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Budgets

Budgets.

To maximize your family’s savings and control spending, you’ll need a budget. Take advantage of these forms to get started or update your current method. You should also check out Dave Ramsey to completely improve your finances!

 

Available Budget Forms & Aids:

Complete Budget

This is what we use. I love that the entire form updates every time you change a number. You can completely customize it by changing the color and category names. Don’t delete any rows you’re not using though as it will change the automatic calculating feature. I make a new sheet for each month.

 

Simple Monthly Budget PROOF

 

Simple Budget

 

This is a great budget to get started with. Simply print and write down each expenditure per category. Write your monthly income along the top to see what your income/spending amounts are.

 

Finance Checklist PROOF

Bill & Finance Checklist

 

Print and fill this calendar in monthly to lay out what day each bill is due and when you get paid.

 

 

Budgets.

 

 

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  1. Angi

    What type of program do I need to have to use the complete budget?

    1. couponswithq.com

      Hi Angi! It’s an Open Office spreadsheet. Open Office is a lot like Microsoft Word except it’s free! You can download it here: http://www.openoffice.org/download/. I will also be offering a Word version in January!

  2. carla bonesteel

    I am having such a hard time with this. We never seem to make it from paycheck to paycheck with ANY money left over. I need serious help! Thanks for the tips!

    1. couponswithq.com

      You’re welcome, Carla. Just do a step at a time.. baby steps will get your far. 🙂 I hope you’re able to make a plan and stick to it this year and be proud of your results. Good luck!!

  3. shannon

    I am trying so hard this year to budget better. I plan to save money this year some way shape or form.

    1. couponswithq.com

      Good luck! Thanks for the comment!

  4. Diana Wright

    this is very helpful thankyou so much

    1. couponswithq.com

      You’re so welcome, Diana! Good luck & thanks for stopping by! 🙂

  5. lisa

    Thanks. The way I budget is I don’t!

  6. Susan S., TN

    Every year i say we r going to make a budget spread sheet and never do. But we have to to, we waste way to much money and live pay check to pay check. so thanks for these spread sheets. I am getting our financial house in order.. Thanks!!!

    1. couponswithq.com

      You’re welcome, Susan! Take baby steps and you’ll have it under control in no time! Good luck! 🙂

  7. Julia

    This forms are a great resource and much needed!

  8. SABRINA DIX

    Budgeting is not the easiest thing in the world…thanks for sharing these great resources.

    1. Layne Quintanilla

      It can be hard to do.. but every little bit helps! Thanks for the comment!

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