How To

Mint.com Personal Finance Tips & Tricks

Mint.com Personal Finance Tips & Tricks

Managing your money can be intimidating, but the right mix of tools and techniques can make personal finance quite simple. For those of you who already stay on top of your personal finances through Mint.com, congrats! You’re already using a tool that’s powerful, reliable, simple and free to help you be good with your money....  Read more

Goals

Mint.com Survey Reveals Financial Resolutions for 2015

Mint.com Survey Reveals Financial Resolutions for 2015

It may not come as a big surprise since we all know that Mint users are financially savvy – but saving for a big purchase and paying off debt reign supreme for Mint users when it comes to their 2015 financial resolutions! In a recent Mint survey, millennials revealed that their top financial stressor included debt (think student loans), saving for retirement, and...  Read more

Planning

Things to Consider When Shopping for Car Insurance

Things to Consider When Shopping for Car Insurance

With a little preparation and a few questions in your back pocket, buying auto insurance can be easy. Here are a few tips to protect yourself and your budget and put you in the driver’s seat when it comes to purchasing auto insurance. What type of insurance do I need? It’s important to learn about...  Read more

Saving

Saving Through the Ages

Saving Through the Ages

Reputable financial advisors, websites and your mom say to save for retirement, college, a down payment for a home and emergencies. A typical response might be,  “Yeah, but how much?” and “When?” Libraries of books have been written on this subject. The implication is that determining your proper savings rate involves solving differential equations, brushing...  Read more

Planning

5 Tips to Kick-start Your Financial Life in 2015

5 Tips to Kick-start Your Financial Life in 2015

Each year, millions of Americans start the New Year resolved to get their finances in order.  Then, the motivation wears off and most people fall back into old habits and spending patterns, feeling   stressed and overwhelmed. Stick to your resolutions this year by focusing on small wins in your financial life and make little lifestyle...  Read more

Trends

How to Plan New Year’s Eve on a Budget

How To Plan New Year’s Eve on a Budget

New Year’s Eve festivities can fit nicely into your spending plan. Here are five ideas for singles and families alike to celebrate New Year’s Eve on a budget and stay fabulously frugal. First Night  Many cities around the country host their own New Year’s Eve parties in a municipal venue like a concert hall or...  Read more

Trends

Millennials & Charity: How to Get Involved (Infographic)

Millennials and Charity: How to Get Involved (Infographic)

Every year, more and more millennials are donating their money to non-profits – and not only are they giving in record numbers, but they’re reinventing the way charities do their work. Social media and viral campaigns like Movember, the ASL Ice Bucket Challenge, and Relay for Life prove that millennials don’t want to just write...  Read more

Updates

Mint Gets a Makeover and Announces Mint Bills

Mint Gets a Makeover and Announces Mint Bills

We’ve been rolling out some new features this year including a free credit score and a new mobile experience, and today, we’ve got some exciting new updates that will help you continue to be good with your money in 2015 and beyond! First, if you haven’t already noticed, Mint has a new look! We’ve been focused...  Read more

Everyday Triumphs

Minters, We Want to Hear From YOU!

Share Your 2015 Financial Goals

It’s that time of year; the lights are up, presents are being wrapped and cookies are being decorated, holiday season is officially upon us. At Mint, the holiday season makes us think of one thing, New Year’s resolutions! Have you started thinking about how you will be good with your money in 2015?    We...  Read more