When you hear the word “budget” what happens to you? I can tell you what used to happen to me. That word made me feel squeemish, uncomfortable and in my head I was saying “oh no, not that again!” It was like I was being asked to direct the flow of a river when the water was all gone! Sound familiar?
Now here’s a puzzle – you would think it would be impossible for more to go out than came in, wouldn’t you? But it happens all the time. It is called “credit.” We all know that credit is a big hole that is being dug for us and many never come out from it. Budgets are a tool to keep matters from getting worse and help us to find a way out of that hole!
Soon you will see things that can be eliminated or downsized. Give your cable company a call – can they give you a better deal? Their competition may offer their services for a fraction of the price. Shop around.