Collection: Budgeting & Spending

Use our practical tips to help you think through your financial priorities and spending decisions.

4 budget-busting rationalizations to be aware of

Being rational when spending money on the things you want can be tricky. Budgeting guidelines create awareness around these popular spending rationalizations.

How to recover from a blown budget

Personal budgeting allows you to make smart financial decisions. Read tips on how to recover from a blown budget.

Why your budget is a mirror of your values

Budget planning is a major step when creating a financially friendly lifestyle. Learn how to make a savings plan to mirror your values.

10 top money tips

Take a look at Jean Chatzky's top money tips to simplify some of the money issues you might be facing.