Life’s Financial Journeys
Setting up a spending plan. “How can I manage my money day-to-day?”
The best way to make sure your money is used for the things that are most important to you is to plan your spending.
The following subtasks may assist you in setting up a spending plan. You will find detailed resources for these subtasks under the links in the right column of this page.
Subtask 1: Track your expenditures and income
Subtask 2: Decide how much money to spend on each category of expenditures
Subtask 3: Use your plan as a guide and record your actual expenditures
Subtask 4: Compare your planned and actual expenditures and make adjustments for the following month
Getting Out on Your Own Tasks
Setting up a spending plan Subtasks
1. Track your expenditures and income