With the New Year bearing down upon us, now is as good of a time as any to look back and reflect on what we’ve done over the past year. There will no doubt be successes and shortcomings to consider, but in the case of the shortcomings, there is good news in knowing that a new year awaits in trying to address them. New Year’s resolutions are commonplace for those who may wish to lose a few pounds, drop a bad habit or pick up a good one, but it can be hard to keep track of our plans – let alone our progress – as the year progresses. Whether you’re ready to begin investing in your retirement or kick an addiction for good, it’s time to get serious about it. Below, we’ll discuss a few apps that can be great tools for sticking to your New Year’s resolutions.
Perhaps the most common New Year’s Resolution revolves around the need to get our financial houses in order. This is where an app like Toshl Finance can come into play. Available for free, this useful app can be installed to any Android device and used in a variety of ways. You’ll find it easy to track all expenses and income with ease, thanks to its intuitive entry interface; in addition, you’ll be able to setup recurring bills/expenses/deposits to keep your books in line with reality. A budget keeper is also included to ensure that your plans line up with your income. Other functions that Toshl Finance provides include a bill organizer, currency converter, travel companion, easy-to-use graphs and more. If you need even more flexibility and functionality, there are paid versions of Toshi available that help you access more complex financial planning goals.
Taking your dietary regimen seriously is also a common New Year’s resolution, and what better way to stick to it than through the use of technology? Cookpad Recipes is an Android app that can be downloaded for free from Google Play. Inside, you’ll find thousands of unique recipes submitted by its community of users, but the benefits don’t stop there. You’ll be able to browse forums on food-related topics, sort through recipes based on their health or caloric amounts, discuss cooking methods with a large community and save/share shopping lists when planning your next set of meals. With all of this and more to offer, downloading Cookpad Recipes today can make a world of difference in sticking to your New Year’s resolution.
Habit Streak Plan
Finally, we have Habit Streak Plan, which can be a bit more flexible in its use. This app is ideal for anyone who wants to set a series of goals and then follow through with them. With more than 100,000 users taking advantage of this app, it’s easy to see why this makes the list. The app monitors how well you do from day to day on keeping to your goals; in essence, it keeps track of your “habit streak”. Simply report in each day on your progress, and the app keeps an easy to follow record of everything you have done (or have not done) since beginning. This app is 100% free and can be downloaded from Google Play.