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  1. Log individual costs too

    The ability to log individual costs for a holiday as well as group costs would be great to show how much an event such as a holiday has cost each person.

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    1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Thanks for the suggestion! You should be able to see your share of expenses in the group totals under the more menu. It’s very basic, but should show you the individual cost in the group.

    Marshall

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    0 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hey there – if you’re using Splitwise on your mobile device, you should be able to do this already! If you’ve granted the Splitwise app access to your contacts, then we’ll automatically let you invite/add people who have a valid email address or US phone number. (Please note that we don’t import phone numbers for some non-US countries right now – that’s something we hope to improve in the future!)

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    Sorry for the confusion! We actually do this already – when someone settles up with you, it adds a transaction to your account with the exact payment amount. You can see this transaction by going to the relevant friend screen or group screen, or by looking at the recent activity screen. Hope that helps!

  4. share rent with irregular stays

    In this apartment, staffs of a company who are in a foreign mission come to stay for 3 months but they dont arrive at the same time. one will be sent earlier and the other for example 10 days later and so on, making an irregular rent sharing system. With 800$ a month, the rule is to share equally and per day of stay in a month. Suppose that there are 3 of us and and one of us comes to stay from the 15th, then: 800÷30÷3×15
    800 (rent)÷ 30 (days)÷ 3 (number of people)× 15 (number of days stayed).…

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    1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Hey there! There are multiple possible ways to handle a situation like this (see our old travel calculator for examples: https://www.splitwise.com/calculators/travel), but it sounds like you probably want the “split by shares” feature. When adding a new expense, just tap on the “split equally” button to change the split, and then choose “split by shares”. You can then give each person shares as follows:

    Person 1: 30 shares
    Person 2: 30 shares
    Person 3: 15 shares

    Splitwise will calculate each person’s share so that Person 3 ends up paying half as much as Person 1 and Person 2.

  5. Show total expense by each member in a group

    Sometimes it will be best if you show that "Vikram Spent 350£ total in this group". This will exclude only my expense, not what I paid for others.

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  6. Optimal Settlement Plan for Group

    We are a group of 6 friends trying to share our travel expenses. The settlement is far from optimal. At the end each person needs to make 5 settlements while this is not necessary.
    You can add a little code to achieve minimum number of settlement to improve the user experience. Well here is the idea of the algorithm:
    1. sort positive balance (to receive money) by value from largest to smallest
    2. sort negative balance (to pay out money) by largest absolute value to smallest absolute value
    3. use the largest absolute valued negative balance to pay the largest…

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    Thanks for the suggestion! We have a very similar feature in groups. If everyone on the trip is in a group, you can turn on Simplify debts which will reduce the number of payments similar to how you suggest.

    Marshall

  7. keep going!

    love the app, love the web. I was starting a similar project and found yours and you are now my "goal". For me this is a personal project to see if I can build such things, but you put the bar quite high!

    I saw that you are a small team, and the "Made with ☻ in Providence, RI, USA" is nice, I am a senior embedded engineer which is learning Angular2 and iOS/Android.

    I will keep an eye on your company.

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  9. Add Symbol for indian Rupees Currency

    It's been so long that Indian Rupees symbol is out. Please include it in Splitwise.

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    We use the official Unicode symbol for INR (₹) on all devices that support it. If you are using an older mobile device or an older computer, you may still see “INR”, “Rs”, or even a “[?]” symbol to represent that your device does not know how to display the modern rupee symbol.

  10. if it is not completely settlement then it allow u to enter how much money is settled and how much is left

    I am using this and sometime we had a problem beacuse everytime we don't settle completely so please add a option if it is not full settlement then how much is settled and how much is left

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  11. Insert a grand total for all expenses for a group

    It would be nice to see a grand total of all expenses for individual groups. I realize this can be done by exporting the data then adding it up, but it just seems like an inefficient process that can be eliminated by inserting a simple sum function.

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    4 comments  ·  Web app  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Group totals exist as a feature on both iOS and Android, and on the website, you can see totals in a group by going to “View printable summary” from the month header above your expenses in the list, and choosing “all time” as the date range on the top right corner.

  12. Really amazing application

    On each expanse it shows the time like.. 3 days ago,2 weeks ago..
    But there should be a exact date and time on activities.
    And a search feature so than one can easily search the particular expanse..

    Thanks..

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  13. Add BYN to currencies.

    Hey guys! Since July 2016 in Belarus we have new currency after redenomination. It's called BYN - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/New_Belarusian_ruble. Could you please add it to the app? Thanks!

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    2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Splitwise automatically hides any transactions that have been fully settled. When you settle up with a friend, or when your group fully settles up, all old expenses are automatically hidden behind a tap or click. (However, we do not delete the transactions, because we think it’s important to be able to review that data later if you wish.)

    If you’re looking for a different behavior, let me know in the comments and I’d be happy to pass on your suggestions :) Have a great day!

  15. Exchange rate option for multiple currencies missing

    If exchange rate can be fed amongst currencies by user then final balance can be achieved in single currency.

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    1 comment  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Splitwise already supports this feature. In split options, choose to “split by shares”. Everyone else pays for 1 share. Your friend who is with his family pays for x shares, where x = total number of family members.

  17. Donations

    Do you accept donations? If not how to do you fund this project. I ask because I love it so much I would hate to see it shut down.

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  18. I am not allowed to change the people involved while editing a Transaction in the group.

    While editing a transaction in a group, I can not add new people to the Transaction. This was supported before.

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    0 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Splitwise still supports editing group transactions. However, it sounds like you may be trying to edit a transaction where one of the people involved has left the group. In that case, you would need to add that person back to the group before you can edit old expenses that involve them.

    If you’re still having issues, email us at support@splitwise.com and let us know what bill you’re trying to edit – we’d be happy to look into it and figure out what’s up.

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    0 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    Sorry for the confusion! You can remove a group member at any time, as long as that person has settled up all of their group balances. Just go to the group’s settings page, then hit the “X” next to that person’s name.

  20. Help for new users

    I am new to the site, and so are my friends. There should be a video available to understand how to use the site.

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