Now easier to reorder your categories
New feature · 27 Jan, 2016

We’ve introduced a handle to the left of each category row on the Categories page, making it easier to reorder categories. Works great on tablets too! We’ve a lot of updates coming soon, please stay tuned!


PocketSmith companion mobile app now in beta
Feature in beta · 23 Dec, 2015

The PocketSmith companion mobile app is now in public beta, which means it’s available for everyone to download and test. The app is available for iOS and Android, and will let you quickly categorize transactions and view your account balances. You can also view and edit transactions. Learn more on the mobile landing page.

Introducing your PocketSmith Digest
Feature in beta · 3 Dec, 2015

We’re beta-testing the new Digest, which gives you simple, key insights into how you’re doing with your money. Choose to see present and historical reports by week, month or year! To activate this report, become a beta tester via Beta settings, and then view it from the “Budgets & Reports” menu. Please let us know your thoughts!


Transaction Reviewing has been released!
New feature · 19 Nov, 2015

Now you can choose to review transactions as they’re received by PocketSmith! Review all new transactions, live feed categorized, or rule categorized transactions. Head to Settings > User Preferences > Transaction Reviewing to set it up!

For more details, check out the knowledge base article


Live feed transactions won't be re-imported after delete
Update · 16 Nov, 2015

We’ve released an update which stops live bank feed transactions that have been deleted from being reimported. Once deleted, transactions will not reappear unless an option under the individual “Account preferences” is unchecked. Read more on our knowledgebase here.

Yodlee Bank Feed Additions, November 2015
Blog post · 5 Nov, 2015

An update of our live bank feed support list has been performed, which introduces support for over 500 new institutions added across the US, United Kingdom, Australia and Spain. Below is a full list of all institutions that have been added.


Yodlee Bank Feed Additions for November 2015
Update · 4 Nov, 2015

We’ve updated our support list for live bank feeds, and over 500 new institutions have been added across the US, United Kingdom, Australia and Spain. See all additions here.

Net Worth enhancements released
Update · 29 Oct, 2015

A number of improvements to how Net Worth accounts work have been released today. We’ve introduced a new “purchase date” field, and have resolved a number of other quirks with how these accounts are managed and appear in the app. For a complete overview of what has changed, please see this article on our knowledgebase.

Quick-look transactions popup released
New feature · 22 Oct, 2015

Now when you click on something that contains transactions (e.g. Dashboard pie chart and budgets, Calendar, Cashflows etc), you'll be shown them straight away in a pop-up, along with a link to jump off into the full Transactions view for the displayed transactions. Much quicker to see what is going on!

Faster PocketSmith has arrived
News · 15 Oct, 2015

The dust has settled on the release of the newer, speedier PocketSmith yesterday. We hope that you’re finding things quicker to use - all metrics here are showing a huge improvement.

Faster PocketSmith launches, Oct 14 at 1pm NZT, 12am UTC
News · 12 Oct, 2015

We’re launching a faster version of PocketSmith on Wednesday, October 14 at 1pm NZT, 12am UTC / Tuesday October 13 at 5pm PT, 7pm CT. Though no downtime is required for this launch, anyone using PocketSmith at the upgrade time will need to re-login again.

Please feel free to give the faster version a spin at in the meantime!

Now you can upload multiple OFX and QIF files at once!
New feature · 9 Oct, 2015

New feature has been released, you can now upload multiple OFX or QIF files at the same time! This is great for getting set up, or updating all your non-live-feed accounts far faster than before. Find this under the "Add" menu in the Transactions page.

We're testing out a faster PocketSmith!
Feature in beta · 5 Oct, 2015

Recently some back-end changes to make PocketSmith faster have been completed. We’ve now passed the internal testing stage, and are ready for you to give things a test! Check it out at - we hope that things feel snappier. Please report any issues that you notice to us at [email protected].

Account and Scenario toggle improvements in the Calendar
New feature · 2 Oct, 2015

The Calendar now offers more flexibility for viewing your accounts and scenarios! A panel can be activated from the sidebar, which features toggles for individual accounts and scenarios. This is especially useful for grouped accounts, and also resolves all issues around referencing another account from Net Worth assets too.

Calendar sidebar scenario selection improvements
Update · 22 Sep, 2015

We’ve changed the Calendar sidebar to make scenarios easier to access from an account. This paves the way for making Net Worth accounts work better within the sidebar. Just click the vertical dots next to each account in the sidebar to select which scenarios you’d like displayed.

Multi-currency support now for graphs
Update · 18 Sep, 2015

The net worth graphs in PocketSmith have been updated to convert foreign currency amounts into your native base currency! This is featured on all combined balance graphs throughout the app.

Calling all developers — the PocketSmith API is here!
Feature in beta · 17 Sep, 2015

Today we’re launching the much-anticipated PocketSmith API into beta, allowing developers to build awesome apps on top of PocketSmith. Register as a developer and take a squiz at the documentation over at the new developer centre.

Dates now remembered in Dashboard pie chart
Update · 4 Sep, 2015

Selected dates are now persisted in the Earning & Spending pie chart widget on the Dashboard. When you log in to PocketSmith now, the date range shown in the pie chart should span the same period that was previously set.

New "Leave overlapping transactions out" option
Update · 31 Aug, 2015

This is one for those people who upload their transaction files. When uploading a file, You can now choose to “Leave overlapping transactions out”, as well as the old “Replace existing transactions with overlaps” option. More info at

Balance graph Y-axis bounds now reflects data
Update · 26 Aug, 2015

The balance / Net Worth graph that appears throughout the application will now have its Y-axis automatically scale to the data being viewed. The upper bound will always display the maximum value of the data shown, and the lower will show the minimum.

Welcome to the new PocketSmith!
New feature · 19 Aug, 2015

We’re delighted to release a major update to the application, which features a ton of usability updates and improvements.

Read about what’s new, and also take a look at the older versions of PocketSmith’s design.

New user interface will launch tomorrow, August 20, 2015
News · 19 Aug, 2015

Tomorrow we’ll be launching the new user interface, alongside our new website! We’re currently aiming for around 11am NZST. While no downtime is required, you will need to log in again after the switch. More information tomorrow!

If you want another look before launch, head to

Ordering of accounts in the Account Summary fixed
Update · 18 Aug, 2015

We’ve fixed the ordering of accounts in the Account Summary. Within their own account types, each account will now respect the order given to them on the Organize Accounts & Scenarios page.

Account update emails: budgets now take refunds into account
Bug fix · 12 Aug, 2015

Previously, current budgets in the account update email didn’t include refunds in the budget calculations. This bug has now been fixed, bringing the update emails in line with the rest of the application.

Don’t have account update emails set up yet? Learn more about them here.

Labels now included in CSV export, bugfix for transfer budgets
Update · 7 Aug, 2015

Small change on the main app: labels are now included in the “Export All Transactions to CSV” option (Settings > User Preferences > Export data). Some bugfixes for deleting transfer budgets have also been released.

All development items are also completed for the beta of the new user interface! We’re now in the final stages of testing on this side, join us at