Use this helpful worksheet to list all of your monthly income and expenses. Then, set some goals for areas where there may be room for cutbacks. The worksheet will calculate your totals automatically*, you don't even need to use a calculator! You can also click on the "Chart" tab at the bottom of the worksheet to see a list of totals for each budgeting category.
When you have completed your budget, you may also print a copy to keep with you as a reminder for the goals you have set.
*In order to enter information on the worksheet, you must first download it to your desktop or make a copy:
- To download to your computer, open the link and click File --> Download as --> Excel (or your preferred data software). Then you can save it to your computer and make your entries!
- To make a copy, open the link and click File --> Make a Copy. This may only work if you already have a Gmail account.