In this lesson, you learn how to use two Mint.com features, Trends and Ways to Save, to identify your spending and saving habits, investment returns, and areas where you can save more money.
At its most basic level, Mint.com allows you to link to your various accounts—checking, savings, investment, mortgage, and so on—and view a simplified summary on the Overview page, keeping all the details of the numerous transactions hidden away until you want to examine them. That level of service is probably all that a large portion of Mint.com users require.
But Mint.com offers some additional features to those users who have completed their profiles and linked Mint.com to all their various account types.
The first feature ...