This episode of the Consumerism Commentary Podcast features interviews with Barron Ernst and Linsey Knerl. Barron Ernst is the product manager for Intuit’s Quicken Online and in the podcast, Barron and Tom Dziubek discuss the financial product’s features. Linsey Knerl is one of several authors of 10,001 Ways to Live Large on a Small Budget. as well as the financial website Wise Bread.
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[00:00] Introduction from Flexo
[00:44] Interview with Barron Ernst, product manager of Intuit’s Quicken Online
[01:17] — Quicken Online vs. other free financial management sites
[02:38] — Quicken Online’s “Trends” feature
[04:16] — Security at Quicken Online
[05:40] — Quicken Online on your cell phone
[10:07] Interview with Linsey Knerl, an author of 10,001 Ways to Live Large on a Small Budget
[11:28] — Ways to go green and save money
[15:00] — Saving money on health care
[17:31] — Avoiding tricky supermarket traps
[20:37] — Seeing the world for free