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The Art of Love & Money Reverse Budget

Reverse Budgeting

What is Reverse Budgeting?

It’s when you allocate the most important priorities and values in your life and put the money in those categories first.

When you put the bulk of your money where you want it to go before you begin spending on anything else, it’s reverse of how society spends – impulse first.

Sad Truth: Money is finite. Time is finite. There is not enough for everything you want to do, so if you don’t put your most important ones first, you won’t get to them Read more…

The Art of Love & Money Setup Your Budget Categories

Set up Your Budget Categories

This is what I refer to as reverse budgeting. I hit these goals first. Then I do my best to stay within my budgeted dollar amount categories. If I spend too much on eating out, it may mean less grocery or spending next month, but it won’t mean that I don’t do what I have decided is the most important to me. I prioritize my income. Read more…