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Beancount is described as 'A double-entry bookkeeping computer language that lets you define financial transaction records in a text file, read them in memory, generate a variety of reports from them, and provides a web interface' and is an app in the business & commerce category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Beancount for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is GnuCash, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Beancount are KMyMoney, Ledger, Transity and Moneydance.

Beancount alternatives are mainly Personal Finance Tools but may also be Budget Managers or Online Banking Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Beancount.
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  1. GnuCash icon

    GnuCash

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • PortableApps.com
    257 alternatives to GnuCash 

    GnuCash is personal and small-business financial-accounting software, freely licensed under the GNU GPL and available for GNU/Linux, BSD, Solaris, Mac OS X and Microsoft Windows.

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    1.  Privacy focusedGnuCash is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  PortableGnuCash can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    KMyMoney

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    167 alternatives to KMyMoney 

    KMyMoney is a cross-platform personal finance manager built on KDE frameworks technologies for your desktop and notebook environment. It enables users to keep careful track of their personal finances by providing a broad array of financial features and tools.

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    Ledger

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    159 alternatives to Ledger 

    Ledger is a powerful, double-entry accounting system that is accessed from the UNIX command-line. This may put off some users, since there is no flashy UI, but for those who want unparalleled reporting access to their data there are few alternatives.

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    1.  Command line interfaceLedger either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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    Transity

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • npm
    3 alternatives to Transity 

    The plain text accounting tool of the future. Keep track of your , , , ,  on your command line.

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    1.  Command line interfaceTransity either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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      Moneydance

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      193 alternatives to Moneydance 

      Moneydance is easy to use personal finance software that is loaded with all the features you need: online banking and bill payment, account management, budgeting and investment tracking.

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      hledger

      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      151 alternatives to hledger 

      hledger is a lightweight accounting program for tracking money, time, or other commodities, on unix, mac and windows. With simple yet powerful functionality accessed from command line, terminal or web browser, it is a reliable, cross-platform alternative to Quicken, GnuCash...

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      OpenMoneyBox

      • Windows
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      • Android
      • F-Droid
      51 alternatives to OpenMoneyBox 

      OpenMoneyBox is an application designed to manage small personal money budgets in the easiest way.

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      FI Scouts

      • iPhone
      239 alternatives to FI Scouts 

      FI Scouts is an app that guides you on your way to financial independence.

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      Oolong

      • iPhone
      238 alternatives to Oolong 

      Oolong is a simple budget replacement that helps you decide if you can afford that new apartment, furry friend, or vacation to Japan. Whereas other budgets take forever to setup and require meticulous input... Oolong takes just 5 minutes!

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      GreenStash

      • Android
      70 alternatives to GreenStash 

      GreenStash is a simple FOSS android app to help you plan and manage your savings goals easily and establish the habit of saving money.

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