It’s a good time to be a business owner as business technology has come a long way since the days of cash registers and paper files.
You can virtually manage every aspect of your business finances with a simple accounting mobile app for your phone or tablet.
These are the top (free) money management apps to consider downloading. You may wonder how you ever lived without some of them.
Send invoices via email, accept credit card payments without a credit card terminal and transfer money between online banking accounts with ease
These are just some of the things you can do with the PayPal money app for your Smartphone, Blackberry or Android device. The app is free to download and use.
The only fees you will see are the fees associated with the transaction itself. For example, payments received through invoice might have a 2-3% fee that comes directly out of the payment received.
There are times you may be out in the field and can’t wait until you return to the office to estimate a job, submit a bid or collect payment.
Create invoices, estimates, purchase orders or credit memos from the comfort of your phone.
Keep track of your accounts, cash flow, investments and more with Mint.
With their money management app software you can manage virtually all of your financial data from your phone or mobile device.
TSheets Time Tracker
If your business requires that you charge clients by the hour or by your travel, TSheets Time Tracker will be the mobile app you want to consider using.
The most convenient aspect of this mobile app is the GPS tracker that allows you to track where you are headed. This is great data for client’s that track or manage the distance you drive to a project.
This is also a great app for managing your employee’s business travel. Perfect for assigning tasks to workers and providing you information about when the project is complete.
E*Trade Mobile Pro
For those business owners that like to keep a close eye on the stock market, E*Trade Mobile Pro will be the app you want to download.
Use this mobile finance app for business or personal investments.
To cater to the business traveler market, Expensify introduced this mobile app to keep track of your mileage, receipts, expenses and more.
You can track practically any financial aspect of your business or your personal finances.
Forget the paperwork from now on with Manilla’s finance mobile app that tracks everything from magazine subscriptions and credit cards to bill pay and travel rewards.
You can track and organize everything with their one simple app.
Last but not least, contact your bank. Most financial institutions now have their own mobile banking apps that make managing your bank accounts even easier.
Most have an app to manage your bills, scan a check for deposit or transfer between accounts; you can easily manage your entire account from your mobile device.
Ask your account manager about this option.
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