Money Audit

We Earn $200,000 and Can’t Save. Help!

Mia, 35 and her husband Luke, 36, earn a combined $200,000 per year. But after paying their mortgage and rental property loan, as well as car and student loans, child care, and other living expenses, the Los Angeles couple has a difficult time socking away money in savings. They do have about $10,000 in a ... Read more

Updates

Reminder: Mint Bill Payment Feature No Longer Supported

TLDR: Mint bill pay feature will no longer be available as of June 30th At Mint, our goal is to make money management effortless. From budgeting, to tracking your transactions to regular credit score updates, we aim to help you stay on top of your finances. We are continuously innovating and improving the Mint experience ... Read more

Food Budgets

How to Make Use of Abundant Seasonal Produce [Video]

Welcome back to the collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody!  I’m here to give you tips on living a healthy, happy life on a budget. Summer is in full ... Read more

Credit Info

WTFinance: What is a Credit Score? [Video]

Thinking about buying a house? That new car you’ve be dreaming about? Opening that coffee shop/bookstore/record store that maybe also sells sandwiches? Having big dreams may also require good credit. To keep your eye on the prize, you need to keep an eye on your credit score, and we’re here to help. Why your credit ... Read more

Travel Tips

How to Negotiate for Souvenirs When Traveling [Video]

Shopping for items in the US is typically very different than shopping for items while abroad. You wouldn’t think about negotiating, bargaining, and haggling and your local market or nearest H&M. But while traveling, especially in certain countries, you’ll find haggling for everyday items extremely common. Western travelers often feel uncomfortable and find this to ... Read more

Food Budgets

Cooking International Meals on a Budget [Video]

Welcome back to the collaboration between Mint and Brewing Happiness. I’m Haley, the girl behind Brewing Happiness – a blog about celebrating the small healthy choices we make in our lives, complete with recipes for everybody!  I’m here to give you tips on living a healthy, happy life on a budget. When you’re bored in ... Read more

Early Career

How College Grads Can Get Started Investing

If you’ve just graduated college—first off, congrats! And as you’re creating a massive “next steps” to-do list, that might include landing your first grown-up job, moving to new stomping grounds, or creating a budget, you’ll want to add one thing: investing. We get it. While retirement might seem like aeons away, here’s the thing: The ... Read more