How to Create a Budget With Mint.Com

A budget can help you build up some savings or just make your money last between payday. With things continuing to be more and more online, Mint.Com can help you with that! A budget can:

  • Spend less than you make.
  • Keep track of how you're doing.
  • Budget for enjoying life, not just paying bills.

Steps

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    Create an account on Mint.com.
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    Click on 'Budget'. This will take you to the screen with some basic information needed to start the budget.
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    Click on 'Create a Budget'. This will take you to the beginning of your budget setup.
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    Choose a category. You will need to categorize each of your bills and accounts that you will be setting up.
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    Edit details, if needed. It comes with some basic setup information. You can change that information so that it fits your situation.
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    Keep making adjustments until it is right.

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Categories: Budgeting