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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 overspend when we don’t have a set amount we’re working with. Before you start shopping, set a limit for how much you’re willing to spend. Knowing your boundary will help you and your family make smart choices about what you can and...

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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 make it happen. For this vacation Budget with the money you *do* have You might not have saved up enough in your Vacation Envelope, so take some cash from Envelopes that have a bit leftover. For me, I’m planning to transfer some from my Clothing Envelope to Vacation....

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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 a summer job? Are you starting a job at your dream company? In either case, be sure to figure out how much you’ll be bringing home. That’s the basis of creating any budget or money plan. 2. Decide what’s important to you Prioritize...

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We’ve updated our Terms and Privacy Policy

Posted by on May 25, 2018 in Announcements | 1 comment

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 information. For example, we never sell your personally identifiable information to third parties, and we never share it without your consent. In an effort to be more transparent, and GDPR compliant, we’ve updated our Privacy...

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