Personal finance apps are apps that connect with your bank account and help you keep track of your expenditures.

These apps can show you which categories you spend the most in, track, and sometimes allow you to make upcoming bill payments, as well as keep up with your credit score and investment portfolio1. Some of the best personal finance apps are:

Mint: Mint is a free app that provides your complete financial picture in one place. Once you link your credit and debit cards to your account, Mint pulls your transactions, categorizes them, and shows how you spend your money. 

You can keep track of your bills and spending and create a budget you can stick to. 

The site provides access to your credit score for free, and you can get a breakdown of the factors contributing to your score to stay on top of your credit health