First win

Hello guys,

 

I'm currently in my second week of YNAB, and I can tell you the thing I've enjoyed the most is rule #2. Embrace your true expenses!

 

With YNAB I have more visibility over them and it gave me a framework to save for future expenses I know are going to happen.

 

Thanks!

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  • Agreed. That was probably my biggest win when I finally learned to budget properly with YNAB.

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      • Catlover
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      • Catlover3
      • 5 mths ago
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      Superbone I agree. I've been doing this for 2 weeks also. I had no idea where my money was going (down the drain, perhaps?). 

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    • Khaki Storm
    • YNAB book topics online: https://support.youneedabudget.com/r/q5w48j
    • Khaki_Storm.1
    • 5 mths ago
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    Way to go! Great break thru! You are in control!

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    • Max Green
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    • maxgreen
    • 5 mths ago
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    That was really our first big win, too.  Just knowing where the heck all your money is going is big.  It's the win that keeps on winning.

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  • Hi jserpa !

    Welcome to YNAB and to the forum! :)

    The first month I used YNAB, I learned we were spending more money than I thought we made... on fast food. 😥

    I'm happy to hear you're jumping in head first and tackling those True Expenses! It sounds like you're off to a great start!

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