How to Make a Budget in 7 Steps

Episode 50,  Jul 27, 2021, 03:06 AM

Budgeting is not optional, it is an investment. When we have a mindset of a budget being optional, we might just blow money. When we have a mindset that I need to budget to invest, we are more likely to budget. Gabby gives you quick tips of how to budget for a wedding, proposal, and even how to save up for private school for your kids. Unlike most budgets, this budget is directly tied into living a life where you invest in yourself.

1:17 We need to redefine our minds of what is a budget.  

2:37 Start with your basic necessities and your fixed expenses 

4:10 Shop around and hop around  

6:25 Add something that is an investment to the basic necessities list  

8:30 Create categories 

13:30 Last category: travel savings & big time investments 

Go Back & Listen To:
How to Build Emergency Savings 
The Bare Good Life 


  1. Look at what you spent and look at what expenses you can cut

A disciple is not above his teacher, but everyone when he is fully trained will be like his teacher.
Luke 6: 40 ESV

They are like a man building a house, who dug down deep and laid the foundation on rock. When a flood came, the torrent struck that house but could not shake it, because it was well built.
Luke 6: 48 NIV