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Budgeting

Why is budgeting important?

Proper budgeting will help you plan your financial activity so you can meet your spending obligations. If you feel like you’re trapped in a financial cycle of check-to-check living, budgeting will help you escape it.

To get started with your own budget, and learn more about the benefit of budgeting visit the Financial Education Playlists and check out these specific tracks:

  • Budgeting Tool
  • Build Emergency Savings
  • Taxes
  • Debt Payoff
  • Considering Home Ownership
  • Paying Debt vs. Investing

If you are enrolled in our free blackboard CashCourse take a look at Unit 2 Budgeting for more information on how to create and maintain budget! Learn how to enroll in the free blackboard CashCourse.