If You Want To Keep Your Finances In Order, Check Out This Money App — STAT
They just make “cents.”
Feb. 20, 2024
March 25, 2022
Not only is
free, but it can sync up all your accounts — checking, savings, bills, etc. — so you can
see where your money is going
. Plus, it categorizes your spending and warns you when you’re reaching spending limits.
stands for You Need A Budget and you can allot part of each paycheck into different categories (whether it’s bills or
) and also set spending targets (like saving up $1,000 for a trip and regularly adding money to that category).
is an easy-to-use, commission-free stock trading and investing app. There’s no minimum deposit to open an account (but you’ll need to add money before you start trading). They also offer instant deposits, so you can start investing without having to wait days for your money to arrive.
is ideal for first-time investors and you can start investing for as little as $5. You can invest in Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) and individual stocks, and the app also allows you to buy fractional shares of stocks if you cannot afford a full share (of a big company like Amazon).
can help with budgeting, saving,
investing. It assesses your money and then will move some from checking to savings based on what its algorithms come up with. You can also set savings goals and use it to
pay down debts
, you can invest with as little as $5 a month and round up your purchases so your spare change is invested, too. The app then does the work and
your investments get diversified
among more than 7,000 stocks and bonds.
is from Ramsey Solutions (as in personal finance guru Dave Ramsey) allows you to enter your income manually, as well as any payments (unless you sign up for Ramsey+). You also get access to spending reports and debts so you can better
track your expenses
, you can create savings “rules” — like every time you dine out, the app adds money to your savings. You can also round up purchases and make investments in an ETF portfolio. And if you’re a visual person, you can add photos to your savings goals (like a beach for
“Trip to Hawaii”
Thanks for reading,