Sam Beckbessinger

Sam is the Head of Product at Lettuce.

Sam Beckbessinger
product

Count your profits, buddies! 🤑

I'm so happy to tell you that your most-requested feature for Lettuce is now live: you can now track your profits. When adding a new account, just tell us what each asset cost you, and we'll track the profit (or loss) you've made on it. If you've added money to an investment over time, just add up the value of all the money you've put in. Edit the cost of each asset in the account detail screen at any time. We'd love your input about what you'd like us to build next, so please join the convers
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
updates

On push messages and mountain trolls (July 2020 update)

The team has been hard at work building a feature that we think could be a true game-changer for how you manage your finances: routines.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
2 min read
team

Meet the team: Luvuyo Sono (software developer)

Meet Luvuyo Sono, our petrolhead, secret-DJ, GraphQL-master software developer.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
how tos

What can you do with multiple portfolios?

New for Lettuce Subscribers: you can now create two (or more) portfolios, in different currencies, with their own accounts and tags.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
updates

On becoming a post-revenue business (June 2020 update)

It's been a whopper of a month over here in Lettuce-land. We reached a major milestone for a new business: we received our first bit of revenue! A real, live person liked our product enough that they paid us money for it! It was EXTREMELY THRILLING for us!
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
3 min read
team

Meet the team: Simon Dingle (chief executive officer)

We're doing little interviews with the members of our team. This week, it's Simon Dingle, our pathologically optimistic chief executive officer.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
updates

Of virtual hangouts and online communities (May 2020 update)

Here in Lettuce-land, we've been hard at work (from our kitchen tables/couches/home-offices) on some things we're really excited to share with you.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
3 min read
team

Meet the team: Sam Beckbessinger (chief product officer)

We're doing little interviews with the members of our team. This week it's Sam Beckbessinger, our Chief Product Officer.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
how tos

How to edit an account

Editing accounts in Lettuce is super-easy. Just tap on the little pencil icon on the top-left of the screen. This way, you can rename and tag your accounts, and update the number of units you own.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
team

Meet the team: Roslyn Lavery (head of strategic projects)

We're doing little interviews with the members of our team. This week it's Ros, our dancing-obsessed strategic powerhouse.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
team

Meet the team: Aviwe Ngqukumba (software developer)

We're doing little interviews with the members of our team. First up is Aviwe, our self-improvement obsessed software developer :)
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
1 min read
thoughts

13 of our favourite quotes about investing

13 timeless pieces of investing wisdom from some of our favourite personal finance writers.
Sam Beckbessinger
Sam Beckbessinger
2 min read