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Focus Booster Review – Boost Your Time Management as a Freelancer

focus booster review for freelancers
Focus Booster App Review for Freelancers

Multitasking is out and focus tasking is in.

Everyone knows concentration is essential for better productivity and if you haven’t heard about it yet, time blocking is a popular way to manage your focus and productivity.

But how do you manage time blocking and time tracking without clogging up your tabs with 3 or 4 different apps?

If you’re anything like me, you love all-in-one apps - or apps that come really close to having almost everything you need.

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6 helpful tools to help master your freelance business

tools to help master freelancing business

Let’s be honest.

You’re an app junkie, right?

I know this because you’re here.

And because I'm also an app junkie!

I love to see what other tools business owners use to manage their empires. And I love testing out every single one I come across.

I've tested apps that track money, help you invest, calendar apps that help you get organized, even social apps that help keep you connected to clients and customers; the list goes on.

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Digit Review

an updated digit review
an updated digit review

Truly Automatic Savings!

What would you think if I told you there is an app that could figure out the right amount of money to save for you each month without you having to do math or try to maneuver around a fluctuating income?

Would you be interested? Or, would you think I was crazy?

Well, I am crazy but the app is real.

Welcome to Digit. The first microsavings app that makes saving TRULY automatic.

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17hats – Superpowers For Your Freelancing Business

17hats

If you were a superhero, 17hats would be your trusted sidekick!

This one is for all you freelancers out there.

Solopreneurs offering your amazing skills at writing, designing, creating, or any online service to the world.

Being in business for yourself is exciting.

Exhilarating.

And can be utterly exhausting.

You are the ultimate multitasker!

You do it all! Blogging, writing, editing, image design, client management, social media management, personnel management.

You’re a bookkeeper extraordinaire, accountant nerd, spreadsheet diva, and lead capture developer.

17hats was designed with you in mind!

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Everydollar Review

Everydollar review by christine c renee

Everydollar app review The Frugal Single

No More Spreadsheets!

Are you making budgets the old school way? Pen and paper, spreadsheets, or in your head?

Well, now there’s the perfect app to manage your budget and tame your money so you don’t have to muddle your way through a complicated spreadsheet or deal with papers.

It’s called Everydollar.  It’s based off the Dave Ramsey platform, and uses the zero-budget technique, It automates your budget faster than you can say “budget.”

Here’s a breakdown on this one-of-a-kind online and mobile application.

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4 Reasons You’ll Love Digit

Money tool review by Christine C. Renee

Money tool review by Christine C. Renee

The Unconcious-Savings Plan

Has this happened to you?

You know you should be saving money, and you know that the best way to be a consistent saver is to make it automatic. Yet, setting up an automatic savings plan takes a lot of planning.

How much can you make automatic so that you’re not overdrawn by accident? And what about the months that you don’t get paid as much? You’ll have to go back and postpone or turn off the automatic withdrawal.

And what about when you finally get extra money, or your income goes back to normal, you have to REMEMBER to go into your account and turn it back on.

Frustrating! Doesn’t all this planning, reminders, and back and forths defeat the whole purpose of having an “automatic” savings plan?

I thought this was a hopeless situation that I just had to deal with every month. I told myself savings was hard but it’s the right thing to do. I drudgingly accepted my fate. That was until I found Digit.

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