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Budgeting

Take control of your money

Start calculating your incomings and outgoings, and you could end up saving yourself a small fortune. And with your finances under control you can save for the future, avoid getting into debt and pay your bills.

Starting to budget can be hard initially, but it’s worth it. In this video, Reeta from Lloyds Bank talks you through the practicalities of setting your budget. You can find out more in our guides to budgeting.

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Developing your budget

Start keeping track of your spending – and see how small changes can make a big difference.

Top budgeting tips

Top budgeting tips

Sticking to your budget

How to stay in control once you’ve set your budget, and ideas for what to do if things get tight.

Budget calculator

See where your money is going: get a summary of your income and spending and see the difference between the two.