updated 12:30 pm EDT, Thu September 20, 2012
iBank update adds new budget views
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iBank update brings new budget comparison views
IGG Software has launched an update for the desktop version of iBank, a personal finance management tool. A new view that allows users to see budgets against actual reports has been added in the update, along with an improved budget view. Users can now quickly compare budgets with actual spending for any customizable time period. Along with speed improvements within budget functions, users can also now edit the accounts used for a given budget. Other changes include Retina support, an improved budget view, and numerous bug fixes. iBank 4.6 is free to current users of iBank 4 and is available immediately via the IGG website. The Mac App Store version has been submitted to Apple and will be launched upon approval.