Budget with a why

GB Bulletin: Living Paycheck to Paycheck Sucks

Photo by Michael Longmire on Unsplash But it’s possible to break the cycle More than half of Americans report living paycheck to paycheck. That means they don’t have a buffer to pull from if an emergency were to strike or

Read More »

3 People Who Broke the Paycheck to Paycheck Cycle

In a recent article, MarketWatch wrote that 56% of Americans reported living paycheck to paycheck, with 48% also reporting that they had suffered an unexpected financial setback in the past three months.  That’s scary! It’s no wonder people living paycheck

Read More »

How to Prep Your Budget for the Back to School Season

Students all across the world shifted to remote learning over a year ago because of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. This shift had a sudden and dramatic effect on families’ childcare needs, and combined with other effects of the pandemic, like

Read More »

Quick Fill Comes to iPhone

Filling took way too long before Filling Envelopes on iPhone used to be a pain. Not only could you not see your Envelope balances, which made it hard to know which Envelopes you’d already filled for that budget period, but

Read More »

What We’re Perusing #4

This is the fourth edition of our occasional What We’re Perusing newsletter. This time, we’ll take a look at prison fines and who moves up the economic ladder. We’ll also learn about how some people are approaching the issue of

Read More »

Search for


Say hello to Goodbudget

  1. A strong philosophy.
    Transform your financial life with the Goodbudget Way.
  2. A time-tested system.
    Goodbudget is based on the envelope budgeting method.
  3. Great budget software.
    Available for the Web, Android, and iPhone. Get started with Goodbudget. Sign up now!

Get Help




Subscribe to the newsletter!

Get the latest in budgeting content — straight into your inbox.

Thank you!

See you in your inbox.