2FD 037: Managing Your Personal Finances with Mint.com

What are you using to help manage your personal finances?

Today, we are joined by Kimmie Greene from Mint.com, the FREE mobile app and website to manage your personal finances. We love using Mint for many things, like getting our free credit score, creating a budget, tracking our net worth, keeping our investments in line and much, much more. We’re honored to have them on the podcast to share some insight into the tool and kickstart your savings goals.

If you’re swapping between multiple tools or still using pen and paper or spreadsheets, this free tool could save you a lot of time. CHA-CHING!

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Discussion Points

  • What is Mint?
  • Making smarter money choices with a total outlook on your finances.
  • The importance of tracking your personal finances.
  • Never miss a bill again with Bill Pay.
  • Knowing where your money’s going instead of wondering where it went.
  • Automatically import your bank transactions into your budget and get notified when you’re falling off track.
  • How to start your first budget with Mint.
  • Keeping track of your financial well-being with your Net Worth.
  • Insight into your investment’s asset allocation.
  • Setting up savings goals to track money for specific targets.
  • Integrations with QuickBooks and TurboTax.
  • The average person has 11-15 bills they’re paying each month.
  • Why use Mint over its competitors.
  • What to look forward to seeing in the future within Mint.
  • Frugal Tip of The Week: How to get your FREE credit score in Mint every month with details into credit history and insight to prevent identity theft.

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