Geezeo is only accepting new registrations through credit unions and banks, and it is no longer offered as an online app outside of these banks and credit unions (get the details
). The features described below may or may not be included in the current Geezeo, which is offered to financial institutions
Geezeo keeps your personal budget organized while providing a social network to help you stick to your budget and to get ideas for spending money more effectively. The social aspect of Geezeo acts as a financial support group (think Weight Watchers for your wallet) to help you change your spending and saving habits.
Budgeting Online with Geezeo
Budget Tags in Geezeo
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Tags function as budget categories
in Geezeo. Although Geezeo will automatically tag downloaded transactions, you can set up personalized tags for your budget, then set up budgeted amounts for the tags you want to use to watch your spending.
The budget tool is graphically presented with each tag resembling a tile. The tiles are green, yellow (reaching budgeted spending limit) or red (over budget) so you can tell at a glance where you need watch your spending.
Investment AccountsGeezeo provides access to 2,000 brokerage, mutual fund and insurance companies to allow for managing investment accounts, a feature that does not exist in many online personal finance software sites. Geezeo also partners with The Motley Fool to provide a stock rating service.
Geezeo MobileGeezeo Mobile works with your mobile phone, providing real time access to over 6,000 financial institutions so you can get account balances, payment dates and available credit while away from your computer. Your phone needs to be able to use text messaging to use Geezeo Mobile.
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What information you share on Geezeo is up to you. There are a variety of ways to participate in and get financial help from Geezeo's online community:
- Private on-site email with Geezeo Friends you choose.
- Groups for discussing financial topics and getting advice for financial goals.
- Money Confessions. You can confess "spending sins" publicly or anonymously.
- Financial Goals such as paying off a loan or saving for a large purchase can be set up and you can see how others are doing with similar goals, and optionally share your goals privately or with everyone.
Geezeo Product Marketplace
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Use Geezeo Marketplace to compare checking and savings accounts, student loans and credit card offers so you can find the best deal while checking out how each offering has been rated and reviewed by other Geezeo users.
Security and Support
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Geezeo uses the latest security technology to keep your information safe. Beyond the technology, Geezeo does not store account data, user name and password are not linked to financial accounts, account balances are never shared and no data is sold to a third party.