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  1. Make Plates for Android.

    The iOS app is gorgeous and I'm jealous.

    125 votes
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      12 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Thanks Jesse, couldn’t agree more. In fact, I’m up-voting this too :) As the Splitwise team’s big Android fan, I keep having to ask my friends to go download Plates so we can use it. Plates for Android is definitely something we want to do, but we’re juggling a ton of priorities on the core app on both iPhone and Android right now. But for sure it’s on our minds, and thanks for submitting the suggestion!

      - Jon

    • Recurring expenses with varying costs

      Allow users to add recurring expenses that will vary in cost month to month and prompt the user for that months cost.

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        7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

        We’d definitely like to address this, but we haven’t yet found a solution we’re happy with. We’re still brainstorming, but we hope to have something to show you in the not-too-distant future :)

      • 116 votes
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          14 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Send Reminder to all people in a group

          When we send a reminder, there should be an option available to send it to all members of the group, instead of sending it to individuals.

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            13 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Make Payment/Bill Due Date Sub Totals (Due now, Due next week, Upcoming bills etc.)

            Make it possible to add bills and set the due date for payments, then display a sub total of overdue payments.

            Currently overdue bills are grouped into the total for bills that will be paid in the future. It would be great if the bill owner could set a due date for the bills, so the payees could then see a sub total of overdue bills, bills coming up, and total bills owed. This could be achieved with a filter on the web app, and integrated into the phone apps later.

            Reminders could then also be automated, and much more…

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              under review  ·  9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Personal expenditure chart

              I love the monthly expenditure pie chart idea. But currently I can only see the break-up of my expenses when I click on a friend, and it only shows me the break up of the expenses I have in common with that particular friend. It would be useful if I could view the monthly break-up of my expenses independent of the friends (maybe a link through my dashboard). It would be even more awesome If I could sort the table below the chart by the amount, to better understand where I am spending more.

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                11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • let the user add values using a comma (,) as a separator.

                We'd be happy if you considered to add to possibility to add values separated by a comma instead of a period as used in most of Europe as well as in South America and other Regions as shown in the map here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Decimal_mark

                87 votes
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                  8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  This should be how both the iPhone and Android app work at this point (please let us know if this is broken for you on either of those). We still have not fixed this issue on the website, though it is something we plan to do.

                  Marshall

                • When editing an unequal split, load the entered # of shares or %

                  The main problem we've been encountering is that the editing of expenses is a bit annoying. We usually split the costs unequally and in parts (when someone brings over a friend or when a plate is eaten during several meals), but when we want to edit the number of parts (to add someone who ate later or simply to correct a mistake), only the amount to be paid by each person is remembered by the website and the number of parts everyone had seems to be forgotten by the app, although that was the input that it became at the…

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                    5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                    Updating our response since it’s been a long time since the idea was opened. Even though saving the type of unequal split feels like something that would obviously be nice to have (I certainly would use it myself every so often), it requires a change to our data structures, and is therefore a bunch of difficult work to fix, especially since it would need to be fixed separately across iPhone, Android, and web.

                    If you have a specific use case where not having this feature is really bothering you a lot, please email support@splitwise.com, or comment below to let us know why it’s important to you. The original poster’s meal example is clear and I’m wondering if there are other reasons why it is needed, or any easier way for us to fix it.

                    In terms of the priorities of our small team, most bills on Splitwise are split…

                  • Unequal Bill Dividing Calculation

                    One of my most common tasks with Splitwise is dividing a bill unequally with one other person. It would be very handy if entering the amount for one person would automatically calculate the remaining amount owed for the other individual.

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                      9 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Add friends without email address or phone number

                      I know that it might be a user acquisition choice, but it is very annoying to not be able to add someone with just their name (i.e. with no email address or phone, so that they don't receive an invite).
                      I find that the user experience is affected a lot by this and I am switch back to another app because of this despite how good splitwise is overall.

                      There are indeed several use cases where I would like to add people without contact details:
                      - At a specific event, for example a party where I need to enter the…

                      81 votes
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                        30 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                        Thanks for the detailed feedback – it’s always useful to hear, and I’ll pass it on :)

                        One small feature you may not be aware of: on our website, Splitwise does allow you to add group members without email addresses, which hopefully helps for the “large party” scenario. My apologies that the same feature isn’t available on our mobile apps!

                      • allow expense to be tracked to a given budget

                        i.e. if our household (group) budget is 100 USD a month, split wise shows us how much we have spent of that to date - how much has been spent as allocated to the grocery expense category vs what was defined as the budget. Would be great if we could set budgets for each expense category.

                        Would make a great tool even better at helping us control spend! Seeing a visual budget is much more motivating ;)

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                          11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Budgets definitely make a lot of sense. They’re not a feature on our roadmap yet (we’re a tiny team, and still focused on other improvements), but hopefully they’re something we can work on in the future.

                        • 81 votes
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                            10 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                            The Facebook invite system has changed a lot over the years, and it makes it hard for users to receive updates, notifications, etc. Also, many users do not like getting invites through Facebook.

                            We are still open to doing this, and we’ll leave it under review for further voting or commentary. For now, we recommend you send invites via email or SMS.

                          • 72 votes
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                              17 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Add itemized split method to iOS app?

                              I love using itemized splits on the website, but can't seem to find this feature in the iOS app. Any plans to bring it to iOS?

                              Thanks!

                              71 votes
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                                12 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                Updating this since it’s been a while. We’re still leaving this as a possible future improvement. This is not a very popular feature on our website. Figuring out the design for mobile apps continues to be a challenge. Sorry for the inconvenience!

                              • Disable Debt Simplification

                                An option to disable debt shuffling within friends.

                                64 votes
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                                  8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                  Debt simplification can be disabled in groups on the group settings screen – just turn the “simplify debts?” switch to off under “Advanced settings”.

                                  We don’t currently have a setting to block yourself from debt simplifications among friends, but it’s something we may consider in the future. In the meantime, you can revert a debt simplification at any time by deleting any part of it, and the entire transaction will be undone.

                                • Plates Integration

                                  Find a way to integrate Plates with Split Wise so calculations can be ported between apps.

                                  64 votes
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                                    6 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    We definitely want to improve Plates + Splitwise integration over time! Right now, if you share a Plates bill with a friend, they can click on the link and then save their share as a Splitwise IOU. We haven’t had a chance to make updates to Plates in a while, but in the future, we hope to let you do that straight from the Plates app. Until then, apologies for the inconvenience!

                                  • Share the balance via Whatsapp

                                    It would be great if I can send a message to Whatsapp (telegram, etc..) with the balance of any group.
                                    Something the not all the group is checking the application or they even don't want to download it, so you need to use other channels to share the balance.

                                    63 votes
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                                      9 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                      We do allow you to send reminders via email in the app and on the website you can grab a printable group summary from the group expense list month headers. I’m not sure if we’ll ever support whatsapp directly, but we’ll consider it if this gets a lot of votes.

                                      Marshall

                                    • is it possible to integrate UPI (UNIFIED PAYMENT SYSTEM) for Indian users ??

                                      UPI is a payment method introduced in India to transact between users and organisation. it would simplify the transactions between users if that can be integrated to Splitwise ✌

                                      60 votes
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                                        9 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • user may opt to clear recent activity

                                        let the user decide whether recent activity need to be cleared.

                                        59 votes
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                                          10 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Weekly Reminders

                                          a setting that would automatically send a reminder every week or so for bills

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