How to Automate Your Finances

Join our weekly #CreditChat on Twitter, Blab & Periscope every Wednesday at 3 p.m. ET. This week we supported America Saves Week with a chat about automating finances.

We were honored to feature America Saves as our featured guest on Twitter. The video panel included: Barbara Friedberg – Personal Finance Author & Podcaster; Dr. Barbara O’Neill– CFP®, Distinguished Professor, and Specialist in Financial Resource Management, Rutgers Cooperative Extension; Rod Griffin– Director of Public Education at Experian and Mike Delgado– Social Media Community Manager at Experian.

Click here to watch the discussion on Blab.

We would love to hear from you.
Let us know your favorite financial app by replying to this wave:

If you have ideas for future topics and guests, please tweet @Teena_LaRo.

Questions We Discussed:

  • Q1: What does it mean to automate your finances?
  • Q2: What are the pros/cons of automating your finances?
  • Q3: What aspects of your personal finances can/should you automate? Why?
  • Q4: What tools/apps are available to help you automate your finances?
  • Q5: What are easy ways to get started with automating your finances?
  • Q6: How often should you check the accounts you automate?
  • Q7: How can someone automate finances if they don’t have regular income?
  • Q8: How can automating your finances help you achieve your financial goals?
  • Q9: Any final tips for those looking to automate their finances?

View the Complete Chat via Storify:

Join our #CreditChat every Wednesday at 3p.m. ET on Twitter and

If you’ve never heard about #CreditChat, here is a brief overview:

Recent Chats on YouTube & Twitter

Never miss a blog post!

Subscribe to keep up with all things Experian.