Is budgeting rocket science?
People are always amazed to find out I follow a budget and think I must be doing something amazing with my money.
Puzzled, I try to formulate a reasonable response. The actual work of budgeting is pretty simple.
You list your income, subtract your expenses from your income, and work toward reaching your money goals. It doesn’t seem that hard? Or is it?
But, the longer I continue to budget, I have realized budgeting is far more complex because it involves behavior change.
My behavior towards money and budgeting changed drastically when I learned a budget wasn’t just the act of tracking your spending.
In fact, learning these 5 behind-the-scenes tips to skyrocket your budget have caused me to see the power of a budget and how to use one most effectively in my finances.
I still don’t like the data entry act of budgeting and it’s a chore to do, however, I now love the concept of budgeting and am excited to follow a budget.
If you are struggling with budgeting, check out my 5 behind-the-scenes tips to skyrocket your budget which completely changed my whole mindset and have sky rocketed my budget!
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Hi! I’m Charissa. I’m on a mission to help hardworking women overcome money struggles and gain financial peace with a Biblical perspective so they can have the freedom to impact their families and communities. Ready to make some changes that will impact your finances in 2020? Click here to get a free worksheet to help you make it happen!