Get your credit score and credit report with Finder. Free forever.
We all have that one friend who promises they'll pay us back, next time we go out for a bevvy. But they never really do, do they?
Enter Finch, the self-proclaimed financial app for your social life. From splitting bills to planning trips with your mates and even getting more insights into your spending habits, it's a terrific app for those who are looking to get a handle on their finances.
Today on Pocket Money, we're speaking with Jessica Box, Finch's marketing director and the director of the Australian Girls in Tech chapter. She joined us in the Finder studio to talk about the origins of the personal finance app and all the interesting stuff the company has learned as it has grown, plus some embarrassing insights of her own.
Finch took home the 2018 Finder Award for Best Personal Finance App in Australia and is building a platform for Aussies (and soon businesses) to take their financial management to the next level.
Mentioned in this episode
Read the transcript of this episode
The Finder Pocket Money podcast is intended to provide you with tips, tools and strategies that will help you make better decisions. Although we're licensed and authorised, we (and our guests) aren't providing any form of financial or legal advice. So please consider your own situation and get proper advice about your individual circumstances before making any decisions based on anything in our show. Thanks for listening.
Have questions for the Pocket Money crew? Want to suggest a future episode idea? Hoping to speak with other curious young adults sorting through their lives and their money? Join our community for exclusive access and discussions about the show and all things money:
- Join the Pocket Money private Facebook group
- Follow Pocket Money on Instagram
- Follow Finder on Twitter
- Like Finder on Facebook
Pocket Money is hosted by Sally McMullen and Marc Terrano. The show is produced by Franko Ali and Ankita Shetty. Editing and theme music from Brianna Ansaldo of Bamby Media.
finder.com.au (ACL 385509. CAR 432664) is Australia's most popular comparison site. We like to help, and we understand that our podcast provides information, insight and entertainment, but it's not personal advice. Consider your own circumstances (or get advice) before you make any decision based on our general comments and commentary.
More guides on Finder
Leave a review of Finder on productreview.com.au terms and conditions
Finder is giving away a $200 Mastercard gift card to one Finder member who writes a review that is verified and published on productreview.com.au between 27 November 2023 and 01 January 2024.
Leave a Review Terms and Conditions
Finder is giving away a $200 Mastercard gift card to one Finder member who writes a review on reviews.io during the month of November.
Score with your Credit Score Terms and Conditions
Finder is giving away a $250.00 Mastercard Gift Card on the first Monday of each month to one lucky member who checked their credit score in the prior month.
Christmas countdown: 14 million Australians already preparing for silly season
With the pandemic leaving many watching their money, Finder reveals the top 10 ways consumers are saving money this Christmas.
Finder announces launch of unique comparison and budgeting app
Find out how you can get on the waitlist for the Finder app.
Health Insurance Tasmania
Guide to finding health insurance for those living in Tasmania.
Health Insurance Victoria
If you’re looking for private health insurance in Victoria, compare the most popular health funds in your state and how much it costs to take out cover.
Health Insurance WA
Check out our list of the most popular health funds in WA and see how private health cover costs in WA compare with the rest of the country.
Compare electricity and gas plans in Sydney and NSW
Keep on top of rising energy bills. Compare and switch to a cheaper provider within minutes.
Get more from Finder
With the cost of living rising, how can you get more in your pocket?
Ask an Expert