Section 2

MONEY HABITS

With six months since launch, who better to ask about money goals and spending habits than the Yolt community? Here’s what we learned from our users in 2017!

date
25%

After living costs, 25% spent most of their disposable income on shopping.

50%

Spent it on dinner or drinks with friends.

date
51%

Spent the most money during the first week of the month.

46%

Said summer was the most expensive season – 43% said winter.

23%

Treated themselves to dinner with friends on payday weekend.

17%

Said shopping was their ultimate payday treat.

8%

Preferred celebrating payday weekend with a film or a show.

sent money
34%

Sent money abroad in 2017.

money
86%

Said Yolt made their money management easier in 2017.

64%

Learned they spent more than they thought in 2017.

spending
72%

Said ‘spending categories’ was their favourite Yolt feature.

20%

Spent more than expected on eating out.

13%

Spent more than expected on bills.

11%

Spent more than expected on groceries.

money
48%

Didn’t always check before they tapped their contactless cards.

65%

Felt they had improved their money habits in 2017.

46%

Made a money resolution for New Year, 2018!

16%

Are saving for a holiday in 2018

15%

Are saving for their first house in 2018

6%

Are saving for their wedding day in 2018