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Best budgeting app

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LalaDipsey Mon 01-Jul-13 19:35:59

I was recommended a budgets envelope app but can't remember what it was! Ideally I want one I can have on my iPhone and iPad which syncs. I like the envelope idea so I can set out my spending in advance. Any ideas? Thanks

dadinthehat Mon 01-Jul-13 19:55:45

Oh. Me too please. <watches>

ThedementedPenguin Mon 01-Jul-13 19:58:38

Watching with interest.

LalaDipsey Tue 02-Jul-13 18:41:19

Bump smile

passthecheese Tue 02-Jul-13 19:00:13

I have EEBA on my iPhone, it syncs but don't know if it works on iPad too. It works on envelope system.

tribpot Tue 02-Jul-13 19:06:24

There are a number of envelope-based budgeting apps. The one I use is You Need a Budget. It's not cheap to buy but it has paid for itself easily in terms of the savings I've been able to make by understanding my finances better. There's a substantial free trial as well, so you can try before you buy.

This is a thread I had last year comparing some of the alternatives - although it was limited by needing things which would run on a Mac.

SoftKittyWarmKitty Mon 08-Jul-13 13:09:58

The app I use is Account Tracker. It's brilliant, and really held me to micro manage my money.

carlnwo Wed 17-Jul-13 10:43:31

Yea I have used Account Tracker and think its also a very good little tool. There are also free ones you can get from your bank, just create an online account (not a bank account) and you can downloads of grrat free tools from them.

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