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Interactive map for grouped activities within a financial and social management system
03/26/15 - 20150088704 - Embodiments of the invention comprise systems, computer program products, and methods for a financial and social management system that provides improved tracking and management related to how, where, when, and with whom a user enters into activities. The financial and social management system captures activity information and images from various...

Grouped packages for a financial and social management system
03/26/15 - 20150088705 - Embodiments of the invention comprise systems, computer program products, and methods for a financial and social management system that provides improved tracking and management related to how, where, when, and with whom a user enters into activities. The financial and social management system captures activity information and images from various...

Method, system, and computer-readable medium for managing and collecting receivables
03/26/15 - 20150088706 - Methods, systems, and computer-readable media for managing and collecting receivables are disclosed....

Systems and methods of access control and system integration
03/26/15 - 20150088707 - Automated provisioning, according to one example embodiment, enables a mutual customer to establish an intelligent and automated connection between an accounting software system and their financial institution. For example, this might be achieved by allowing a financial institution customer to make feeds from their bank accounts available to the accounting...

Analytics-driven automated reconciliation of financial transactions
03/19/15 - 20150081481 - Embodiments relate to analytics-driven automated reconciliation of financial transactions. External information is correlated with a plurality of financial transaction reconciliation exceptions associated with a sequence of financial transactions over a period of time. A plurality of causal factors is identified from the external information associated with a pattern of the...

Analytics-driven automated reconciliation of financial transactions
03/19/15 - 20150081482 - Embodiments relate to analytics-driven automated reconciliation of financial transactions. External information is correlated with a plurality of financial transaction reconciliation exceptions associated with a sequence of financial transactions over a period of time. A plurality of causal factors is identified from the external information associated with a pattern of the...

Intraday cash flow optimization
03/19/15 - 20150081483 - Embodiments relate to intraday cash flow optimization. Transactions are accessed on a business-to-business integration network from a plurality of sources linked with payment delivery system data from a financial service system. The transactions are associated with two or more compartmentalized entities. The transactions are characterizes based on the payment delivery...

Automated cost calculation for virtualized infrastructure
03/19/15 - 20150081484 - In one embodiment, a method includes storing a cost assigned to a physical computing device in a storage device. The physical computing device is found in a physical infrastructure of a data center. The method determines an instantiation of a virtual machine in a virtual infrastructure. Information for a provisioning...

Sales order data collection and management system
03/19/15 - 20150081485 - A computer implemented method and a sales order data collection and management system (SODCMS) collect and manage sales order data including data from a web based sales order, a manual sales order, a sales order over a communication device, a third party consumer to consumer web based sales order, etc....

System and method for performing reconciliation of an account using at least three sets of records
03/12/15 - 20150073949 - A method and system for reconciling an account among three data sources, including data provided by or on behalf of an entity, data provided by an asset manager, and data provided by a custodian of an account held by the entity. The system identifies data provided by the entity and...

Auditing rules optimizer
03/12/15 - 20150073950 - Methods, systems, and computer program products for determining when to audit a transaction. An auditing rules optimizer system receives data relating to a transaction conducted by a first business entity that includes a travel product provided by a second business entity. The transaction may be classified as being a type...

Automated systems and methods for auditing and disputing third-party records of payments to professionals
03/12/15 - 20150073951 - Systems, methods, and computer program product for verifying financial exchanges made by an organization to a professional include obtaining, from a third-party database, payment information related to payments purportedly made by one or more organizations to a professional, automatically comparing the payment information obtained from the third-party database related to...

Systems and methods for daily recommended spend
03/12/15 - 20150073952 - To address the challenges of managing the cash flow of an individual, the present solution provides for an efficient and automated Recommended Spend Evaluator tool. In an industrialized market where individuals make numerous purchases on a daily bases, while simultaneously incurring and managing dozens of bills and expenses, the systems...

In-card access control and monotonic counters for offline payment processing system
03/12/15 - 20150073953 - Preventing fraud during an offline transaction by encoding a randomly-generated card verification code onto a smart card. The verification code is transmitted to a contactless device during each transaction, wherein it is cross-referenced with the account number to ensure presence of the card. Also, every transaction record is signed by...

System and method for data analytics
03/12/15 - 20150073954 - The invention relates to a system and method for providing anonymized, filtered data from a financial institution having cardholders to a business client. The method may include the steps of storing data in at least one database. The data may include credit card transaction data and debit card transaction data...

Entropic link filter for automatic network generation
03/05/15 - 20150066713 - Methods and systems are disclosed for enhancing the information value of data networks. Consistent with disclosed embodiments, in large datasets, automated linking between data entries is facilitated by configuration and application of one or more entropic filters to the data. A computer system separates the data into groups based on...

Dynamic management and netting of transactions using executable rules
03/05/15 - 20150066714 - Systems and methods for dynamically managing and netting transactions based on one or more sets of netting rules are disclosed. The present invention dynamically associates transactions with one or more collections based on the execution of netting rules to identify transactions that may be ideal for netting and to perform...

System and method for identifying taxable events for mobile property
02/26/15 - 20150058183 - A system and method for identifying taxable events for mobile assets such as aircraft is described. The system and method including a receiver capable of detecting mobile assets in the vicinity of a known location, wherein data about the mobile assets is collected by the receiver. A server, including a...

System and method for identifying taxable events for mobile property
02/26/15 - 20150058184 - A system and method for identifying taxable events for mobile assets such as aircraft is described. The system and method including a receiver capable of detecting mobile assets in the vicinity of a known location, wherein data about the mobile assets is collected by the receiver. A server, including a...

System and method for ensuring accurate reimbursement for travel expenses
02/26/15 - 20150058185 - An Expense Verification System (EVS) checks for fraud/errors in reimbursement requests. The EVS stores rules for reimbursement in accordance with company policies. The EVS receives travel reservation records for auditing, parses the records to identify a reference number, and then obtains from a trusted source travel record data for a...

Searching digital receipts at a mobile device
02/26/15 - 20150058186 - The present invention extends to methods, systems, and computer program products for searching digital receipts at a mobile device. A customer mobile device receives and stores one or more digital receipts. The one or more digital receipts correspond to transactions conducted with a merchant. A user can select search criteria...

Systems and methods for presenting financial data
02/19/15 - 20150052031 - Embodiments described herein disclose systems and methods for mapping financial data points to inquiries, wherein responsive to receiving a query, a single financial data point may be presented to a user....

Transactional messaging systems and methods
02/19/15 - 20150052032 - A transactional messaging system displaying financial transactions in a user interface structured to resemble an email messaging user interface and/or an instant messaging user interface. The financial transactional messaging system presents and interacts with the financial transactions as email or instant messages, reducing the complexity of tracking, managing and processing...

Community-based usage monitoring
02/12/15 - 20150046301 - The present application describes methods, systems, and apparatuses for community-based usage monitoring. An overall service usage, such as an average daily usage for a plurality of subscribers is determined. A service usage for a particular subscriber of the plurality of subscribers is also determined, such as an average daily usage....

Transaction level modeling method and apparatus
02/12/15 - 20150046302 - A system, method, and computer-readable storage medium configured to enable transaction level modeling of payment card use....

Multi-currency financial consolidation
02/12/15 - 20150046303 - An electronic multinational consolidation system and method of combining and translating financial data by automatically applying the correct exchange rate based on predetermined accounting rules to each required general ledger, providing mapping tools to assure consistency across various general ledgers and, hence, accurate financial reporting and allowing for historical corrections...

In-memory-database-driven business consolidation system reporting
02/05/15 - 20150039478 - The present disclosure describes methods, systems, and computer program products for providing enhanced business consolidation system reporting functionality according to an implementation. One computer-implemented method includes retrieving financial journal entry data from a total record for consolidation into a consolidated financial report, the financial journal entry data classified as single...

Electronic receipt system, merchandise sales data processing apparatus, and electronic receipt management server
02/05/15 - 20150039479 - An electronic receipt management server includes a storage unit, a network interface configured to receive electronic receipt information related to a merchandise sale, membership information of a consumer associated with the merchandise sale, company information of a store associated with the merchandise sale, and a status indicating issuance of a...

Use of e-receipts to determine total cost of ownership
01/29/15 - 20150032581 - Embodiments of the invention are directed to a system, method, or computer program product for utilizing e-receipt data and other electronic communication data between a merchant and customer regarding a transaction to provide misappropriation protection based on address and/or merchant store information associated with the e-receipt or other e-communication. In...

Signature extraction from accounting ratios
01/29/15 - 20150032582 - The method disclosed includes steps to identify mislabelling based on accounting data. The steps include: extracting a plurality of accounting ratios from accounting data based on a predefined metadata; deriving linguistic values for the accounting ratios; constructing a vector with linguistic values of accounting ratios; comparing the vector with a...

Method and system for tracking project impacts, event impacts, and energy savings
01/29/15 - 20150032583 - A method assesses an energy impacting event at a facility using an energy management system. One or more energy consuming endpoints of the facility are sub-metered and data from the sub-metered endpoints is transmitted to the energy management system. A project is created within the EMS by entering project definition...

Computer implemented reporting system and method
01/22/15 - 20150026021 - A computer-implemented system is provided for managing a commercial entity and providing reports. The system comprises a cloud-based reporting component configured to receive transaction-related data from at least one electronic device located at the entity; process the transaction-related data to generate a cash-sheet reconciliation report; communicate at least a portion...

Cost item life cycle viewer with configurable document traversal options
01/15/15 - 20150019392 - A method, system, and computer program product for enterprise accounting software applications. The computer implemented method commences upon receiving a single user-specified indication of a subject cost item. Then, responsive to the single user-specified indication, the method traverses from the subject cost item to at least one of a successor...

Information processing apparatus and program
01/08/15 - 20150012397 - An information processing apparatus includes a member correlating unit that correlates a membership code to a user, an electronic receipt receiving unit that receives electronic receipt information correlated with the membership code from an electronic receipt managing server that manages the electronic receipt information, and an electronic receipt displaying unit...

Application for payroll providers
01/01/15 - 20150006339 - Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods and computer program products for enrolling in a direct deposit program. In some embodiments, a system is configured to: initiate the presentation of a first interface prompting a user to enter user credentials associated with the user's financial institution account for...

Payment transparency tool
01/01/15 - 20150006340 - Embodiments of the invention comprise systems, computer program products, and methods for a payment transparency tool that enables users (e.g., employees and/or customers) to identify the rules for payment assessments, the reasons that specific payments were assessed on customer accounts, and the criteria for avoiding future payments. The payment transparency...

Optimizing generation of agency debit memos
12/25/14 - 20140379537 - Methods, systems, and computer program products for determining an expected value of generating an agency debit memo and/or inquiry, scheduling a task of generating the memo and/or inquiry, and determining optimal operator staffing levels. An optimizer module determines if an agency debit memo should be generated based on a probability...

Methods for calculating return on investment for a contact center and devices thereof
12/25/14 - 20140379538 - A method, non-transitory computer readable medium, and account manager device comprises obtaining a plurality of inputs associated with the contact center in response to a request to calculate the return on investment associated with the contact center, wherein the plurality of inputs includes one or more contact center historical data...

System and/or method for determining needs and ability assessment
12/18/14 - 20140372261 - A system and a method are disclosed for accessing the need and ability of an organization such as a business to use a financial product. The need is related to the length of time it takes the organization to receive payment after making a sale, and whether the organization receives...

User experience for capturing and reconciling items
12/18/14 - 20140372262 - A management component in a computer system provides user input mechanisms that allow a user to capture items and reconcile them to a report in the computer system. The items in a given report can be separately viewed and edited....

User experience for capturing and managing items
12/18/14 - 20140372263 - A management component in a computer system provides user input mechanisms that allow a user to view reports for the computer system. The items in a given report can be separately viewed and edited and the report can be submitted for approval....

Method of verifying a debt
12/11/14 - 20140365346 - A method of verifying a debt and ownership of the debt including the steps of providing a Debt System in which information on debts, the person/organization who owes each of the debts, and the person/organization who owns each of the debts are registered, registering in the Debt System a debtor...

Using commerce networks to facilitate business interactions among entities
12/11/14 - 20140365347 - The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates business interaction. During operation, the system obtains a model of a commerce network containing a set of entities, a set of relationships among the entities, a set of interactions related to commerce among the entities, and a set of activities associated with...

Identifying and resolving discrepancies between purchase documents and invoices
12/11/14 - 20140365348 - In an embodiment, a computer-implemented method operating at a server system is disclosed. The server hosts and electronic procurement system. In response to receiving an invoice, a purchase document corresponding to the invoice is identified. Contents of the purchase document are compared to contents of the invoice. A discrepancy is...

Method and system for showrooming detection
12/04/14 - 20140358741 - A method for identifying instances of showrooming includes: storing a plurality of location data entries, each location data entry including a geographic location and location timestamp; storing a plurality of transaction data entries, each transaction data entry including a merchant identifier and transaction timestamp; identifying at least one matched data...

Systems and methods for mapping in-store transactions to customer profiles
12/04/14 - 20140358742 - Example systems and methods for mapping in-store transactions to customer profiles are described. In one implementation, a method receives information of a plurality of customer profiles of a plurality of online customers. Each of the customer profiles includes a plurality of types of attributes associated with a respective one of...

Travel mistake and fraud detection
12/04/14 - 20140358743 - In some example implementations, there is provided a method for mistake and fraud detection. The method may include receiving, at an expense management system, an item for reimbursement; processing, based on one or more rules, the received item to detect whether additional processing including auditing is to be performed on...

Bitemporal milestoning of model free data
12/04/14 - 20140358744 - Embodiments of the invention are directed to systems, methods and computer program products for bitemporal milestoning. An exemplary apparatus is configured to: receive a fact; store the fact in a database, wherein the storing of the fact is associated with a first system starting time, a first system ending time,...

Automated accounting method
12/04/14 - 20140358745 - A method of providing financial services to a user that includes: providing a web based application allowing the user to enter data relating to an enterprise; executing within the web based application at least one algorithm of a plurality of algorithms upon the data entered, with at least one algorithm...

Method of implementing a financial wellness programme and a system therefor
12/04/14 - 20140358746 - A system and method of implementing a financial management programme includes defining a plurality of financial management programme areas and receiving data relating to the financial compliance of an individual or organisation in each of the financial management programme areas. The data is stored in a database and then processing...

Associating off-line transactions with on-line visitor web sessions
11/27/14 - 20140351102 - Methods, system, and computer program products for associating off-line transactions involving a product with visitors to a web-site. Data relating to an off-line transaction and data relating to visitors to a web-site is received in a computer. The computer determines a score for each visitor based on a number of...

Reconciliation system in managerial subsidiaries
11/27/14 - 20140351103 - A method and system for financial reconciliation automation in managerial subsidiaries through system accounting controls. The embodiments of the present disclosure solve systemic organizational accounting problems by supporting transactional integrity, allowing for separate revenue valuations by function, instilling parallel control models throughout a client implementation, and decoupling ancillary concerns from...

Data managment systems and processing for financial risk analysis
11/27/14 - 20140351104 - A computer based system and method is directed to the determination of aggregate metrics of select financial indicators utilizing a protocol that preserves the confidentiality of the individual data sets comprising the aggregate metrics. The data processing system provides industry wide transparency of financial risk, concentration and the like based...

Electronic invoicing and payment
11/13/14 - 20140337188 - A method includes maintaining match data indicative of a correspondence between a past payment and a past invoice of a biller, the correspondence having previously been inferred from data associated with the past payment and data associated with the past invoice; and inferring a correspondence between a received payment and...

Using online professional networks to facilitate expense management
10/30/14 - 20140324644 - The disclosed embodiments provide a system that facilitates expense management. The system includes a reporting apparatus that obtains an image of a receipt for an expense of a user. Next, the reporting apparatus enables, for the user, entering of expense data for the expense using information from an online professional...

Method and system for configuring and processing compensation plans
10/30/14 - 20140324645 - A computer-implemented method of configuring and processing a compensation plan in a plan management system is disclosed, including the steps of presenting a graphical user interface via a display device that is configured to present guidance and receive user input related to the compensation plan. The method further includes the...

Transaction data representations using an adjacency matrix
10/30/14 - 20140324646 - In some example embodiments, a system and method is illustrated as including receiving an indication of a period of time and a recursive operation to segment the period of time. Account data including at least one account identifier and transaction data for the at least one account identifier for the...

Cloud services expenditure analytics
10/30/14 - 20140324647 - A method is provided for analyzing cloud services expenditures. The method determines and displays an amount spent on cloud services for a cloud account is performed. The amount spent includes an amount spent on the cloud services for a current day of the cloud services billing period and all days...

Determining datacenter costs
10/23/14 - 20140316953 - A method for determining costs associated with at least one datacenter is described. A portal is accessed, the portal operable to provide a data collector. A data collector is received at the at least one data center. Data collected by the data collector sends the data to the portal. A...

Single or multi-company business accounting system and method for same including account number maintenance
10/23/14 - 20140316954 - A computer implemented method for account number maintenance used within a single or multi-company accounting system is provided. The method comprises at a processor, performing the account number maintenance on at least one of a plurality of accounts. Each of the accounts has a plurality of account segments. Performing the...

Machine generated financial summary
10/16/14 - 20140310136 - The present disclosure is directed towards systems and methods for generating a financial summary, which comprises identifying a first set of data items derived from one or more financial documents associated with an entity and a second set of data items derived from historical data associated with the entity. The...

Engine, system and method of providing cloud-based business valuation and associated services
10/16/14 - 20140310137 - A computer-implemented engine, system and method for generating business valuations, scoring, and/or flagging over a network, responsively to information input by a user remote from the engine, system and method. The invention may include a graphical user interface capable of locally querying a user to input the company information, at...

Methods and systems for estimating recoverable utility revenue
10/16/14 - 20140310138 - A system includes a utility analytics system. The utility analytics system includes a utility loss system configured to derive a probability of at least one utility technical loss, at least one utility non-technical loss, an unbilled utility system configured to calculate an expected unbilled utility service for a customer based...

Return receipt tracking
10/09/14 - 20140304127 - A system and method for capturing, uploading, storing, retrieving and analyzing purchase receipts. The system and method may be implemented via a number of mechanisms, including an internet-accessible website, a stand-alone desktop application, a mobile application or some combination thereof. The in-person return of a product can be done using...

Method for handling refunds in a budgeting system
10/02/14 - 20140297488 - A method, system and computer software are provided that allows a user to process refunds in order to correctly calculate cash flow and to display it in a meaningful manner to a user....

Systems and methods for providing share assessment data with cash flow analysis
10/02/14 - 20140297489 - A computer-implemented method for transforming company performance data thereby to provide cash flow assessment data, the method including: maintaining access to a repository of data for a plurality of shares, wherein the data includes, for each share, company performance data for the company in respect of which the share is...

Aggregator, monitor, and manager of distributed micro-generators
09/25/14 - 20140289080 - The invention broadly encompasses a system including an aggregator of distributed micro-generator energy sources, a monitor of distributed micro-generator energy sources, the monitor communicates micro-generator energy usage data with a wholesale power producer and a micro-generator asset owner, and a manager of distributed micro-generator energy sources, the manager facilitates control...

Method and apparatus for business planning using recurring revenue allocation
09/25/14 - 20140289081 - Access or utilization data of multiple products and services that are offered to customers on a “right-to-use” basis is analyzed to allocate revenues generated by the products fairly among them, for purposes such as business planning, performance measurement and account service....

Automated release of temporarily restricted funds and transfer to unrestricted funds for nonprofit organizations
09/18/14 - 20140279298 - An accounting system or application for nonprofit organizations is configured to automatically move an appropriate amount of temporarily restricted funds to unrestricted funds as requirements for fund releases are met. The system or application determines expenses that have occurred for a nonprofit organization during a predetermined time period. The system...

Resolving similar entities from a transaction database
09/18/14 - 20140279299 - A technique for identifying related transaction records from a database storing transaction records for multiple entities includes grouping transaction records with a common attribute value into transaction record sets, receiving a selection of an exemplar record set and determining the probability the transaction record set stores transaction records associated with...

Systems, methods, and computer program products for implementing a precision rate structure across one or more geographical areas
09/18/14 - 20140279300 - Various embodiments provide a rate structuring system for determining a rate adjustment for at least one service point within a geographical area. In certain embodiments, the system comprises one or more computer processors configured to: receive service point data comprising one or more real-time observed characteristics associated with delivery of...

Unsupervised analytical review
09/18/14 - 20140279301 - Disclosed is a method generally applicable to any financial dataset for the purposes of: (1) determining the most important patterns in the given dataset, in order of importance; (2) determining any trends in those patterns; (3) determining relationships between patterns and trends; and (4) allowing quick visual identification of anomalies...

Automatic budget tracking and notification
09/18/14 - 20140279302 - A system and method of automatic budget tracking and notification are described. Location information corresponding to a user may be received. A current budget category for the user may be determined based on the location information. A budget quantity corresponding to the current budget category may be stored on a...

Image capture and processing for financial transactions
09/18/14 - 20140279303 - Systems, methods and computer-readable media for image capture and processing for financial transactions are disclosed. An image of a document may be received on behalf of a user. One or more text fields associated with the image may be identified. The one or more candidate financial transactions may be identified...

Method, system and program product for matching of transaction records
09/18/14 - 20140279304 - A method, system and program product comprise accessing a transaction records database. Unmatched records are collected into a first set. The first set at least comprises events and transactions. Probabilities of event matches of transactions originating from an event are calculated. The calculating uses at least defined features and stored...

Operational reporting for financial systems
09/18/14 - 20140279305 - Operational reporting for financial systems is disclosed. In an example, a computer-implemented method is embodied in computer-readable instructions stored on a non-transient computer-readable medium. When executed by a processor, the method includes receiving financial data via any of a plurality of different data entry windows. The method also includes organizing...

System and method for detecting merchant points of compromise using network analysis and modeling
09/18/14 - 20140279306 - Provided is a system for detecting a merchant point of compromise. More specifically, provided is a system for detecting a merchant point of compromise comprising a computer system in electronic communication with a transaction processing network containing transaction information, the computer system comprising a point-of-compromise detector, said point-of-compromise detector performing...

System and method for comprehensive sales and service event processing and reporting
09/18/14 - 20140279307 - Example systems and methods provide comprehensive sales and service data processing and reporting. Sales and service events that take place at a front end branch of an enterprise may be input into a front end system and transmitted to a backend system where various modules then use the front end...

Expense information management method, expense information management system, and mobile terminal
09/18/14 - 20140279308 - The expense information management method contains acquiring expense information including a plurality of pieces of input information showing contents of an expense, determining whether or not a purpose type showing a purpose of the expense is a first type based on at least one piece of input information among the...

Transaction-history driven counterfeit fraud risk management solution
09/18/14 - 20140279309 - Transaction data is gathered for a plurality of successful payment device transactions in a first environment. The transaction data is filtered to identify successful payment device transactions associated with payment devices for which offline authentication is not supported, to obtain a whitelist. The whitelist is made available to at least...

Electronic payment system operative with existing accounting software and existing remote deposit capture and mobile rdc software
09/18/14 - 20140279310 - Methods and systems for providing an electronic payment to a payee on behalf of a payer. A transaction management system (TMS) receives payments data from an accounting system. The payments data is processed to determine if a payee has opted-in to receive electronic payments. If so, an electronic payment instruction...

System and method for determining transaction locations based on geocoded information
09/18/14 - 20140279311 - Systems and methods for determining a transaction location based on transaction history data include storing, in a database, transaction history data related to a plurality of account holders, storing, in a database, location data for a plurality of locations, wherein each of the plurality of locations is associated with a...

System and method for providing automated chargeback operations
09/18/14 - 20140279312 - Embodiments of the present disclosure provide systems and methods for automated chargeback processing, including hardware and software for storing, in a database, transaction data associated with one or more transactions in a queue, retrieving transaction data associated with one or more transactions stored in the queue, for each transaction in...

System for and method for comprehensive sales and service metric reporting
09/18/14 - 20140279313 - A system and method in accordance with example embodiments for comprehensive sales and service data reporting. Sales and service events that take place at a front end branch of an enterprise may be input into a front end system and transmitted to a backend system where various modules then use...

System and method for reducing and monitoring energy utility bills
09/18/14 - 20140279314 - A utility auditing system for reducing and monitoring energy utility bills. The invention further relates to a “utility bill auditing savings wheel” system that creates a “Red Flag” report for identifying and fixing occurrences related to utility bill errors such as metering errors, rate errors, mathematical and clerical errors, misclassifications,...

Graphical user interface for facilitating allocation of variable compensation
09/18/14 - 20140279315 - Described above is a system for allocating variable compensation to a group of individuals. The system displays objective financial statistics associated with individuals, and subjective factors to be set by a user, where the system can convert subjective factors set by the user into a value. The user can then...

Apparatus, method, and computer readable medium for displaying general ledger funds in a checkbook format
09/18/14 - 20140279316 - Apparatus, computer readable medium, and a method for interacting with a user on a computer for displaying grants, the method comprising displaying grants with an icon indicating a balance of the grant; and in response to a selection of one of the displayed grants comprising transactions by the user, displaying...