Whether you’re a small business owner or an individual trying to get a better grip on your finances, apps are available to help get you a step closer towards financial peace of mind.
Ginger Daril with Verizon Wireless gives information on apps and wireless technology that can help people become financially healthy.
Mint.com App – Free on Android and iOS
Mint pulls in all your personal finance accounts into one place, so you can manage your money from anywhere.
- Track your spending, create a budget, and save more.
- Automatically categorizes transactions. If you buy gas, it will automatically deduct the funds from your gas budget. Buy grocery’s, it will automatically deduct the money spent from you grocery budget
- Charts and graphs show you at a glance where you’re spending
- Track your budget.
- Track your cash spending
- Get email or text alerts that notify you of upcoming bills, fees, low balances, unusual activity and more
Your app is password protected. If you lose your device, or even temporarily misplace it, simply log-on to your Mint.com account and deactivate device access from your profile page with one easy click.
App-ccessorize with Small Business Advisory
Verizon also offers a FREE online tool called Small Business Advisor that recommends apps like Mint.com, Intuit, MarketLive-Real Time Stock Quotes, Stock Trade Analysis, and more.
You simply fill out the online survey, enter the number of employees, select an industry that describes your company and the advisor will recommend a full list of top-rated apps tailored to serve you or your small business.
Are you in retail? Insurance? Real Estate? Construction? Small Business Advisor will recommend great apps specific to your needs.
Get more business with mobile payments on Intuit GoPayment
Intuit is great for restaurants, yard-sale enthusiasts, food truck vendors or for local food growers at the farmer’s market.
Wherever you need to accept payment on-the-go, Intuit is there! Big companies aren’t the only ones who can take credit card payments.
Coupling a smartphone or tablet with a mobile payment-system, such as the Intuit GoPayment accessory and app, can make a significant impact on a small business’ sales by enabling it to accept plastic, no matter where business is conducted.
All you do is sign up, download the free app and plug the reader into your mobile device.
Pay as little as 1.75% per swipe
Customers sign card with finger or stylist
Receipt is text directly to customer’s phone