Create and print your budget

AlexNow it’s your turn. Print out this blank budget and fill it in! Keep it where you’ll always see it. That way you’ll start thinking about your budget before you spend.

NOW think about your monthly expenses and estimate how much you spend. For each expense, ask yourself if it’s:

  • fixed
  • flexible
  • discretionary

Your monthly budget

Description Income (+) Expense (-) $ Available
Earnings
Gas
Food
Video games
Movies
Music
 
Total

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