Financial Budgeting Tips by Joanne David CFP FCSI Certified Financial Planner
Sometimes as a financial planner I offer to meet with my client's child or grandchild. I usually like to talk about budgeting and long term vision of creating a written financial plan. It always amazes me how ill-equipped parents are in educating their kids about basic budgeting. It was during one of these meetings that I was asked about mobile budgeting. Turns out I was the one ill-equipped. I hadn't a clue so I decided I better start to research the best mobile applications for personal budgeting. This article is the result of what I found in the realm of personal budgeting apps. A great list if I do say so myself!Read More
This article is about budgeting tips for people that really hate to make a budget. Trust me, unless you are an accountant or financial planner, I am pretty sure that likely means you!
If there is one thing I learned in financial planning is that you must have a written plan. That always starts with a written budget of your household income and family expenses. In my family we still do this each year, and I am always amazed what even a minimalist like me spends money on.Read More