10 Best Apps for Tracking Expenses to Manage the Budget- Android & iOS

We know, we earn money to spend but without having a proper tracking of our expenses; we might spend hours in the calculation of money spent in the whole month. Moreover, it is not possible at least for me to remember each and every place where I had spent my bucks. In this digital life, our expenses are not just limited to food and electric bills, it’s more than that, for example, monthly subscriptions of Netflix like apps, hanging out with friends, spending a bit on girlfriend, Internet charges, traveling, and more… In such situations, we need to manage expenses & money. I read a book, “Rich Dad & Poor Dad” in which the author told us that in our schools, we never taught,  how to make money or manage it so that we can grow richer and richer. If you still not start tracking your expenses then you have to because then only you can save it & invest further. And to manage your budget you can use “Android Smartphone budget apps for money management”.

By the way, the budgeting is not complicated when you use the best budget planner and bill reminder apps available, to start saving money.

Here are some best budget apps for Android to Save Money and Tracking Expenses

Monefy – Money Manager

Monefy – Money Manager track expenses

Monefy is a simple looking app but with great features that works on both phone and tablets. It also available for iPhone(iOS) users. It has very intuitive user interface without any confusing elements. You can add new records using a widget that could be used on the lock screen. To secure your data you can sync the app with your own Dropbox account in case you lose your phone or want to access and track your expenses remotely on your computer.

Different categories are available on the app to distribute the expenses in the very formal way and for informative reporting, the charts are there. The categories available are food, car, clothes, entertainment, eating out, gifts, health, sports, house, pets, bill communications, taxi, transport, and toiletry.

Other features it has– multiple currency support, budget mode, backup and export data, Passcode protection, Multiple accounts support, Built-in calculator and the best thing is No Ads.

Price: Free / Premium features $2.33 or ₹150

Platform: Android and iOS

Money Manager Expense & Budget

Money Manager Expense & Budget

Money Manager is another best app in our list for tracking expenses and maintaining budgets. Streamlined interface of the app helps in financial planning, expense tracking, and personal asset management.

Using this app you can easily record both personal and business financial transactions because it also features receipt snapshot.

Money Manager can generate spending reports, provides an overall review details of daily, weekly and monthly financial data. You also manage your assets with Money Manager’s spending tracker and budget planner.

It features double-entry bookkeeping accounting system, budget and expense management function, Credit / Debit Card management function, Passcode,  Transfer, direct debit and recurrence function, Instant statistics, Bookmark function, Backup / Restore and more.

Price: Free/ Paid version for No Ads & Unlimited Assets.

Platform: Android and iOS


Spendee – Budget & Money Tracker with Bank Sync

personal wallet for saving budget app

Beautiful interface and best user experience can get from the Spendee app. It helps in tracking your spending, budget, and savings. You can make it your personal finance tracker and household planner manager.

The best thing which we find is the Spendee gives you details about your incomes and expenses in an infographic from where you can easily track money in a very intuitive way to know where all your money goes at the end of the month. ]

It features personal and family expenses tracking, can securely connect your bank account, add budget goal, infographics reports, track all money, household budget planner & manager, bill tracker of gas, water, loan etc.,  Multiple currencies support,  personal custom wallets, and bank synchronization.

Price: Free

Platform: Android and iOS


AndroMoney ( Expense Track )

AndroMoney Expense Track for Android and iOS

The AndroMoney is the most popular app in the budget tracking application category. It can also access from the web to easily access your budget accounts and efficiently tracking each expense report. It is worth to become you personal finance tool on your mobile phone. AndroMoney features all what you need to manage budget and expense tracking such as multiple accounts support, Cloud storage includes Google Docs & Dropbox, Account balance & account transfer support, syncing with other devices, any currency with downloadable rates, simple/ detail/custom Budgets, Trend, Pie and Bar charts for Expense and Cash Flow,  Password Protection, back up and more.

Price: Free

Platform: Web, iOS, and Android

Web: https://web.andromoney.com/


Walnut Money Manager – Budget & Bill Reminders

Walnut Money Manager – Budget & Bill Reminders

This app for tracking expenses is on our list because of its solid money management tools and system. It helps you in tracking spending, pay bills, even you can use it as a wallet to send as receive money to friends. This is bit social money management app that allows you to create groups in which you can split expenses with your friends while discussing about the expenses, common bills and settlements using inbuilt chatting option.

It features tracking money spends, tracks credit card dues,  split the money between friends, transfer money, Finds ATMs with Cash near you in real-time,  40+ Banks and cards supported (India only), Keeps track of train, taxi, movie bookings and more.

Price: Free

Platform: Android


Expensify – Expense Reports

Expensify is best to track your expenses while business travel because you don’t need to type anything just open this expense tracking app and snap a photo of your receipt. You can alternatively say that it is a receipt tracker app.

The Expesnify is one of the best tools for expense report management and receipt tracking. When you snap a receipt the app will automatically use its SmartScan and add the expense amount to Expensify. It is designed for small businesses, accountants, and individuals who are sick of wasting time with spreadsheets while business travel and getting difficulty in reimbursement.

It features automatically record, report, and submit expenses with real-time expense reports, easy receipt capture, time tracking, automatic credit card import, direct deposit reimbursement, integration of other accounting software such as QuickBooks, Xero, NetSuite, Intacct, Oracle, Sage, etc.

Price: Free

Platform: Android and iOS


Fortune City – A Finance App

Fortune budget, money and expense tracking app for android and ios iphone

The thing we like in the Fortune City expense tracking app is it has some gaming elements to make tracking and bookkeeping more interesting than before. As you start recording your expenses and on the basis of your habit of expenditure, the app will start creating a city and building those flourishes in to a beautiful metropolis with in the app. It features easy to use interface to view and check expenses , pie charts and bar charts base reporting to get clear picture of your money spending habits, gaming part offers 100 different styles of buildings, and unique transportation options, cloud syncing for backup, and password protection.

Price: Free

Platform: Android and iOS

Mobills: Budget Planner & Money Managment

Mobills is another Google recommended and nominated as the best editors choice in the January 2018 budget planner and tracking expense category. A person who spends a lot, we recommend them to give one chance to this budgeting app. You can access your account offline. It has a mode called “Travel mode” which manage your expenses while traveling on a breeze, it will automatically sort and group all your expenses done during the journey.

Basically, the Mobills is a budget planner and bill reminder which can customize your monthly budget; so that you can do financial planning in which the things those are more important can be prioritized and get the focus of the money.

It features the creation of a customized monthly budget, Track expenses & spending and gets reminders of it, Credit Card Management, Add expenses, income and make transfers on the go, itemize the budget and save money, and the best part No third-party advertisements.

Price: Free

Platform: Android and iOS


Goodbudget: Budget & Finance

Goog budget app for android and ios

Goodbudget is a money manager and expense tracker for home budget planning. One stop app to plan financial model for your self.  It gives real-time tracking and synchronization across different platforms it supported such as Android, iPhone, and the web. This feature helps everybody in your family to keep an eye on monthly spending.

It features expense tracking,  scheduled transactions, Split expense transactions, easily transfers funds between envelopes (a type of wallet) and Accounts, search for transactions, add income, it back up your budget data automatically and securely to Goodbudget’s website and more…

Price: Free

Platform: Android, iOS, and Web


Tricount – Split group bills

Tricount - Split group bills

As the name of this app, you get an idea what is the specialty of this expense tracking app. If you traveling a lot with friends or sharing bills with roommates then the Tricount can help you tracking your expenses and bills to get easy settle up. It works on both smartphone (offline too) and Web. The Tricount allows to share a simple link of expenses to your friends for splitting, anyone in the group can add their own expenses and see the balance in a simple layout.

Price: Free

Platform: Android, iOS, and Windows

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2 thoughts on “10 Best Apps for Tracking Expenses to Manage the Budget- Android & iOS”

  1. Budget management is important thing for our life so we all are managing our money expenses in diary. But there are some apps which is very helpful for money management. I am using AndroMoney App and it’s greatful for me. This blog is really helpful for all android and iOS users. Keep posting!

  2. Hello, I found your article very interesting. Thanks for sharing. You can also add Moon Invoice to your list it’s also the best app to use for expense tracking.


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