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The Key to Getting the Most From

Using a budget is not a one-size-fits-all sort of deal.  You could use a paper & pencil system, the envelope system, an Excel spreadsheet, software like Quicken, or an online tool like

For those interested in giving Mint a try, I’m showing how in a series of short instructional videos.  In the video below, I’ll show you one of the most important steps for getting the most from Mint – how to set up a plan for your income and expenses.

If you have any questions about using Mint, ask away in the comments section.

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One Response to The Key to Getting the Most From

  1. Economically Humble February 2, 2012 at 3:18 PM #

    Great suggestion. Ive been using mint for a while now I like it because my partner likes it…. essentially, it the visualization make discussing budgets easier.

    Gotta plan for it though! thanks for the tips!

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