Setting up a budgeting worksheet isn't a hard chore. In fact, if you like using spreadsheets it can actually become quite enjoyable. The beauty of a budgeting worksheet is that you can see all your numbers at a quick glance in an easy to read format. It's instantly editable so changes can be made on the run and will save considerably on white_out. And perhaps the best feature, is that you can always keep a history of your transactions (depending on your hard_drive space).
Worksheet _ Monthly Expense Record_ On this worksheet you will record all your spending for the month in the appropriate categories. At the end of the month, this will give you an exact amount of money that you spend in all categories.