Sounds like you want something like M$ Money or Intuit Quicken. >All of this discussions reminds me of an idea that I have been thinking of >for some time now. I normally keep track of all of my finances via excel >spread sheets. The one major draw back I have with the product, and it >could be from my lack of understanding the tool, is that links to other pages >can get really screwed up when I start moving stuff around. I would like to >see a product deal with my financial transactions as objects that can be >linked to other objects. Free to move about. >I would like to see a purchase which is linked to my credit card payment >which is then linked to my banking account. This way I can keep >full track of all transactions, where they were paid from, and build reports >showing where my money is going. All of this with a simple interface and >easy to use database and viola! You've made me happy in not having to >use excel anymore. Using decimal arithmetic is a great idea. With excel >using double float I don't get the exactness that I need. I especially note >this >when I use a formula to half an amount and display it to two decimal >places. I notice a lot of error (penny wise) when I start summing totals >which really irks me. Forces me to hard code values instead of formulas.