How To Manage A Budget
Creating a budget and sticking to it is one of the toughest and smartest things you can do to make sure you're on your way to a bright financial future.
Budgeting Success Tips
- Keep it Real
Set realistic goals - don't put down $10 for entertainment expenses if you know you are going to spend more than that. Be honest with yourself.
- Do Your Homework
There are many ways to save money, get better credit, and make your money grow. You can find lots of useful tips on budgeting basics and how to get started right on this site.
- Honor Your Commitment
Creating a budget is just the start. The only way it will work is if you remember to update your expenses and make changes during the month to make sure you stay on track.