Top Budgeting & Saving Apps


Keeping to a budget can really come in handy when you’re trying to save. But sometimes it’s difficult to keep track of your spendings versus your savings. Here is a list of our top budgeting and saving apps to help you.

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Expense Tracker 2.0

Manage your finances on-the-go, schedule recurring expenses and always pay your bills on time, receive interactive monthly reports with notifications and options to email as PDF or HTML. You also get projected monthly savings and your financial overview all password protected.

Compatibility: iOS and Android

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

Goodbudget Planner

Accessable on all your smart devices, you can automatically sync information from your phone to the web. You can also sync and share your family budget. All data is automatically backed up on the Goodbudget Planner website for your peace of mind. And you can analyse your expenses!

Compatibility: iOS and Android

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

Budget Planner

Takes details of your details of your income, bills, expenses and current bank balance to help create a budget for you. You can manage your budget weekly, monthly or annually depending on when and how frequently you update your expenses and bank balance. Share information on iOS devices.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

Family Cash

You have to option to manage your budget as an individual or as a family. There are instant notifications of money spent and money available. Supports multiple pay checks and gives each family member free access. You can also set reminders to pay bills and so much more.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

Cost Log

With graph options provided you can easily analyse your finances tri-annunally and/or annually after entering your net income, budget items and itemised expenses. The app automatically updates your financial forecast allowing you to plan your money months ahead.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

iReconcile

Offers multiple accounts with customised groupings, automatically saves and schedules frequently made transactions and easily reconciles transactions showing the running and reconciled balances. In-app video tutorials are provided as well as a security pin code to secure your information.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: R59.99 with in-app purchases

Daily Budget Original

With a clean and fresh looking interface, this app is easy to use putting the fun back in budgeting. It can calculate your daily budget based on your income and fixed costs. Allows you to see how much you can send and save if stick to a certain budget. Also has analysis graphs among other features.

Compatibility: iOS

Cost: Free with in-app purchases

By Cleopatra Shava

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