** Best Money Management App of 2020 ** — This is Money
**Featured App of the Day** - App Store
** Best Budgeting App of 2019 ** — Marie Claire
**Top 20 Financial Apps** – NerdWallet
Track your spending, save money, and crush your goals with Cleo – the AI chatbot making money effortless. Trusted by 3 million users, Cleo helps you money like a boss with powerful tools and cutting-edge tech. Want to know what you can spend on takeout ? Need $100 to get to payday? Or a planing to save up to buy a house? Cleo’s got your back. It’s your money – own it.
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By using AI to create personalized smart budgets for every customer, Cleo is helping people improve their budgeting skills worldwide. ‘Can I afford it?’, just ask Cleo. With a spending breakdown, help on bills, practical advice and an actual personality, budgeting like a boss has never been easier. Don’t be someone who lives in denial - get a budget.
Need a little happy getting to payday? Staring your overdraft in the face? Even when you prepare, stuff happens. We get it. That’s why Cleo let’s you borrow money instantly (up to $100 interest free) whenever you need it. But she’s not just a loan app. After you get a quick spot, she’ll also help you build up your own emergency fund and chime in whenever you’re headed for trouble.
As many as you want! Set aside money for a specific thing, or if you just need a better visualization on coffee spending. Want to spend a little more on groceries this week? Cleo shows your spending per category over the last few weeks, so you can set a limit that makes sense (and she’ll update you on how much you’ve got left-to-spend throughout the week).
Saving money is a drag, but not when you’ve got an intelligent AI bot like Cleo dragging you for your spending. With Save goals, hacks and autosave features all experienced through interaction with Cleo herself, you save money fast and have fun in the process. That boring stigma’s broken.
Your credit score is about to get a whole lot healthier. Our credit builder will make looking at your credit report way less scary, and you might even have fun in the process. Leave the confusing credit building to Cleo and Equifax, you focus on feeling good about your money.
Get you an app that does Roast Mode. Sometimes you need to be told you’re a high-flyer, sometimes you need to be rinsed. Thank God Cleo has fun (sometimes), funny (always) personality modes. Heavily including memes, duh.
Cleo helps you feel better about your money. Other ways you can improve your money health:
• Save money automatically based on what you can afford
• New ways to improve your Equifax Credit Score with credit coaching
• Set any goal and Cleo can help you get there
• Avoid your overdraft with an interest free cash advance* up to $100**
• Cashback rewards up to 7%
• Weekly money games and quizzes with cash prizes
• Spendr rates your purchases and removes money stress
*Available with Cleo Plus
**Advance amounts vary depending on eligibility
Cleo uses bank-level SSL encryption to protect your data and your deposits. All savings held in FDIC-insured accounts with protection up to $250,000
Us Weekly: “Cleo makes us feel like money masters, and why shouldn’t we?”
Tech Crunch: “The ‘digital assistant’ that replaces your banking apps…”
Marie Claire: “Like a bank manager without the musty grey suit…”
Forbes: “…Young people trying to make a start in life are in a far worse position than previous generations... So services like Cleo that are distancing themselves from the banking sector and are focusing instead on making finances easier to understand, are a step towards provoking more positive interest...”
Bug fixes & minor improvements. Watch this space.
Ratings and Reviews
Small but mighty
If you’re looking for an app to help you budget, it’s Cleo. If you’re looking to consolidate your info so you can see everything in one screen, ask Cleo. If you need help saving for anything, ask Cleo.
Cleo may not have the most creative responses yet, and you’ll have to learn some key words and phrases to get the correct answers, but as a work in progress, Cleo really is amazing. She does almost everything I need her to do, and the things I’ve suggested have been noted by the team. I’ve contacted support many times and get feedback soon after. The team behind Cleo is always looking to see what they can do better and how they can help more, while also making Cleo’s overall atmosphere relaxed and as stress-free as finances can be. I especially enjoy Cleo’s different modes, such as Hype and Roast. The Facebook group is friendly and any questions you post there will always be answered. The app’s layout is easy to understand and has very few glitches, and when something does happen, it’s fixed soon after. I would 100% recommend Cleo to anyone who needs help managing their finances.
I’m still going to try...
I was recommended Cleo by a friend who loves how user friendly it is and how it can roast her, and I thought it would be great for my chronic overspending problem. I downloaded it and immediately starting having problems. First it took awhile to connect my bank account and now here’s two of the same one. Second, when adding my income (which I had to do manually, as I couldn’t choose one of the suggested ones) it was in pounds, not dollars, and it would NEVER save. Third, making my own budget (as the one Cleo suggested was just not gonna work for me) was difficult because it always said I didn’t have enough money to cover my spending. I went in vacation this month and spent a lot of money, but I wasn’t hoping on starting the budget this month. I guess I’ll try again next month and see if I have any luck. Also, when I was trying to identify bills, it was next to impossible as I have multiple iTunes bills and I couldn’t specify which ones update when or choose prices.
Suggestions: Make it easier to view which bank accounts are linked. Fix currency. Have a reset button for the entire app. Make a button when creating a budget on when it should start (like it will start when the next month comes around). Focus more on working on upkeep and not just making it yell at me. Let me manually input prices when it comes to bills.
Right now I’m not very happy with Cleo, but I really want it to work. I will try again next time I get paid so we will see.
One of the worst experiences I have ever had with an app.
The app started off great and extremely useful for what I was looking for in a budgeting app. I signed up for Cleo+ and even gave them my private information for their new rollout feature to collect interest in their own savings account. I loved this app for 1-2 months and the categories and spending is great.
However - I will never recommend this app to anyone purely that their customer support is non existent. I have sent over 12+ email over a *simple* issue linking the Cleo cover that they offer and absolutely no response. I then have sent in 4+ account cancelation/deletion requests over two weeks now and not received one response back. On top of that, my account has not been deleted and is still active despite my numerous deletion attempts. They also refuse to disconnect my bank and banking information. Before you ask, yes I did email support for this and big shock they have not once responded to me. If I could stop myself from ever giving my personal information to this company I would immediately. Especially considering they will not delete my account or private financial information from their app. It’s baffling to me how they have so many great reviews with a non existent customer service team. If I ignored emails at work the way they do I wouldn’t have a job anymore... and they shouldn’t either.
Steer clear and do not give them any of your information.
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- Requires iOS 11.0 or later.
- iPod touch
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- Age Rating
- 9+ Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
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