Tag Archives: Free Spreadsheets

Friday Financial Tidbit-Savings and Non-Monthly expenses allocation spreadsheet

Not budgeting properly for non-monthly expenses is one of the biggest budget busters that I come across when working with individuals and couples. In addition, not knowing exactly how much you have in savings for car repair, vacation, and Christmas … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast-Budgeting on an irregular income

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadHighlights of today’s show: Budgeting on an irregular income can be difficult The key is to prioritize your spending each month on what is important Establish a Hill and Valley fund to get you through … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Reverse Budgeting

If you have been a reader of this blog or a listener to the podcast for very long you know that I am really big on doing a monthly budget. With that being said, doing a monthly budget can become … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Why budgeting is better than tracking expenses

One of the main things I recommend to people when getting their finances in order is to have a monthly spending plan or budget.  When I ask people if they do one each month, they usually say they do, but … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-The importance of writing down your dreams and goals

Setting goals and then accomplishing them is one of the hardest things to do.  But one of the best ways to ensure that you accomplish your goals and reach your dreams is to write them down.  This might sound simple, perhaps … Continue reading

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Friday Financial Tidbit-Good Recommended Budget Percentages

When I am coaching clients on preparing a budget, one of the most common questions that comes up is if there are percentage guidelines for each category in their budget.  The answer is that it always depends on your unique … Continue reading

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