How does Braid work?

Start a Braid Pool

Start a Braid Pool

Create a pool for your rent fund. For example, “The Bungalow Rent”

Collect Contributions

Collect Contributions

Either share the pool link to your roommates collect money, no sign up required or invite your roommates to the pool to contribute via bank transfer 

Pay from the pool

Pay from the pool

Use the pool’s account and routing number or the pool debit card to pay for rent

Braid Pools make shared expenses and rent payments simple and easy

Invite your Roommates

Keep rent money transparent by inviting your roommates to download Braid and join the app. Everyone can see when contributions come in and when rent gets paid. 

See contributions as they happen

Get optional alerts whenever your roommates contribute to the pool so you can make sure rent is paid on time 

Transparently pay for rent

Rent comes directly out of the pool so you never have worry about transferring money out to your personal bank accounts

Create Pools for all shared expenses

Split more than just rent with your roommates? Create as many pools as you need to make sharing expenses with others easier like your groceries, house funds, or utility bills 

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Braid is Safe and Secure

We use best-in-class security and compliance practices to keep your money safe and your personal data private.

All payment and personal information are encrypted end-to-end using SSL 256-bit encryption.

Get spending notifications from your pools, and freeze your debit card anytime in the app.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Braid?
How do I pay for rent out of the pool?
What is the difference between pool members and contributors?
Does Braid charge fees?