Budgeting 101

Budget Building: It's A Money Thing

Budgeting is an essential part of any financial plan. Rather you do it yourself or enlist the help of a professional, a budget will be the key and essential tool used to plan and map out your financial journal. 

Learn How To Budget With Little Income.

Whether your a freelancer or contractor and work has been a little slow or maybe you have recently lost your main source of income, at some point you may find yourself struggling to make ends meet. The below video will give you some helpful tips on budgeting when your income is unsteady uncertain. 

Budgeting: Make It A Family Affair

To make any budget a success, it is best to include the entire family and yes, that means those pesky, always eating your food teenagers. Including your teens when planning the family budget will help provide a strong financial foundation. Remember, we are our children's first teachers and an adult is more likely to handle their finances better if they learned the true value of it early. 

Zero-Based Budgeting

An alternative to the 50/30/20 budgeting strategy is the zero-based budgeting strategy. Here EVERY $ is assigned to an expense category until you are left with $0. Which the below videos to learn more. 

Save Money On Your Groceries

Watch the below video to learn why your trip to the grocery store always seem to cost you more.  Once you're done with that, check out the following video to see why you should pay closer attention to the unit price of the items you purchase.