In this blog entry, I’d like to give you an overview of where our money goes right now. You can look at other planning articles here. It’s not so much a budget, as it is an expense report. Our budget is based on this information, but it is changing all the time to suit the needs of the current month. We’ll discuss the budget we use more in a future post.
If you’re like us, you’re wrestling with how to prioritize all the many things that you want your money to accomplish. In our case, we have credit card debt. We have auto loans and a home loan. We have retirement to think about, and our emergency fund needs some love. All of those items are good options, but what is the best option?