For our current college students and recent college grads, you know that saving money has become a task harder than maintaining a 4.0 GPA. So, we at Love & Luxe decided to put you all out of your misery and let you in on our favorite hidden gems, the ONLY money-saving apps you need.
Number one on our list of best money saving apps is Acorns. What’s great about acorns is that you save money without really thinking about it.
The app is linked to your personal debit or credit card and every time you swipe your card it rounds up to the nearest number and puts the “extra” change into a savings account for you.
For example, say you go to Target and spend $47.63 the app will then round up depending on what setting you have for Round-Ups and put that extra change into your savings account. What’s also great about this app is that the savings account isn’t linked to your personal credit or debit card. So, when you go to check your account status the money that you saved using this app isn’t apparent. You can withdraw from your
Pro tip: Turn notifications for Acorns off that way you aren’t tempted to spend your saved money too quickly
Number two on our list is Clarity. This app is cool because it lets you know what you’re spending the most money on in the past year. Aaannndd it lets you cancel any
This app, like our beloved fave Acorns, also links your personal credit and debit cards in order to work.
This app is great because a lot of times we aren’t sure what it is that we spend the most money on. And with Clarity having the tools to show you, you can cut out money sucking purchases in your life.
Our last and final money saving app of 2018 is
What money saving apps are your fav? Leave us a comment and let us know!