8 Reason to Create a Monthly Budget

Not sure what you’ll gain by budgeting? Here’s a list of the benefits.

  1. You’ll spend less.

  2. You’ll have more freedom

    by knowing exactly how much you have to spend.
  3. You won’t neglect any fixed expenses

    because you’ll have money set aside for them.
  4. You’ll skip more impulse purchases.

  5. You’ll have more money

    to put into savings when this expense is built into your budget.
  6. You’ll have fewer arguments

    and misunderstandings about spending when it’s all been pre-decided and discussed beforehand.
  7. You’ll never be afraid of running out of money

    before your next payday.
  8. You’ll feel more confident

    about your financial situation when you know exactly how much money you have to spend each month.
 
To get started, use Education First FCU’s Budgeting tools to help you save for success!