If you are looking for a personal expense manager and finance management application for your smartphone than you are at the right place. Google’s mobile phone operating system, Android has produced some very handy and free financial apps and today we are going to introduce your best finance app in the market.
Before installing any personal financing application you must be aware of security issues caused by these applications. Although all the below mentioned apps are trustworthy and they won’t misuse your financial data but still you will need to protect your phone from thieves or friends. Use of these applications and keeping financial information with them creates the potential for exposing your personal information to anyone who touches your phone. Make sure you use a password protection for your phone or at least enable password protection for financial app.
Here is a list of best yet free financial applications for Android platform.
Bloomberg is among the best website to track all the business or finance news, stock trading, market data and portfolio tracking. Bloomberg smartphone application is available for all the major platforms like Android, iOS, BlackBerry, Nokia and Windows Phone 7. More than 500000 professionals around the world trust it for timely and accurate information, comprehensive news coverage along with easy-to-understand charts and graphs that illustrate the impact of important business trends and issues. This is a must have app if you trade and want to get updated with every market news.
2. Expense Manager:
Expense Manager helps you in managing your daily expenses and bank account details. You can create multiple accounts to track expenses and income by day, week, month and year with the help of detailed charts. You can also schedule the payments and recurring payments and set payment alerts so that you never miss a payment. This app stores all your data on SD card and back it up over the cloud. You can also access your expenses and earnings by logging into your account on their website.
Mint.com is an online personal finance budgeting website that provide all-in-one finance solution. mint is an Android app by this website and helps you to track, budget and manage your money. The all you need to sign-up for a Mint.com account and then add your online banking accounts. After adding bank accounts now you can access, track and manage your personal finances from your Android phone.
Wikinvest is the first portfolio that tracks all of your investment accounts, all in one place. Setup your account on Wikinvest.com and you can add more than 60 brokerages to track them from a single app. Wikinvest’s secure connection automatically imports your brokerage holdings into one view so you never have to enter your trades or holdings in a portfolio management tool again. The only limitation of this app is that you can only keep an eye on all your trading account but can’t trade from the app.
Easy Money is my favorite app to track daily expenses and it helps me to stay out of debt and be money wise. It is among the best Android expense managers that gives you total control over expenses, bill reminder, check book register and budget planner. You can track and manage daily expenses quickly & easily, Business expenses, personal expenses, travel expenses etc. can all be managed rapidly.
ShopSavvy is the first Android barcode and QR code scanning application. You can search and scan for all the codes in UPC, EAN and QR formats for the products you are buying. App will show the prices for that product and you can also buy that product from within the app on your phone. App also has many deals to save you more money. You can also share products, prices and lists with friends by email, Facebook, or Twitter.
Gas, Petrol and Diesel prices are increasing day by day and hence they brings an extra burden on our pocket. GasBuddy is an Android app that helps you find the cheapest gas prices near you. app uses your phones GPS to find your exact location and gives a list of nearby gas filling stations with their current price quotes, distance and route track. The main power of this app is its very strong community of more than 10 million users.
If you really want to use any of these financial app then you should make a commitment to inputting and maintaining the data. Otherwise you won’t utilize all the features of the app you are using.