To keep our financial, investment, tax, health, birthdays information and the like. We can use it for simple as well as specialized calculations. Like, comparing cost and returns of various loan, investment and insurance options available in the market.
Spreadsheets are perhaps the most used software program in the workplace. The history of the use of spreadsheet is very old. People use to keep information in tabular form at the time when personal computers were not even invented. It goes without saying that the electronic spreadsheets have given a well and truly new dimension to data keeping and analysis.