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How To Refinance Your Auto Loan

Auto loans are notoriously expensive, but sometimes they’re a necessary part of getting you back on the road. If the opportunity arises to save some money on your auto loan, you should probably take it. Americans who refinance their cars save on average around $950 a year, and several thousand over the life of their loan. Interest rates are still...

Money-Saving Challenge: 30 Types For Every Personality in 2022

When it comes to saving money, whether it’s for a short-term goal, such as a trip, or for a long-term one, such as a retirement fund, there are many budgeting strategies to choose from. Starting a money-saving challenge can be a good strategy to save money while being motivated to reach a goal and have fun. However, not all challenges fit every money...

This is Your Reminder to Do an Annual Subscriptions Audit

Checking on all of your regular expenses is an important part of keeping your finances healthy. Too often, people sign up for a monthly subscription for a gym membership, subscription box, or premium membership and then stop using it. Without regularly keeping track of what you’re spending money on, you can easily find yourself spending hundreds of...

Five Fantastic Financial Habits That Take Less Than 10 Minutes to Set Up

Have you ever found yourself putting off something that you know that you “should” do? And when you finally get around to finishing that task, you find that it actually only took a few minutes. And then wondered why you put it off for so long? That can be the case with some of these fantastic financial habits. These smart habits are ones that everyone...

How To Recover From Holiday Credit Card Debt

After the fun of opening presents in December, some of us are left with a far more unwelcoming gift to open: your credit card statements come the new year. If you’re faced with a mountain of bills and a mound of regret, you’re not alone. But ’tis the season to make changes – and now is the time to start off on the right foot. Avoiding credit card...

23 Better Money Habits You Need to Start Doing in 2022

Working on your finances can be a long process, but taking it one step at a time and developing better money habits can help you get ahold of your finances and start building a better future for yourself. If you struggle with setting money aside for the future or feel like you’re living paycheck to paycheck, it could be a result of bad money habits....

The Worth It Equation

While it may seem like a simple determination, deciding whether a purchase is worth the cost can actually get pretty complicated. How do you quantify the value of a new bike, a pair of shoes or tickets to a concert? How can we be sure that any discretionary expense is actually worth it? If you’ve ever agonized over these questions, you might be interested...

#TimeToMint Mint App Challenges Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. Mint App Challenges (“Promotion”) begins at 12:00:00 PM Pacific Time (“PT”) on January 17, 2022 and ends at 11:59:59 PM PT on February 28, 2022 (“Promotion Period”). The Promotion contains a contest of skill (“Contest”).  The computer...

Make Your Money A Daily Routine

Starting a new routine in any area of life can be challenging. Be it changes to your finances, exercise habits, health or any other type of new routine, one of the best ways that you can increase your chances of success is to make it part of your existing daily routine. Making small changes to something you’re already doing drastically increases your...

How to Set a Financial Goal with Mint

We all have goals we want to achieve, but it’s easy to postpone working toward them while waiting for the “right moment” to get started. Sound familiar? The truth is, you don’t have to wait for the New Year, the beginning of the month, or your birthday to set, or get started with, a financial goal!  Goal-setting should be fluid, something you think...

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