# Ledger Examples Cheat Sheet

Here is the cheatsheat of Ledger Examples and basic guide on how to use Ledger Examples Inspecting transactions:

# show me expenses for october (--period) ledger r Expenses -p oct # what's the most expensive? (--sorted) ledger r Expenses -S amount --tail 10 # how much was spent on grocery? (--weekly, --monthly) ledger r Grocery ledger r Grocery -W ledger r Grocery -M # what did I spend my Mastercard on? (--period, --begin, --end) ledger r mastercard ledger r mastercard -p "january" ledger r mastercard -b 01/25 -e 01/31

Graphing:

# Graph my bank account balance, monthly ledger r Savings -M # Graph my expenses, monthly (-n = --collapse) ledger r Expenses -M -n # ...what's the average per month? ledger r Expenses -M -n --average

Simple:

# what did I do yesterday? # ..list transactions on this day ledger r -p 01/26 ledger r -p yesterday

Switches:

# what's everything I got in USD? (--exchange) ledger b Assets -X USD