YNABReview Summary: YNAB is for those who want complete control of their budget, and the ability to manage their finances to the penny. It’s probably best for anyone trying to get out of the paycheck-to-paycheck lifestyle, and looking to pay off their consumer debt.ProsComplete control over your budgetAutomatic Transaction ImportRobust support docs, tutorials and user forumBuilt-in budget … [Read more...] about YNAB vs. Mint: Who Did It Better? (Budget App Edition)
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A quick scroll through the App Store reveals that there are dozens of budgeting apps available. Which do you choose? Two of the best are facing off in this post to help you see if the Personal Capital app or the YNAB app will help you budget better. Want to see other comparisons? See how these budgeting apps stack up: Personal Capital vs Mint5 YNAB Alternative That Are … [Read more...] about Personal Capital vs YNAB (2020) – Which Money App Is Best For Budgeting?
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Create a budget that works is the #1 way to fix your money situation. And finding the right budget template can help you figure out exactly how to spend your money each month I'm a big fan of Zero-Based Budgeting, and have collected my favorite budget templates and apps on the internet available right now. Check out our top zero-based budget templates, and let me know which one you are going … [Read more...] about Top 7 Zero Based Budget Templates and Apps (2020)
One of the most important numbers you can track is your Net Worth. It's probably the best gauge of whether you are making positive or negative decisions with your money. I personally use Personal Capital to track mine, but you can also use a simple spreadsheet to put it together as well. The basic formula is: ASSETS (what you own) - LIABILITIES (what you owe) = Net Worth The BIG IDEA … [Read more...] about How To Calculate Your Liquid Net Worth Quickly