We are inspired to educate people on healthy spending habits and sound and effective financial planning. Our goal is to assist people around the globe to learn about budgeting, investing, and planning for their futures.
What it does
Our website collects and analyzes personal financial data to reflect one's current financial health status. It gathers data such as current assets, liabilities, and financial goals to create a customizable plan for improving one's financial health.
How we built it
Challenges we ran into
Accomplishments that we're proud of
Assimilating dynamic data visualizations which immediately change according to user input. Establishment of the EC2 AWS server and Node.js network communications using JSON on the backend.
What we learned
The capabilities of d3.js and angular.js and their ability to create a beautiful and dynamic web experience. The complexities of working over a network and communicating with a cloud server.
What's next for Budget Buddy
More detailed financial analysis and predictions. The ability to choose custom budget plans to fit every user's needs. Potential recommendation engine for spending and investing habits and tips for users to get out of debt.