From left: Chaiken Power Tools, Retire Logix, and Market Millionaire. Today’s task: Find three fabulous and free smartphone apps that can make us better investors.
Truth? It was slim pickings.
Don’t get us wrong: the apps below are great. But our cup did not exactly runneth over with alternatives.
Granted, many brokerages have terrific apps that can help their customers invest—if not necessarily better, then at least more conveniently. But you have to make your own call (ha, ha) as to whether you’re comfortable accessing personal financial information on your phone.
Lots of popular financial web sites also have excellent apps for tracking news, stock prices and market performance, like Yahoo! Finance, Bloomberg, Google Finance and The Motley Fool.
But we were looking for three fresh, creative apps that you’ve probably never heard of. Let us know what you think of these:
Phone it in: What financial apps do you recommend?