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  1. Ability to add more than one picture

    At the moment, it seems each expense can only handle a single picture. I suggest that ability to handle more than one picture should be supported. For example, I might want to add a copy of the receipt as well as a picture of the item.

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      12 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

      Makes sense! Ideally, I think we’d like to add the ability to include pictures in comments, which would let you add as many pictures as you want for an expense. This hasn’t made it on to our roadmap yet, but hopefully it’s something we can consider in the future.

    • Each time i need to set the option " Hide Items not involving me ". It would be better made this option as part of account setting.

      Each time when i log in to spliwise, i need to set the option " Hide Items not involving me ". It would be better made this option as part of account setting. So it would be more user friendly.

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        6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Bimonthly expenses (i.e. "every other month")

        Allow users to post expenses that occur bimonthly (i.e. every other month).

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          8 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Display Running Balances

          It would be lovely to see the running balances with each transaction. Basically add a column at the right that says "Bob owes me" and the balance at that time, switch it over to "I owe Bob" if one of his transactions puts me in debt. The last transaction should align with the current balance displayed at the top.

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          • Let users indicate when they have entered all expenses for a group

            The way that my friends and I have been using Splitwise for the past year and a half is, for any group trip we take, we create a separate Splitwise group for that trip. It's a great workflow and Splitwise has been invaluable to us, but one tweak would make it even better:

            We use "simplify debts" to cut down on transactions, and to make that work best, it's best for everyone to wait for every expense from the trip to be added before settling up. The way we've been handling it has just been to have everyone add their…

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              11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

              Thanks for the suggestion! I totally understand this use case – “don’t settle up until I add everything” is something I’ve heard friends of mine say anecdotally. I’ll add this to our list of possible improvements for future versions :)

            • Option to choose display image for groups

              Loved you application a lot, I would like to suggest you that, it will be great if user is allowed to change the image of any group so that it is easily identified in case I have many groups with similar names

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                11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                Thanks for the suggestion! We’ve talked about this a few times, so you’re definitely not the only person to suggest it :) This feature hasn’t actually been added to our roadmap yet, but it’s on our list of possible improvements for the future.

              • View total individual expense in pdf summary

                Splitwise has so much potential as a finance management tool rather than just expense tracking. But the format of the pdf summary generated kind of spoils the party.

                One simple change that would help a lot is having the total expenses made by each person listed in the summary rather than just the amount owed. This would be extremely helpful.

                It would also make more sense than the current format where the total cost for the group is reflected as-is for each individual members. Each individual is more interested in the total amount he/she has spent rather than the total…

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                  4 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                  We know the PDF summary is pretty messy right now – we haven’t had time yet to fix it up the way we’d like. These are some good suggestions, and we’ll hopefully have time to implement some of them in the near future.

                • enable mass editing of expenses

                  I have a bunch of expenses that I want to put in a group but I can't find a way to do it other than one at a time. There should be a way to edit several fields on multiple expenses at once. I see there's a suggestion called "Bulk Edit Expense" but it hasn't been commented on since 2012.

                  By the way, I just clicked to sign in with Google and got this security message from Chrome: You attempted to reach feedback.splitwise.com, but instead you actually reached a server identifying itself as *.uservoice.com. This may be caused by a…

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

                    Hey Aaron – thanks for the suggestion, and sorry that we haven’t posted an update in so long! I’ll bring this up again at next team meeting, though we’ve punted on it several times since it’s such an infrequent request. (The biggest use we see for it is mass-moving expenses between groups – if you or anyone else needs help with that, feel free to send us a support email for now.)

                    Re: the Chrome error, hmm, I’ll pass on a note about that too. We use UserVoice to power our user support, but all logins should be safely redirected – not sure what’s up.

                  • currency rate

                    Currently currency exchange rate is provided automatically and one cannot change it. Typically one cannot buy other currency at official rate as the agent selling the currency also have some margin so we never buy money with the rate splitwise suggests. My idea is to make possible to specify custom exchange rate

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                      6 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Ifttt integration for automated expense management

                      Using split wise in ifttt recipes like outputting to a google spreadsheet for example.

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                        3 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Auto-detect category by querying previous expenses

                        For example, imagine I go to a restaurant called "Alice and Bob".
                        1st time I add an expense, I type "Alice and Bob" in the Description and select "Dining out" as category.
                        2nd time, I type "Alice and Bob" the app may select "Dining out" by itself.

                        Splitwise is still awesome without this feature, but it would definitely be something nice to have!

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                          11 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                          Thanks for the suggestion! Yep, this definitely makes sense – right now, we auto-detect certain words like “dinner”, but we don’t do any intelligent matching based on your past expenses. I’m not sure how technically involved this would be, but I’ll add it to our list of possible improvements for the future :)

                        • provide option to disable venmo and/or paypal

                          I don't have venmo, and paypal repayments are a pain. If I could disable both so that my friends don't attempt to repay me with them, it would be very nice. Obviously this is an option that I set on my account that affects what other people see when they go to 'settle up'.

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                          • to add a widget for the homescreen

                            Hi folks,

                            it would be great to have a widget for the Android app with the following functionality:
                            - Display one Friend per line
                            - Display the Avatar, the name, the total owed amount or the amount the friend owes me
                            - Have a little icon to add a bill and to settle up

                            If you have any questions please feel free to contact me :)

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

                              An Android widget is a great idea :) We just started work on a pretty big Android update – for now, we’re mostly focused on improving the core app, but we’d love to include cool stuff like widgets in a future release.

                            • Currency conversion in the app

                              As a pro subscriber I'd like to be able to do the currency conversion in the app not just on the web version

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

                                Update: the Android 4.0 release includes currency conversion.

                                Thanks for the suggestion and for supporting Splitwise with Pro! This is certainly something we’d like to add in the future.

                                I can’t give a specific timeline unfortunately but your request totally makes sense, especially since many people will be using their mobile phone while traveling.

                                Best,
                                Jon

                              • Add expenses via email

                                It would be killer to be able to email a set email address (ie, bills@splitwise) with a bill name and attachment and have it automatically added as an expense and add the attachment.

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                                • add a 'by calendar' split method

                                  Our household recently had some of its occupants change, and so the payment of things like rent and bills has been complicated. We needed to figureout who was present for each bill, and for how much, and therefore how much they should pay as a result.

                                  Splitting 'by shares' and entering the number of days that people were around was a good solution here, but it's a pain to keep track of that manually.

                                  What I'd love is a calendar where people can be added or removed. Then when an electricity bill comes in (covering 90 days), the date-range for…

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                                  • user may opt to clear recent activity

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

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                                    • settle up as of <date>

                                      the ability to select a bill and settle up at that point, so settle up all bills before this (and perhaps insert that payment into the timeline there)

                                      so if I had 3 bills and I owed $80
                                      April Gas : $20
                                      march Food: $40
                                      March Gas $20

                                      I could select "March Food" and settle up all my previous payments (march food and gas) and after it would look like this

                                      you Owe $20
                                      April Gas : $20
                                      Rich paid $60
                                      march Food: $40
                                      March Gas $20

                                      THANKS!

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                                        5 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                        We’re not currently planning to add something like this as we believe it would not be used by many users and would therefore unnecessarily complicate the interface. If this idea gets a lot of votes, we’ll reconsider.

                                        Marshall

                                      • Slack Integration

                                        It would be great for teams (corporate or otherwise) to use a slack integration to keep track of SplitWise data. Slack is one of the top most platforms where most of us are always on - any plans to get that integration done?

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                                          6 comments  ·  Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • "Who paid" column in Excel export

                                          When you export your data to Excel there should be an additional column indicating who paid for each expense.

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