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Money Habits

Almost 9 million* people never check they are getting the best deal on regular outgoings

Press release • August 2021

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Financially shook

19.8 million people have experienced a financial shock since the pandemic began

Press release • March 2021

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THE ‘RAINY DAY’ DEFICIT

6.6 million UK consumers reveal they have nothing set aside – but deem £12.5k to be the ideal amount for a rainy-day

Press release • March 2021

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Rising inflation highlights the urgent need for regular money management

Inflation, as measured by the Consumer Prices Index, rose 0.7% in the 12 months to January, up from 0.6% to December 2020

Press release • 17 Feb 2021

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Yolt comments on the latest Ofgem energy price cap increase

Pauline van Brakel, Chief Product Officer at Yolt comments.

Press release • 5 Feb 2021

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House prices down for first time since June

5 tips from Yolt on saving to help you get on the property ladder.

Press release • 3 Feb 2021

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10 million UK adults could become ‘In the Green’ in 2021

Yolt, the smart money app, launches report revealing a new financial state of being to help consumers maximise their finances amidst ongoing economic uncertainty

Press release • 20 Jan 2021

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Lock til we shop: people spend 7% more and shop nearly twice as much online while in lockdown

People have spent 25% more on groceries in lockdown – and they have been spending 33% more on food shopping than this time last year.

Press release • 3 Dec 2020

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11 million UK adults feel unable to spend as much on Christmas this year as a result of the pandemic

A third (33%) of UK consumers admit to feeling unable to spend as much on Christmas this year due to the pandemic.

Press release • 25 Nov 2020

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Nearly 14 million UK adults more likely to spend on Black Friday than they were last year

Yolt launches evolved app to help shoppers save while they spend

Press release • 18 Nov 2020

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Yolt reveals evolved app designed to help people save whilst they spend

In light of challenging economic conditions and the heightened importance of savings, Yolt the smart money app has unveiled an evolved version of the app, designed to help people to save.

Press release • 20 Oct 2020

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Comments on money management ahead of World Mental Health Day this weekend

Ahead of the latest ONS retail sales figures, Yolt user data reveals August as the month of summer shopping, with the amount spent increasing by over a third, when compared to pre-pandemic levels.

Press release • 9 Oct 2020

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Monday is the new Friday

‘Monday is the new Friday’: ‘Eat Out To Help Out’ scheme has increased spending up to six-fold on ‘eating out’ on Mondays, when compared to weekends, according to Yolt user data.

Press release • 1 Sept 2020

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