This Money Zone covers-no, no, no!-the “B” word that so many of us dread. A budget is a diet for your finances, and who likes to diet? But diet we must, if we want to fit into that swimsuit or achieve our financial dreams. So here’s the (relatively) painless Money Club guide to budgeting. Icebreaker [...]
Money Zone: Budgeting
Making a budget is only boring if you view it as a straitjacket that keeps you from buying the things you love. Instead, see budgeting as a way to bring order to your financial life and make progress toward your goals. If you don’t know where your money goes, you’ll live and spend from day to day with no clear idea of where the money that flows through your life is going. To help you figure it all out, follow our four simple steps for creating a budget.