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The Ultimate First Apartment Checklist | BeTheBudget Your First Apartment Checklist (With Cost Estimates)

Moving into a new apartment is an exciting moment. But, with all the hustle and…

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image of a red car that says "budgeting for a car" Budgeting For A Car: 10 Tips To Help You Save And Pay Cash

Last year, my wife and I spent months budgeting for a car, and it paid…

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Red background with a title that says How to Have A Debt Free Christmas How To Have A Debt Free Christmas

It’s that time of year again; the flowers are blooming, the grass is turning green,…

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25 tips for living on a tight budget. You could save thousands! | BeTheBudget 25 Tips For Living On A Tight Budget

Living on a tight budget can be a difficult task at times, but with the…

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Credit Card Or Debit Card Feature Image Credit Card or Debit Card: Which Should You Avoid?

If you have more than one piece of plastic in your wallet, I can almost…

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Good money habits to go from broke to wealthy | BeTheBudget 15 Good Money Habits To Stop Being Broke

We all have habits when it comes to handling our money. But are they good…

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How to make a budget | 10 simple steps to save thousands every month | BeTheBudget How To Make A Budget: 10 Simple Steps That Actually Work

What Is A Monthly Budget, Really? I hate when people refer to their budget as…

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Budgeting tip - Fun money is important for budgeting success. Budgeting Tips – Fun Money

What is fun money? I think recess is one of the most brilliant concepts ever…

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Cultivate a Budgeting Mindset In 3 Steps

Step 1: Your Compelling Reasons Why If you were to ask 2 people why they…

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The Mythical Budget

If you’re like me, you’ve uttered the phrase “it’s not in the budget” a time…

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Zach and Katie, Owners of Be The Budget, and on a mission to help people with their person finances | Be The Budget

We're Katie and Zach, and after paying off $34,101 of debt in 6 months, we now live a completely debt free lifestyle. We believe in God, budgeting, saving, frugality, investing, and working hard to earn a better income. If that sounds appealing, we would love for you to join the journey by subscribing. Welcome to Be The Budget!