The First Step in Creating a Budget

Episode #44

Creating and sticking to a budget doesn’t have to be a daunting task. On the contrary, the process of taking a closer look at your spending habits and then making necessary adjustments can make you feel in control of your finances and help you save money to reach your financial goals. The only problem is many people don’t know where to start this conversation.


In this episode of Fiscally Savage, Dylan discusses what budgets are and walks you through the first step in creating one so you can take better stock of your financial situation.

Show Highlights

  • [01:20] What is a budget?
  • [05:12] Questions you have to ask yourself before making a budget
  • [07:36] Why couples should talk about budgeting together
  • [10:01] How the Fiscally Savage Spending Analyzer can help you tackle budgeting

Links & Resources



The Intuitive Finance learning tools including documents and worksheets to help you forge your own path and master your fiscal life. You can get more info about the Toolkit here.
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