Plain Text Accounting
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Utilizes plain text files and scriptable, command-line-friendly software for bookkeeping/accounting, offering full control over data. Popular tools include Ledger, hledger, and Beancount among others, providing a flexible and vendor-independent approach to accounting.

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The website, a portal to Ledger, hledger, beancount and co. Also the PTA wiki.






10 Feb 16

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  • Location San Francisco, California, United States of America, NA
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  • ASN AS13335

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