64% of British people think that technology would help them to start investing.
Here we share some of your thoughts on technology, and show you some ways of using tech to make managing your money that little bit easier.
"I get technology. Anything that makes my life easier, I am all for it"
Sian told us that as long as she had “that level of confidence to check in and see how things have been performing” she would be comfortable with investing through an app.
Anna runs ante-natal classes where learning is made fun and visual – so why do traditional investment houses make it so “daunting”!? Could tech make things easier to understand? We think so - read on for some tips and ideas.
Although investments can seem stuffy and complex, the digital revolution has been at work here too. There are many new apps and services which have been designed for the less confident investor, and you might be surprised at the low minimum investment amounts, and the ease of getting started.
After spending the day filming with us, John told us, "I'm not averse to getting financial advice online – I already do all my banking on an app. My interest is piqued!"
Here are some ideas: