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Fraud protection: why has my Yolt Account been blocked?
Having your Yolt Account blocked can be frustrating. It’s even more confusing when you don’t understand why it was blocked in the first place. Here's why we sometimes have to do it.Read more
19 Feb 2021 • 4min read
Yolt is evolving to help you grow your savings in these uncertain times
Here's why we're launching a suite of new features designed to help you save easily, every day.Read more
04 Aug 2020 • 3min read
A quick Q&A on connections, testing and the Amex API
In compliance with PSD2, we’ve removed account connections via banking credentials, and are supporting API connections only. We’ve put together this blog to answer some of your most frequently asked questions about our current connections, what's coming next and how we're building Yolt - together.
30 Mar 2020 • 4min read
A message to our community during the Coronavirus outbreak
With all that’s been happening these past couple of weeks, we wanted to reach out with a quick message from all of us at Yolt.
25 Mar 2020 • 2min read
PSD2 update: Why we’re championing APIs and unsupporting some accounts
As PSD2 comes into full effect, connecting through banking credentials is becoming more and more difficult, not only at Yolt but across the banking industry more broadly. Find out what this means for you and your Yolt account - and why we're championing APIs.
04 Mar 2020 • 5min read
How to split the bill with your friends
While we can’t help you with those awkward conversations about how you split the bill, your Yolt app can at least take the pain out of requesting – and transferring – the money. No need to have to chase up friends who ‘totally forgot’ they owed for their share of the fondue; you can request – and receive – the money right there at the table.
29 Jan 2020 • 2min read
Everything you need to know about: Dashboard 2.0
We’ve made some changes to the Yolt dashboard. Now your insights will give you faster access to the information you need, including account lists and visual breakdowns of your spending. Find out more about our smart new updates, and take control of your money!
26 Nov 2019 • 2min read
Yolt dashboard 2.0: All the insights behind our new changes
The Yolt dashboard has a fresh new look - and it’s now smarter than ever! That’s right - we’re bringing you smarter, more immediate insights, and they’re presented in a visual format that makes your spending clearer and your money easier to understand.
26 Nov 2019 • 6min read
Everything you need to know about: Subscriptions
Predicting direct debits can be confusing even for the most financially savvy person. Sometimes it's a little early, other times it's a little late. So, if different bills debited from different accounts on different dates sounds familiar, it may be time to start using our subscriptions tracker to manage your upcoming payments.
01 Nov 2019 • 2min read
Everything you need to know about: Stealth mode
You can show off your Yolt app and still keep your money hidden with Stealth mode! Stealth mode turns all of your money into a different currency and randomises each amount so that no one can see what you’ve been spending.
20 Sep 2019 • 2min read
What’s PSD2? And what’s SCA? Banking is changing and here’s what it means for you and Yolt
From PSD2 to Strong Customer Authentication, some big banking changes are on the horizon, for both your bank and your favourite fintechs. Find out what these mean for you and what changes you can expect to see in Yolt.
21 Aug 2019 • 6min read
Understanding Yolt Categories
Whether Personal care, Housing or Transport, every month, you watch your money enter and disappear from your account in swift and predictable fashion. But how much did you spend on each of these necessities last month? Welcome to Categories! We show you why an effective budget is one that's organised, easy to understand and simple to track.
02 Jul 2019 • 2min read
Everything you need to know about: Tags
We get it, some of your transactions are related but don't necessarily fall into same pot (e.g Family Dinners or Date night). Tags are a great way to personalise and quickly locate specific transactions, anytime, anywhere. Get ready to discover how Yolt tags can be useful to you, whatever the occasion.
01 Jul 2019 • 2min read
Everything you need to know about: Budgets
Wondering where all your money goes each month? Finding it difficult to stay on track with your spending? Never have enough money for the things you actually want? Don't worry, we've got you sorted. We break down why having a budget can be useful and how to create one using Yolt.
12 Jun 2019 • 2min read
Everything you need to know about: Total balance
Confused about how much money you have across all your accounts? Tired of trying to calculate what's left over after bills? Never fear, Yolt is here! We deep dive into 'Total balance', explain why it's one of our most used features, and how you can get the most out of it. Get ready to unthink money!
12 Jun 2019 • 2min read
Meet Yolt Pay: Powered by open banking, built with you
We're thrilled to announce the launch of Yolt Pay - now in Beta! It's powered by Open Banking and built hand-in-hand with our community. Find out how you can get involved and help us build this new feature!
04 Mar 2019 • 6min read
Yolt and MoneySuperMarket want to save you time and money
MoneySuperMarket is now in your Yolt Actions tab! Get a little sneak peek into what’s to come and read up on the why, how, and when behind our latest connection.
14 Feb 2019 • 2min read
6 fintechs you can hook up to Yolt this Valentine's
Love is in the air and at Yolt we’re all about building lasting connections!Read more
06 Feb 2019 • 4min read
Know your customer: Why is Yolt asking me to confirm my identity?
We're adopting an important regulatory requirement: Know Your Customer or KYC. Find out what it means for your Yolt experience, and learn which exciting new features it allows us to build next.
11 Jan 2019 • 5min read
The open banking switch and what it means for your Yolt experience
We’ve officially connected all applicable banks via their Open APIs! Read on to find out just what that means for you and your Yolt experience…Read more
17 Sep 2018 • 5min read
Data day-to-day: Personal data and your Yolt security
Whether you’re thinking of trying Yolt for the first time or just want a quick refresher, you’ve come to the right place to learn about all things data, privacy and security!
18 Jul 2018 • 6min read
One year in: Yolt’s CEO on the first twelve months and new horizons
Yolt CEO, Frank Jan Risseeuw, looks back at some of the year's highlights and shares an exciting announcement on Yolt's next steps.
04 Jun 2018 • 3min read
What is GDPR? A quick recap and how it affects your Yolt
You might've heard about "GDPR" - the General Data Protection Regulation. This new regulation was created to standardise the way organisations in Europe manage, protect, and use personal data. Read on to learn more about GDPR and your Yolt experience.
17 May 2018 • 3min read
Your new topbar: How we're building Yolt together with our community
With our brand new topbar freshly launched, read all about how we develop Yolt and its features together with our epic community.
22 Mar 2018 • 7min read
Open banking update: We’re officially connected to all CMA9 Banks!
Yolt is officially entering phase two, part two! Get all the latest news on the Open Banking roll out, including our latest bank connections!
15 Mar 2018 • 3min read
Let's get personal: Meet your new customisable dashboard
From the very beginning, you've been asking for more ways to personalise your experiences with Yolt. So, we hope you love your brand new customisable dashboard!
16 Feb 2018 • 2min read
Open banking answered: An interview with Yolt’s in-house expert
Yolt’s in-house expert, Leon Muis, joins us on the blog today to answer some questions on Open Banking and Yolt’s own role, both up until now and going forward.
10 Jan 2018 • 5min read
Open banking and what it means for you
Big changes are on the horizon: Open banking, PSD2, CMA. You may have seen some of these in the news over the past year. Or, you may be hearing about them for the first time right now. Whether you want to learn more or get your first crash course, you’ve come to the right place!
14 Dec 2017 • 6min read
Something from nothing: Yolt’s COO talks about building Yolt from the ground up
To celebrate our first 6 weeks, we asked one of Yolt’s first joiners – Chief Operations Officer, Mattijs de Waard— to take us back to those early days and answer a few questions about building something from the ground up...
13 Jul 2017 • 5min read
9 innovations in the history of banking and where they brought us today
The UK may have welcomed its first cashpoint 50 years ago, but a lot has happened since then. Take a look at these top moments in banking innovation, from the first wire transfer to the rise of open banking!
29 Jun 2017 • 2min read