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The AI Assistant Helping You Manage You Finances More Efficiently

Are you tired of feeling disconnected from your financial life? In today’s episode, we dive deep into personal finance management with Sam Taylor, VP of Technology at Cleo, the AI assistant making waves in the financial sector. Sam brings a decade of experience leveraging AI and ML to enhance and personalize user experiences, especially economically.

Founded out of frustration with traditional banking systems and the growing disparity in financial wellness, Cleo was designed to combat the increasing stress money issues bring into people’s lives. With a clear vision of empowering individuals to manage and thrive beyond their next paycheck, Cleo utilizes AI to provide insightful, humorous, and highly personalized financial guidance. Sam discusses how this approach has helped over 7 million users stay on top of their finances and improve their relationship with money significantly.

In this discussion, we explore the origins of Cleo, from its foundational beliefs to its rapid growth, including a recent $80 million Series C funding round. Sam shares insights on building products and platforms that harness the power of machine learning and generative AI to create proactive, intelligent financial assistants. He emphasizes maintaining a simple yet powerful engineering stack that facilitates rapid experimentation and understanding, vital for continuous innovation.

As Cleo moves forward, the role of AI is only set to expand. Sam envisions a future where AI assistants proactively optimize various aspects of users’ lives, making personal finance management a seamless part of daily living rather than a chore.

What role do you think AI should play in our financial decisions? Are we ready to trust AI with more proactive roles in our personal lives? Please share your thoughts and discuss how technology reshapes our economic well-being.

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