#ledger chat (shared with Ledger)
hledger is a computer program for easily tracking money, time, or other commodities, inspired by and compatible with Ledger. It is first a command-line tool, but there is also a web interface and a Haskell library for building your own programs and scripts (hledger is written in Haskell). hledger is free software available under the GNU General Public License v3+.
hledger aims to help both computer experts and regular folks to gain clarity and control in their finances and time management, but currently it is a bit more suited to techies. I use it every day to:
Though limited in features, hledger is lightweight, usable and reliable. For some, it is a simpler, less distracting, more future-proof alternative to Quicken or GnuCash. To get started, see the links to the left.
Has this project saved you or your employer money, time or peace of mind ? Donations to cover costs and to sustain development, documentation, support and project management are welcome! Gittip or . Testimonials, blogging, packaging and of course patches are also helpful.