To ensure a secure and hassle-free online experience while managing your money, Buxfer follows industry standard encryption techniques and best practices.
Any information you upload or share with our server is encrypted during transmission to prevent a third party from eavesdropping. Buxfer employs 256-bit high-grade encryption (industry standard) and has been securely over SSL to your financial institution.
Safety from hackers
Buxfer uses industry leading security firms like Verisign, McAfee and Symantec to conduct rigorous daily security scans, comprising of dynamic port scanning, port-level network services vulnerability testing, and web application vulnerability testing, resulting in highly effective and pro-active security.
Buxfer does NOT require you to share any personally identifiable information to sign up for a new account. All you need to provide is your email address, not even your zip code!
Buxfer does NOT require you to store your online banking username or password on our server.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is my online banking username and password saved in your database?
Buxfer does not require that you store your bank's username and password in our database.
Buxfer provides you with the option of storing your private data offline on your computer. Data is encrypted so that an intruder can not access it, even if your computer is stolen.
You can also manually upload statements obtained from your online banking website. Learn more about manual uploads.
Do you store any private information in the transactions I upload?
For OFX/QFX files, we store the following fields:
For QIF files, we store the following fields: