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Category Comparison Reports

This report lets you compare your spending/saving habits between categories over a set time period.
This report is only available for ClearCheckbook Premium members.

Where to find this report

With the Categories tab selected, click on the Compare link.

Category Comparison Reports - Location
Location of Category Comparison reports

What does this report tell me?

This report lets you compare your withdrawals or deposits from one set of categories against another set of categories for a certain time period. You can also change whether or not you want the report to display the data by day or by month.

You can use the Options form above the reports to change how the report is calculated.

Category Comparison Reports - Report Options
Category Comparison Report Options

In the example below, we're comparing Withdrawals between Eating Out and Groceries and showing the view by Day.

Category Comparison Reports - Selected Report Options
Search form with selected criteria

The report from the selected criteria above looks like the following. You can hover over the report to view the amounts.

Category Comparison Reports - Result based on search options
Result from selected criteria

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