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Making a Budget: Learning the Basics

Budgeting Basics

Have you ever gotten to the end of the month, only to realize that you had less money than you thought you had? Ever bought something on impulse, and then realized that it may not have been the smartest decision? Ever worried about money, without even knowing exactly how deep of a hole you were in? 

If any of these situations apply to you, you may want to make a budget because budgeting is all about getting informed and taking control of your finances. 

Start by watching this video to get the basics of budgeting, like income, and fixed and variable expenses.