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Build the perfect budget

2013.11 money-packs-163497_1280Need help building your budget? Check out this great post by Lifehacker: Top 10 Tricks for Building the Perfect Budget.It includes several tips you need to keep in mind, including:

9. Account for Every Dollar.

7. Prioritize Your Debt.

6. Track Your Budget Using a Strategy That Works for You.

5. Use Separate Accounts.

4. Give Yourself Some Wiggle Room.

3. Know Your Weaknesses.

The last two are especially important: know your weaknesses and give yourself some wiggle room. It you make the budget too restrictive, I guarantee that you will not keep it.

Do you have any other tips to add?

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