8 FREE apps you “must have” on your phone!

Life can definitely get busy but the good thing nowadays is that technology brings so many options to simplify our lives and keep things that matter on track.  The best part is that many of these resources are FREE.

I would like to share with you 8 great apps which depending of your lifestyle will offer useful solutions to your daily routine:

  1. Money spending trackers
  2. Expense report and mileage (for the busy travelers)
  3. To do list and task manager
  4. Family organizer
  5. Calendar
  6. Personalized workouts for exercise & fitness (for adults and kids)
  7. Period tracker and more.
  8. Homework manager (for your kids)


1. Mint: Money Manager, Budget & Personal Finance

Free for iOS, Android


From Intuit, the makers of TurboTax, QuickBooks, Mint Bills, and Quicken: The free Mint app helps you spend smarter and save more. Easily pull all your accounts, cards and investments into one place so you can track your spending, create a budget, receive bill reminders, and get customized tips for reducing fees and saving money.

2. Expensify: Expend Reports and Milage

Free for iOS, Android


With Expensify mobile, you can track expenses, snap pictures of receipts as well as create & submit expense reports – all on the go!

3. Wunderlist: To-Do List & Tasks

Free for iOS, Android


Wunderlist is a simple to­do list and task manager app that helps you get stuff done. Whether you’re sharing a grocery list with a loved one, working on a project, or planning a vacation, Wunderlist makes it easy to capture, share, and complete your to­dos. Wunderlist instantly syncs between your phone, tablet and computer, so you can access all your tasks from anywhere.

4. Cozi: Family Organizer

Free for iOS, Android


Manage everyday life and keep the whole family in the loop with Cozi, 3-time Mom’s Choice Award Winner, Appy Award Winner for Best Family App, and named a “must-have app” for a better life by The TODAY Show. It’s the leading choice for families and includes a shared calendar, shopping lists, to do lists, recipe box, journal, and more.

5. Tiny Calendar: Calendar App

Free for iOS, Android


Tiny Calendar is an intuitive smart calendar works with both Google Calendar and iOS calendar. It inherits the simple and clean look of Google/iOS calendar but makes it more accessible, powerful and reliable on your iPhone and iPad. With Tiny Calendar, you can access and manipulate your calendar events more easily, anyway you want.
This app supports 8 standard views – day, week, month, 4-days, year, mini-month, week agenda and agenda. You can instantly switch views to discover events or find a time you’re looking for. It also works offline.

6. Sworkit: Personalized Workouts for Exercise & Fitness

Free for iOS, Android (Also check Sworkit Kids)


Sworkit allows you to customize and play Personalized Video Workouts:
– Choose from strength, cardio, yoga or stretching.
– Select any time from 5 to 60 minutes.
– Follow the video trainer to know exactly what to do!

Finally! Personalized workouts that fit your schedule and your goals vs. rearranging your schedule to work out. Swork-out anywhere, anytime because no equipment is needed. No Gym. No Excuse.

7. Life: Period Tracker, Menstrual Cycle Calendar, Ovulation & Fertility Diary for Women’s Health

Free for iOS (Lilly Period & Ovulation Tracker for Android)


Track your period, predict your fertile days, schedule cycle reminders, track your symptoms, moods, and more! Upgrade to Premium and track your health using any one of nine new health trackers! Track sex, fertility, weight, nutrition, fitness, sleep, medication, health, and even keep a diary!

8. The Homework App: Your Class Assignment & Timetable Schedule Planner

Free for iOS (HomeWork for Android)


Never forget your homework with The Homework App.
Add, View and Complete your homework the easy way. With The Homework App you can…
– Add subtasks, a convenient way to organize projects and tasks that have multiple steps
– View your entire class schedule through the timetable
– Color code your subjects!
– See all of The Homework App’s tasks in an iCloud calendar
– Dashboard to see what’s up
– Pictures say a 1000 words, take a photo and attach it to your task
– Add your instructor’s details so you can stay in the loop
– In-app calendar, see your tasks on a daily, monthly or yearly basis
– Make sure you don’t forget your homework with reminders
– Get help with your homework





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