Managing personal and household finances is always a challenge. Careful and considerate budgeting is a necessity, as is monitoring your day to day spending. To set up a budget, and to track the money you spend, check out these helpful apps and services for organizing your personal finances online.
ToshI Finance (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, iPhone, Android)
With a simple to use and attractive browser and mobile interface, ToshI lets you setup your expenses and income and easily add expenditures when you're on the go. ToshI also offers some useful additional features, such as the ability to input and track foreign currencies, exporting to spreadsheet, and unique and attractive info-grahics to help you keep track of your spending and income month to month at a glance. Free to use, ToshI also offers a paid tier (from their website):
With Toshl Pro you can add more than one income, more than one budget, get extra infographics on the web and export to additional formats (PDF, Excel, GDocs).
CashBase (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, iPhone, Android)
Similarly, Casebase offers an attractive and easy to use interface for managing expenses and income, setting up recurring transactions, and creating graphs for visualizing your personal finances. Some additional features include the ability to import bank statements and cashflow projections so you can estimate how much extra spending money you have month to month.
Xero Personal Finance (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, iPhone, Android)
Offering a slightly more professionally focused interface, and more pro level features via the web based Xero Accounting Software
, Xero features the ability to import multiple bank accounts, manage payments, and set and track financial goals. Xero is available for a free trial, with paid tiers based on your personal or professional needs.
For more information about apps for managing personal finances, check out our list of Online Tools For Smarter And Secure Budgeting.
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