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2 people. 1 couple. 1 budget.

Posted by on October 16, 2017 in Articles | 4 comments

https://media.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/p/content.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/GBW-S01E03-BeckyKenny_NewlyWed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher Is it hard or easy to share money with another person? Hear from Becky & Kenny as they share their experience of budgeting for the first time as a married couple. In this episode you’ll hear: Some of the struggles they faced sharing finances for the first time How they’re different — and how they’re working it...

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Apartment Hunting on a Budget

Posted by on October 9, 2017 in Articles | 2 comments

https://media.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/p/content.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/GBW-S01E02-Karisa_Housing.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher Finding an apartment can be tough. From figuring out what’s affordable, to being rejected from prospective landlords, it’s all pretty challenging. On top of that, how do you know what’s a “must have” and what’s not? In this episode, Karisa shares her experience of looking for her first apartment. ...

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Welcome to the Goodbudget Way

Posted by on October 5, 2017 in Articles | 2 comments

https://media.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/p/content.blubrry.com/goodbudget_way/Ep_01-Welcome_to_the_Goodbudget_Way_Season_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Play | Stitcher There’s more to budgeting than just numbers. Maybe you’ve thought there’s got to be more to this budgeting thing than just sitting down, crunching numbers, and trying to cut spending so as to not go over budget.  We’re right there with you. What’s amazing is that you (yes, you!) have found ways to make...

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Budget with a Why: Start your Journey

Posted by on April 18, 2017 in Articles | 5 comments

Take the first step Good work creating your budget! You’ve got your budget showing what’s important to you — that’s your money map that guides your spending, saving, and giving decisions. Now, it’s time to take the first step on your journey. What’s one thing you can do today that’s in line with your priorities? We asked Karisa, and here’s the one thing she’s going to do: “I could actually go make a payment on my car! I have some money already set aside for debt that I haven’t actually done anything with. So what I can do today is take...

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Budget with a Why: Plan Your Route

Posted by on April 11, 2017 in Articles | 0 comments

Which route will you take? To start planning our budgets, we turned our maps in the direction that’s most important to us. Now, it’s time to plan the journey! Straight shot or the scenic route? Get out the highlighters and plan your route to get you where you want to go. (Psst – it’s called making a budget!) Karisa said a stable future is most important to her. So we asked, “How might you adjust your money habits to reflect your value for stability more?” And she said: “I’m going to get really technical. Before, in Goodbudget, whatever...

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