Updates and downloads will end 7 August
From 7 August 2019 no further updates will be made to the
MoneySmart TrackMySPEND app. The app will also no longer be
available for download from the App store or Google Play.
Here we provide information on other ways to track your
spending, accessing your TrackMySPEND data and how to provide
Other apps and tools to track your spending
There are several different ways you can track your spending
Use another app
There are numerous free and paid spender tracker and money
management apps available to download on the App store and Google
Some apps offer more options, such as setting spending limits
and reminders, and seeing your expenses at a glance.
Look at your statements and receipts
When you use a debit or credit card, every transaction is
recorded for you.
You can view or download these transactions using online
banking, or look at your hard-copy statements or receipts.
You can also look at the money management tools your bank
Write it down
Write down every dollar you spend in a spreadsheet or on paper.
Include the amount, item (or store name) and date. You should do
this for both cash and card purchases.
Do this as you spend, or set a reminder to do it once a day,
using your receipts.
Why TrackMySPEND updates are
While the app has been popular over time, its core design and
functionality is ageing. Despite updates, the age of the app makes
it increasingly unstable. More up-to-date tools and apps which have
integrated banking data are being offered by other providers.
Ending updates to TrackMySpend enables us to develop the next
generation of tools and services on MoneySmart.
users keep using TrackMySPEND?
You will be able to continue using TrackMySPEND if it is already
downloaded on your phone. However it will no longer be supported or
updated and you won't be able to sync your data between devices.
Over time, your phone software may also become incompatible with
Getting a copy
of your TrackMySPEND data
Complete the following steps:
- Open the app
- Go to Settings
- Click on Export
This will allow you to download the data as a CSV file.
I use your
TrackMyGOALS app. Will this still be available?
TrackMyGOALS will also no longer be updated or available for
download from 7 August 2019.
You can use the savings goals calculator to
work out how long it will take to reach your savings goals.
Thank you for using our services. We look
forward to developing the next generation of tools and services on
Last updated: 08 Aug 2019