Managing finances have never been a straightforward and a pleasant job. All those figures, incomes, and outcomes… You could use a hand, something like a personal finance advisor, someone who would track your expenses and help you save money and organize your bills, right? Say no more. Here is a list of useful finance apps that will assist with every aspect of economic affairs. Always by your side, easily accessible and most importantly – free. Even better than a finance advisor!
It’s time to take control of your money and Wally app is the best way to do it. Wally enables you to scan your receipts and upload them to a certain category (home, personal, food, drink etc.) and classification (personal, social, work etc.). Also, it’s possible to make additional notes about where the purchase was made and why. In that way, you’ll get a better perspective and understanding of where your money goes, and later on get insights about your spending in order to improve your money management in the future. Set your finance goal – ready, steady, go!
2. Trail Wallet
It’s the vacation season, the time when long-awaited travel is about to happen. The lucky among you who can afford it sometimes get carried away and spend too much traveling. Therefore, the Trail Wallet app will be your inevitable travel companion. No more figuring out where all your money went. It allows you to organize your expenses by trip or by month, set your everyday budget and track your finances smoothly. The great thing is that it’s possible to work with multiple currencies. The only thing left to do is to have a nice and safe trip!
Who said that managing your budget must be a burden? With YNAB app you can relax. It breaks down your income into different spending categories on payday and afterward makes certain you don’t exceed your budget in any category; it’s something like your virtual piggy bank. A positive side is that you don’t have to connect it with your bank account, everything can be done manually. Likewise, it enables you to plan bigger expenses in advances, such as vacations and birthdays. Bring discipline to your spending and make planning your budget a no sweat activity.
4. PDF to Excel
Enough about managing expenses and budget, let’s see how to deal with invoices, balance sheets and other important financial documents that are usually in PDF file format, with all data “trapped” inside. Without any difficulty! PDF to Excel app successfully converts PDF tables into editable MS Office spreadsheets. In that way, you can easily modify or change your financial files whenever needed. Also, it’s possible to convert Gmail attachments and files from Google Drive, Dropbox, Box, and OneDrive. Very handy, isn’t it?
5. Tiny Scanner
Unfortunately, not all of us live in the digital world. Very often we need to deal with paper documents and later on transfer them into a digital form to send them via e-mail or for some other reason. For this, you would use a small portable scanner, always within reach. As you can imagine, there is an app that’s very handy in those situations. The Tiny Scanner scans your financial documents quickly and simply. Afterward, it’s possible to upload a file to cloud services or share it by e-mail. Turn your iPhone into a mobile scanner and get rid of tons of documents!
6. Level Money
If you would like to avoid unpleasant surprises and spending too much on work, Level Money is a must-have app on your mobile device. It monitors your cash flows and sets some boundaries, determining how safe it is to spend on a daily basis. In that way, you’ll always be in the loop with your financial situation and have total control of your payments. A necessary tool for someone who wants to save up some money!
Did you ever forget to pay your bills? If the answer is positive, then this app is exactly what you need. Prism reminds you when bills are due. It allows you to track bill amounts, paydays, monitor bank and credit card balances and more. Forget about piles of bills in your drawers. Now with Prism they are well organized and all in one place. Also, it’s possible to pay bills directly from the app. A whole new perspective on tedious bills, right!
So wait no more and download these great apps to master your finance management.
This article is written by Sandra Rodgers. She runs the Cometdocs blog and post on it regularly. She is a tech-savvy and she loves yoga, traveling, photography and cooking foreign cuisine traditional meals.