4 Personal Finance Apps for Your Phone - Quicken Loans Zing Blog

4 Personal Finance Apps for Your Phone

There are a wide range of apps made specifically to help you track your financial performance on the go, whether you’re monitoring your daily bank account activity or you’re tracking your retirement portfolio. To help you cut through the app clutter, here are four free apps you might want to think about installing on your phone.

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5 Apps to Make Living with Roommates Easier

5 Apps to Make Living with Roommates Easier

Ideally we would all like to live with the perfect roommate, but in reality this doesn’t always happen. Sometimes we wind up with roommates that don’t clean, don’t do the dishes, throw loud parties or are downright slobs. It can test some patience but here are a few apps that will help you keep your cool. Check out these apps that will make living with roommates easier than ever.

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This Year, Get Tools to Manage Your Tax Expenses

This Year, Get Tools to Manage Your Tax Expenses

Tax time is looming and if you own a small business or are a single proprietor, you’re probably scrambling to get all your records straight. Are your W2s out and were they postmarked by January 31? What about 1099s to consultants to whom you paid more than $600 in 2013? They need to get a Copy C by January 31. Remember, the IRS needs to get a Copy A by February, along with the cover page, known as Form 1096. Don’t forget that consultants include LLCs, DBAs, and partnerships. Avoid this mess for 2014 by using online tools and services that make tax time much less stressful.

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Smartphone Apps to Help You Avoid Traffic

Smartphone Apps to Help You Avoid Traffic

Traffic – we despise it, we can’t stand it and we’ll do anything to avoid it. You can catch the morning news before you head out to work, tune in to the traffic updates on the radio – or you can download a traffic application on your smartphone. These apps are here to help you elude bumper-to-bumper driving, accidents and any other annoying traffic hazards. Some of these apps may be better than the rest, but each app has its own advantages, so it’s worth trying them out to see which one you like best. Below are a few of the best apps out there to help you evade that pesky traffic.

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Finding Restaurants with Apps

Finding Restaurants with Apps

There are lifestyle apps, money management apps and apps that even protect your identity. But did you know there are hundreds of apps out there that can help find the perfect restaurant near you? Here are a few of the most handy, helpful and user-friendly restaurant apps on the market.

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Five Apps to Protect Your Identity This Holiday Season

Five Apps to Protect Your Identity This Holiday Season

While shopping online certainly saves valuable time, it’s not always safe. According to LifeLock, a leader in identity theft protection, 11.6 million Americans were victims of identity theft last year, with a large percentage of cases taking place online. Luckily, there are apps that can help prevent identity theft. With the holiday season in full swing, check out some of these apps to make sure your transactions are safe and secure.

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