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Organize Your Personal Finances ...In No Time by Debbie Stanley

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Using Your Data to Organize a Budget

By now, all of this microscopic examination of your financial data might have inspired you to create a budget. We're getting very close to the point where I, the professional organizer, wish you well and hand you over to your financial advisor. But, in the spirit of organizing your data without judging it, I can offer you one more chart before you go.

When you create and follow a budget, you apply organizing skills where there once were none. Budgeting is a form of project management, which is a form of organizing, meaning it's just another process improvement to be made and has no reflection on your character ...

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