Many of us make bad financial decisions when we are young. You are not going to stay young forever though. Planning for the future is a wise idea if you don’t want to spend your retirement years working just as hard. Those of you who have been working for your company for a while are probably familiar with 401k investment accounts. Taking advantage of programs and incentives offered by your employer could be a good idea (depending on the deal you are getting). You are still have to keep an eye on your accounts. Thanks to these 5 apps, you can manage and calculate your 401k information on your iPhone and iPad everywhere you go:
401k Calculator: a free tool that shows you how much your 401k account will be worth when you retire. It lets you compare investments to make the best decisions possible.
Mint.com Personal Finance: should not need any introduction. It is a powerful tool to use to get your financial life in order. It allows you to track and manage your money from one place.
Fidelity Investments: you can use this app to keep track of the value of your holdings and monitor the market. If you are planning to use your investments for your retirement, you need to stay as informed as possible.
SmartMoney Retirement Planner: this tool visualizes your retirement information and helps you with the planning part. It lets you test multiple scenarios.
Vanguard for iPad: a free tool that allows you to manage your accounts, check your investments, and get the latest market news. You can view details of your 401k and 403b plans with this as well.
What’s your favorite 401k app for iOS?