Budgeting

Take charge of your money

By taking charge of your money, whether you have a little or a lot, you will ease money stress and feel more secure and in control.

2 SIMPLE CONCEPTS TO CHANGE YOUR SPENDING HABITS: 

1. Track your spending 

Where is your cash going each day? Tracking your spending helps you understand your daily money habits.

2. Create a budget

How much money is coming in and going out each week, fortnight or month? See how to do a budget to sort out your money priorities and take control of your spending and saving.

Work out where your money is going and make it stretch further.

Budget planner

Video: Starting a budget

starting a budget video

Heidi and Andrew from the MoneySmart team share their top tips on starting a budget 

Put your budget into action


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Last updated: 02 Aug 2019