Finance Package Documentation

Finance Package provides some tools for forecasting and reporting

The lastest released version of the code is available at:

The development reference is at


Finance package provides a growing library of procedures for use with financial accounting and related topics, including long-term debt, fixed assets, forecasting and data analysis.


Copyright (c) 2014 Benjamin Brink
po box 20, Marylhurst, OR 97036-0020 usa

Finance Package is open source and published under the GNU General Public License, 
consistent with the OpenACS system license:
A local copy is available at accounts-finance/www/doc/LICENSE.html

    This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify
    it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by
    the Free Software Foundation, either version 2 of the License, or
    (at your option) any later version.

    This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
    but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
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Forecasting is about asking "What if.."; Plans and status reports are about keeping a forecast relevant and sharing with key project stakeholders. Accounts-finance package is designed to minimize burdens associated with these endeavors.


Package Features

  • Project Reporting Evaluation and Track Task Interpretation (PRETTI) charts.

Example apps on how to use the code are linked from the www directory of this package.

For a list of available procedures, see account-finance's procedure library via /api-doc/ on a site running OpenACS with account-finance installed.