Living successfully on a budget can be made much easier when you have access to amazing resources.
Here are some of my favorite budgeting resources that will help you out!
Total Money Makeover
This book was a lifesaver! It gave me hope that I could pay off all my debt and gave me a plan on how to get rid of all my debt very quickly.
The 7 baby steps outlined in the book gave me a simple and easy structure to follow in order to handle my money well.
Since this book has totally changed my life, I have given many copies away to friends and family and recommend it to everyone!
Envelope System Cash Wallet
Living on a tight budget and using cash can be tricky.
That's why I love using an envelope system cash wallet! I can keep my money for gas, groceries, household supplies etc. separate and stay on budget much easier.
I can see exactly how much money is left in each envelope which prevents me from overspending.
Budgeting Made Easy: Thriving on Any Income
It is possible to live successfully on a budget and reach your money dreams.
I wrote this book detailing exactly how to live on a budget every single day, all from my personal experience.
Setting up a budget, cutting expenses, paying off debt, saving money, bringing in more income and dealing with the very real emotions of finances are covered in depth with practical examples.
Financial Peace University
If you want an in depth course on how to handle your money wisely, Financial Peace University is for you!
You can either get the home study kit or purchase the membership kit and go to a class with other people, where you can learn together the best practices on handling money.
This class is great way to get your spouse on board with budgeting.
Thou Shall Prosper
This book has really changed my perspective on work and money.
Work is a valuable service you provide to someone else. Money is a token of gratitude from someone who appreciates your service.
When you are obsessively concerned with meeting other's needs through serving them, you will be blessed.
Teaching Kids About Money
If you are hesitant to teach your kids about money because you don't know how or you've made mistakes, Smart Money Smart Kids will help you teach your children all about personal finance.
Financial Peace Junior is a interactive way to teach your children about earning, saving, and giving money through activities, games, and stories.
Reaching Your Money Dreams
Love Your Life, Not Theirs, is a great book that will help you avoid the trap of comparison of what others have so you can make the best financial decisions for your family to thrive.
Does the thought of not having enough money to retire scare you? Then you need to read Retire Inspired. This book will walk you through preparing for a great retirement starting now.
Once you become debt free and have money in savings, what do you do next? The Legacy Journey shows you how to build wealth so you can be outrageously generous and make a difference in the lives of those around you.