Pay Days Rule
Updated over a week ago

The Pay Days rule is designed to set aside a fixed amount of money for you every time you get paid.

How to Set Up

Please follow the steps below to set up the Pay Days rule:

  1. Open the app and find the Brain.

  2. Tap on Pay Days.

  3. Tap on the Set up Pay Days button.

  4. Enter the app how much money you get after taxes when you get paid.

  5. Choose how often you get paid. For the time being, we support weekly, fortnightly, and monthly payments.

  6. Pick the day or date when you usually get your money.

  7. Decide how much money you want to save from each paycheck. You can choose from some automated options, or you can type a custom amount.

  8. Finally, tap Continue and make sure all the details are correct.

How to Turn Off

Please follow the steps below to deactivate the Pay Days rule:

  1. Open the app and find the Brain.

  2. Tap on “Pay Days”.

  3. You can turn it on or off, like a light switch.

💡 If you ever want to change how much money you save each time with the specific rule, just press the 'Make some changes' button.


ℹ️ The money for this rule will be taken from your account on the next business day after your payday, so it stays safe and sound in case something goes wrong with your payment.

⚠️ If you want your Pay Days rule to work correctly, don't wait until the last minute to set it up or make changes. If you do it right before you're supposed to get paid, it might not work as planned. So, set it up a bit earlier to make sure it goes smoothly.

👉 Please note that any Overdraft settings you have in place do not influence the Pay Days rule. The Pay Day operates based on the fixed amount you have selected within the Plum app.

This means that the deposit will be executed regardless of your bank balance or other factors that may affect different rules like the Automatic one.

The weekly depositor is included in the Basic (free) plan of our app. It’s available in the UK and all the EU countries.

Did this answer your question?