Coaching: Create a Budget

This coaching activity will guide you in creating a budget that fits your lifestyle. Every dollar is assigned a job using the 50/30/20 budgeting guideline and you will receive personalized advice for reducing your expenses.

The 50/30/20 rule is a simple, practical rule of thumb for individuals who want a budget that's easy and effective. It offers guidelines for enjoying your income while putting savings on autopilot. If you are interested in opening a checking account to help you budget, we have great options for you!


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Budget Calculator

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"50-30-20 Rule" for Budgeting

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