What is a budget? Why is it important to budget? Who is budgeting for? How to get started? When to budget? Where can I save money? Follow me on this step-by-step series as I break down the “act of budgeting” … Continue reading How to Budget: The Ultimate Guide
What Is a Habit? As I mentioned in my first article, What Is a Budget and Why Does It Matter?, I believe that the ideal financial goal is to develop a daily habit of budgeting. The online Merriam-Webster dictionary defines … Continue reading How to Budget: The 1-to-5 Minutes Rule
Why does a budget matter? I have noticed that articles on the topic of managing finances emphasize almost exclusively the mechanics of the task: collecting bank and credit card statements, establishing financial goals, and allocating fixed allowances to different categories … Continue reading How to Budget: What Is a Budget and Why Does It Matter?