Start Fresh After the Holidays With These Productivity Apps

The holiday season is full of sweet treats, gift-buying and visits with family and friends. Although the holidays are full of cheer and fun, many people tend to get out of routine throughout all of the festivities. Now that the new year is here, VelaPoint Insurance wants to help you get your budget, schedule and fitness back on track with these six free apps that make it easy to back into the swing of things.

Free Apps to Monitor Your Health

  • MyFitnessPal:

    One of the most popular apps for health and fitness, MyFitnessPal is perfect for those wanting to incorporate a healthy diet or exercise plan into their lifestyle. Through the app, you can set your exercise goals, weight loss or weight gain goals and track your calories. MyFitnessPal also helps you create custom recipes, calculate serving sizes and see the nutrient breakdowns of each meal!

  • Productive:

    Create healthy habits through the Productive app by customizing personal habits that you want to start for the new year. Productive keeps track of your goals, like working out three times a week or increasing your water intake, and reinforces you through encouragement to keep your good streak going!

Free Budget Tracking Apps

  • Mint:

    This popular budgeting app quickly helps you manage all of your finances while suggesting ways to cut down on your spending based on your budget. Mint also keeps track of your bills to help you stay on top of your payments when life gets busy and checks your credit score for free while giving you tips for improvement!

  • Goodbudget:

    If your budget dives after the holidays, Goodbudget can help you create a budget, stay aware of your expenses and show you how to have healthier spending habits. You can also sync your budget with your other family members if you’d like!

Free Organization Apps

  • TimeTree:

    If you’re looking for the perfect calendar app to organize your events, appointments and reminders, TimeTree is an excellent choice. In addition to organizing your personal life, your friends and family can also share their calendars with you and chat through the app in case someone needs to push back that family Saturday dinner!

  • Cozi:

    For your family’s organizational needs, Cozi is a top-rated app for families looking to stay on top of things. Through a color-coded calendar, you can schedule your family’s daily activities to keep up with life’s busy moments. You can also send out agendas to your group, set reminders and create to-do lists, shopping lists and grocery lists. One of the best perks of Cozi is that your family can add events and tasks to the calendar whenever they choose. On top of organizing your own life, Cozi helps you keep your entire family on track for the new year!

The new year is the perfect time to save more money, start a new fitness routine, and eat a healthier diet. As you begin taking further steps to boost your health and productivity, you may want to ask yourself if you have the best health insurance plan for you and your family. You could save money on your health care plan by speaking with a knowledgeable VelaPoint Insurance agent about your options. To learn more about affordable health insurance coverage, call 855-548-0727 today!