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...new YNABer was just getting started in flexing their prioritizing muscles. In March, they started setting money aside for non-monthly expenses like the six-month car insurance bill, auto maintenance, and...
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...never budgeted before (or it just never stuck): Read: The Ultimate Getting Started Guide Watch: Four Budgeting Rules for Less Money Stress Join: Getting Started Free Live Workshop (or if...
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...City. We started falling (cliff-diving, no, avalanching!) into debt. If something didn’t change we’d have to relocate, which didn’t seem possible at that point. I started cashing in the retirement...
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...learning curve. We won’t deny it, getting started with YNAB is more difficult than we would like. It’s a problem we’ve wrestled with for years. We’ve repeatedly tried to flatten...
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...specific questions. If you learn by reading: Check out our Ultimate Getting Started Guide. When you’ve digested that novella, read up on our breakdown of the Four Rules. If you...
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...made getting started much more difficult. I was in a credit card nightmare that felt insurmountable. But I had support through that because I joined the YNAB forums. Getting feedback...
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...reconcile my accounts when I get paid, usually right before I give those new dollars a job (if you’re just getting started, YNAB recommends reconciling your accounts at least weekly...
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...he’s starting at the age of 50, 20 years later than his friend started. More Time, More Money. At 65, How big are their piles of money? He started at...
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...at first, too. When I was just getting started, two things made it feel hard: Unlearning my old way of managing my money, and the stress of my financial situation...
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