Envelope budgeting was second nature to me, but I didn’t “get” Goals for months after getting my Simple card. Here’s what finally clicked. (Spoiler alert: Goals are digital envelopes.)
John B on How Goals Make Budgeting Click
What does it take to budget effectively? Is it knowing how much money you spend each month? Is it moving your money into discrete categories? Customer John B shares his experience finding the best budgeting system for him and his growing family.
Making the Best of a Worst Case Scenario
Whitney R’s story begins with debilitating credit card debt, leading her to declare bankruptcy. But her story doesn’t end there. Hitting the ‘reset’ button on her finances is only the first of many good financial decisions she’ll have to make in order to build financial stability and grow her wealth. Here’s how she’s using Simple to thrive after bankruptcy.
How Blogger Elle M Uses Simple
Several months ago, Couple Money blogger Elle M wrote about her experience switching to Simple. We asked her a couple questions about how she uses Simple, and what she’s learned from her time writing about money and relationships. Here’s what she had to say.
Stashing Vs. Stacking: Where Do You Stand?
If you’ve ever spent time searching for a bank account with the best interest rate, this post is for you. You may be surprised how regular contributions to your savings goals stack up against high-yield accounts. What do you think? Are you a Stasher or a Stacker?
Getting Out of Debt: Will P’s $24,000 Sprint
If you’re in debt, Will P wants you to know there’s a way out. Discover how this normal dude from South Carolina paid off $24,000 in debt in just nine months.
Adopt These 4 Money Mindsets and Save More
With so many lists of savings tips available online, you’d think that saving more money boils down to the tactics. But without mastering these savings mentalities, not even making your own toilet paper will help you save more this year.
Budgeting With Simple
If you want to stress less about money this year, Simple can help. With built-in budgeting features like Safe-To-Spend® and Goals, you can save responsibly for the things you need while also putting away money for what you love. I’ll show you how.
Budgeting Tips for People Who Hate Budgets
Bad budgets make you feel deprived, guilty, and failure-prone. A good budget helps you spend more on what you love. It might even change your life.
Tracking Your Spending With Simple
Simple makes tracking your finances easier with categories, searchable hashtags, Reports, and more.