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Budgeting 101 Online Course for Consumers

Budgeting 101

Budgeting is the most basic and most important tool in anyone's financial toolbox. With this resource, you are given the hands-on opportunity to create budgets for fictional "Regan" during her sophomore year in nursing school, and, later, as a recent graduate with an apartment and a new car. Using either Microsoft® Excel or Google Docs, download our budgeting tool with space for your own budget, as well as the examples created by establishing Regan's budget.

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Audience:   Consumers
Language:   English
Subjects:   Personal Finance, Career and Technical Education
Resource Types:   Online Course
Concepts:   Spending, Budget/Money Management, Saving, Income