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Affected by the government shutdown?

Posted by on January 24, 2019 in Articles | 0 comments

Here’s what you can do This current government shutdown has serious implications for many of your lives and budgets. Many of you are furloughed without pay, while others continue to work… but with no pay. Some of you might not receive benefits checks that you depend on. And the list really does go on. Regardless […]

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What to do when your check is late

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Having an unexpected loss of income is tough, especially when it’s outside of your control. It’s no surprise that the best way to weather the storm is by having an emergency fund and plan. (And if you don’t have one, we’ll have some more information about how to make one available for you soon.) But […]

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Q & A with a new Goodbudgeter

Posted by on January 4, 2019 in Articles | 2 comments

Whether you’re new to Goodbudget, or been with us for a while, hearing people talk about their budgeting journey can help inspire you to create a budget that works. Meet Alex, the newest addition to the Goodbudget team. He’s twenty-three and a recent college grad. Hear from him as he reflects on his experience getting started with […]

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Tis the season…for budgets

Posted by on December 14, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

It’s that time of year again There’s no better time than now to get on a budget. Of course, you already know how to get your budget ready for the holidays. But does your brother know Goodbudget can help him save for big expenses, like holiday shopping? And does your mom know Goodbudget can help […]

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Give money and more!

Posted by on November 30, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

Hi there, Giving Tuesday may have already passed, but there are still opportunities to be generous this season. So splurge on the people you care about! You can give dollars — or your time and energy. Giving your time and energy can be really impactful without taking a huge chunk out of your wallet. It’s […]

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Prepare your budget for the holidays

Posted by on September 27, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

The holidays are right around the corner! Okay, not really, but they’re not far off. Right now is a great time to start thinking about your holiday budget, and the best way to prepare is to start saving. Follow these two steps to get started. 1. See how much you spent last year You can […]

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Back to School on a Budget

Posted by on August 14, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

According to some reports, parents will spend more than $1,000 buying back-to-school items for their kids. This year, don’t be shocked by the price tag. Instead, use these four tips to help get your kids to school on a budget. Set your budget This might seem like a no-brainer. But, like anything, it’s easy to […]

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Didn’t Save Enough for Vacation?

Posted by on July 3, 2018 in Articles | 1 comment

Vacation season is in full swing, and I pretty much have my bags packed! But, if you’re like me, you might not have anticipated exactly how much you’ll need to cover the costs of the trip. The good news is your trip can still be within your reach, and here are some tips to help […]

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Money Tips for Recent Grads

Posted by on June 22, 2018 in Articles | 0 comments

Helpful tips for recent grads Congrats are in order for the recent grads in your life! Now, whether new grads just finished high school or college, it’s important to prepare for the financial choices ahead. Here are three tips to create an awesome money plan. 1. Figure out how much you’ll earn Are you getting […]

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We’ve updated our Terms and Privacy Policy

Posted by on May 25, 2018 in Announcements | 5 comments

Your privacy matters to us We’re so grateful you choose Goodbudget to be your budgeting service. We know it’s an immense responsibility to keep you and your personal information safe, and it’s not something we take lightly. We want you feel safe when you use our service. We’ve always taken steps to protect your personal […]

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