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Staying on budget: There's an app for that

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For lots of people, sticking to a budget is like sticking to your diet.  It's tricky-- but there are ways to make it easier. 

FOX 5 I-Team reporter Dana Fowle revealed a few tricks to help you stay on budget on Good Day.  Here's a hint: There's an app for that!

CLICK ON THE VIDEO ABOVE TO WATCH DANA FOWLE'S FULL STORY!

Here are apps to help you keep track of your budget. Some are free, some cost you money; some are simple and some are much more robust.  See what fits your needs.


FREE:
Easy Envelope Budget Aid
Learn Vest
Mint
Check


FOR A FEE:
Expenditure - $1.99
iExpenselt - $4.99
iReconcile - $2.99
Moneybook - $2.99


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