Which Budgeting Site is Best for You?
February 27, 2014
Are you a student interested in starting a personal budget? Are you worried about the nitty-gritty details or becoming disorganized? Don’t worry! There are numerous online tools that can assist you with your personal finance.
BudgetTracker is budget management site that allows you to track all of your spending, your various bank accounts, and incoming paychecks. This site is useful for those who want to maintain their budget all in one place. You can access BudgetTracker from your cell phone as well.
Mint is very similar to BudgetTracker, but it also allows you set goals for yourself. After doing so, you create a budget based off of your income and start tracking spending. In addition, Mint offers free personalized advice so you can get a second opinion on how to improve your budget.
Buxfer is a site geared at younger people who are just starting personal finance management. Also, it allows you to handle groups as well so you can track IOUs with your friends or plan a group project together. This one might the perfect fit for you if you are interested in smaller budgets.
The good news about all of these sites is that they are all FREE, so no need to worry about additional expenses! By using BudgetTracker, Mint, or Buxfer, you are one step closer to becoming financially smart. Have fun budgeting!
–Muna Malin, Student BloggerShare on Facebook