It saves; - sometimes before or sometimes after a mission - If you buy or craft and then use saviour schnapps - when you sleep in a permitted bed If you play in the newly added hardcore mode, it will save less often.
Does it now auto save progress
They have fixed a lot of the bugs that were game breaking last year. I finished the game earlier this week and didn't come across any at all after playing almost every night for the past 2 weeks.
Are there still bugs on this?
Best game I've played in years.