There is over $2.1 trillion in checking accounts that is just sitting, hanging out, and not earning any interest. Why? Well, most of us are terrorized to part with our cash and love the feeling of seeing our money safe and sound. But that’s not helping you build towards your future.
Today’s guest, Gil Akos, the co-founder, and CEO of Astra, a mobile app that helps you transfer money back and forth between all your accounts and automate your savings, so really there isn’t a good excuse not to save your money. But I know, there are so many apps, do you need another one – I’m right there with you, but I have to say, I’m pretty intrigued…
What You’ll Learn
- What’s hurting you by keeping your cash stashed in a bank account
- Why Gil created Astra and how can it make your financial life easier
- The trends behind millennials and how much they save
- Why automating your finances is a powerful way to achieve goals
- How you can use the power of progress and be proactive to better your finances
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