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Adam and Jerod are joined once again by James Long. He was on the podcast five years ago discussing the surprise success of Prettier, an opinionated code formatter that’s still in use to this day. This time around we’re going deep on Actual, his personal finance system James built as a business for over 4 years before recently opening it up and making it 100% free.
Has James given up on the business? Or will this move Actual(ly) breathe new life into a piece of software that’s used and beloved by many? Tune in to find out.
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- James Long – Twitter, GitHub, Website
- Adam Stacoviak – Twitter, GitHub, LinkedIn, Website
- Jerod Santo – Twitter, GitHub
Notes and Links
- Actual’s website
- Actual’s Discord
- Actual on GitHub
- Open-sourcing Actual
- You Need a Budget
- Dave Ramsey’s EveryDollar
- The Broken Window Theory
- Absurd SQL on GitHub
Something missing or broken? PRs welcome!