Money Advice Service. Smartphone budget planner. Proof of concept.

Stakeholders were concerned a responsive website would compromise the experience of existing budget planners.

Smartphone prototype

Hypothesis

If presented with a budget planner on a mobile device people will use it. Presenting a user with charts and graphs will increase their engagement with the budget planner.

Solution

Prototype built with site wide navigation, search functionality and account access. Showing how a budget planner would fit within a responsive website.

Prototype included

  • Category specific calculators
  • Charts showing contribution of individual categories to overall spend
  • Charts showing breakdown of spending in individual categories
  • Calls to action on completion of the planner

Result

The prototype demonstrated it is possible to produce an experience on a mobile device using the same underlying functionality as the desktop solution.