Reducing your spending is just as important as increasing cash flow to your overall financial health. Use our Benefits of Spending Less calculator to see why.
One of the benefits of setting up a budget is that you can clearly see your essential and non-essential spending each month.
Essential expenses (like food and housing costs) are hard to trim. Non-essential expenses (like eating out, entertainment and hobby expenses) may be painful to cut out, but still possible.
Cutting back on even one small category (like a store bought coffee each day) can have a big long-term impact on your savings. To see how even a little savings can add up, we offer a Savings by Cutting Back calculator for your use.
Debt management also is very important. Learn more about debt management here.