monthly updates

What Have We Done This Month Towards Our Financial Goals – August 2020

So August has came and gone now. And wow we are in September now, with only 4 more months left in 2020. Time really flies and its as if 2020 never really happened. August has been another relatively slow month in terms of our day to day lifestyle for both Mrs Budget and myself. Nothing …

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July 2020 Monthly Expenses Update

At the end of every month, Mrs Budget and I will reconcile our monthly expenses and see what are we spending on, and where we can optimise or cut down our expenses. We subscribe to the believe that every penny saved is a penny earned – sometimes its easier to save S$100, than to earn …

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The Most Important Thing Right Now Is Job Preservation

Quarter 1 of 2020 is now over. It is probably an understatement to say that 2020 has been a bad start for everyone around the world. Probably more so for investors who have been investing over the past 5 to 10 years preparing for retirement. Since the start of the year, market has plunged, wiping …

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The Best Personal Finance Decision Mr Budget Made In 2019 – Expenses Tracking

Regular followers of Mr and Mrs Budget will know that we track our expenses monthly. We have been publishing our monthly expenses since the start of this publication and if you have missed it, here’s our expenses for October, November, and December. Many might find that tracking expenses is a tedious thing to do, especially …

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