Budgeting is HARD.
It's easy to sit down and create a budget on how much you are going to spend per month in each category but it is extremely difficult to stick to your budget. I will admit that I still have difficulty staying on track.
Here are some common questions when it comes to budgeting:
3.) If you stick to such a strict budget every single month, how do you have the opportunity to enjoy yourself?
Budgeting does have it's limitations. You might not be able to purchase a new purse every single month but I think it's a fabulous idea to treat yourself every once in awhile. It could be something small as coffee from starbucks or something bigger like a mani/pedi. How you treat yourself is up to you. But where does the money come from? It can be from your savings category or shopping category or whatever you feel would be appropriate