Boring spreadsheets and tedious money-tracking apps are so last year. Instead, budget-conscious Generation Xers and millennials will turn to gamified "budget challenges and saving games" in 2023, according to a Pinterest analysis. The social media platform's end-of-year predictions report seeks to offer users a "a window into the future" of trends using global search data from the past two years. And in the realm of personal finance, searches like "bi-weekly savings challenge" have seen search increases as high as 355% — a sign that fun and frugal are the future. Here are the biggest gamified moneysaving trends that people are searching for.
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