Posts Tagged ‘budgeting’

The 2013 Printable Holiday Planner is Ready!

Friday, October 5th, 2012

The Holiday Planner The Holiday Planner is for those of us who need a little help with the Holidays, whether you just want to be more organized or you feel like you can’t possibly take on the Holidays with everything else on your plate.

Enjoy a stress free and organized Holiday Season this year with the Printable Holiday Planner!

This Holiday Planner, Christmas Planner, Christmas Organizer or whatever you want to call it, is filled with lists and charts all designed to make your holiday planning easy and organized.

This Christmas Planner is 41 pages that can be printed out and put in your Household Planner or you can make a separate Holiday Binder. I would recommend making a new Holiday Planner binder especially if you have any prying eyes that can read:)

Click Here for more information or to purchase The Holiday Planner

5 Free Excel Holiday Budget Worksheets

Monday, November 15th, 2010


Christmas is coming! As much as we try to deny it and push it out of our minds, it is on it’s way… 8 weeks and counting! Ok, I’m sure that some of you are already on the ball and  have started your Holiday Planning.

I’m having a hard time getting into it, but I know I had better get started and the first thing I always like to do is figure out my Christmas Budget.

It’s time to get your Holiday Budget figured out and start planning your Christmas gift spending.

When you have a plan and have an idea of what your expenses are going to be, you are much more likely to stay on track with your spending and stick to your budget.

Hopefully, you have some money set aside for the Holidays or can save it up in the next 2 months so you don’t have to Finance Christmas. I have heard a lot of talk from folks who are going pretty simple and frugal this year (myself included) and if this is you, there are still some expenses to be expected.

I have a little Christmas present for you…

5 Free Excel Christmas Budget Worksheets

These worksheets will help you figure out your budget and keep track of all of your gift spending and even figure out your budget for next year so you can start saving in January of the new year!

There are 5 worksheets that will automatically calculate when you enter your numbers!

  • Christmas Budget – figure out how much money you need for various expense categories this Holiday Season
  • Family Christmas Gift Budget – for the immediate family, keep track of the gift, storage location, budgeted amount and actual spent for each family member
  • Christmas Gift Budget – for extended family & friends, keep track of the gift, storage location, budgeted amount, actual spent for each person and your remaining balance
  • Grandparent’s Christmas Gift Budget – for the kids, grand-kids & great grand-kids, keep track of the gift, storage location, budgeted amount, actual spent for each person and your remaining balance
  • Next Year’s Christmas Budget – calculate your expenses for this year and estimate any additional expenses for next year, get your total and start saving in January for a debt free Holiday in December
Feel free to share this Christmas Budget with your family & friends, or post on your blog or website!


Free Holiday Budget WorksheetsGrab this Code:

Click Here to Download the Free Excel Christmas Budget Worksheets (office 2007 version)

If you have problems downloading this version, you may need an older version.

Click here to download the Free Excel Christmas Budget Worksheets (office 97-2003 Version)

All of the pages are included in one workbook or file, to get to a different page just click the page tabs at the bottom of the sheets.

Be sure to save this file to your computer after you download and open it.

If you do not have Excel on your computer, you can download for FREE, OpenOffice which has a Spreadsheet Program by clicking here.

Here’s what you will find:

Christmas & Holidays Budget

Christmas & Holidays Budget

Family Christmas Gift Budget

Family Christmas Gift Budget

Extended Family & Friends Christmas Gift Budget

Extended Family & Friends Christmas Gift Budget

Grandparents Christmas Gift Budget

Grandparents Christmas Gift Budget

Next Year's Christmas Budget

Next Year's Christmas Budget

Good luck with your Holiday Budgeting this year and I hope this helps you out a little! Be sure to check out The Holiday Planner, it is filled with checklists, charts and templates to help make your Holiday Planning as stress-free and organized as possible!

Please share your thoughts on the Excel Christmas Budget Worksheets by leaving a comment below!

Dave Ramsey’s Christmas Giveaways 24 Days of Giving

Tuesday, December 1st, 2009

christmas I am a huge Dave Ramsey fan! My husband and I attended a Financial Peace University class a couple of years ago  and it was a life changing experience for us. We were headed for financial ruin, the class was an essential part of our becoming “financially smart” and helping us to change the way we managed our money.

Dave is doing Christmas Giveaways on his site – 24 days of Giving – Give Like No One Else!

So, head on over to and enter to win some great prizes!

Tuesday, Dec 1

Today’s Giveaway: 150 Financial Peace University Lifetime Memberships

Be sure to check back at Dave’s Site every day until Christmas for a new fantastic giveaway each day!

Free Printable Budget Worksheet

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009

Now you can keep track of your spending, know exactly where all of your money is going and create a spending plan for your money with this free Household Budget Worksheet.

About The Free Printable Budget Worksheets

  • It includes all of the important categories like: sources of income, housing expenses, household expenses, personal expenses and debts.
  • Each category is broken down so you can track expenses.
  • It is divided into weekly columns so you can designate where the money for each pay period goes.

Household Budget Worksheet

Download the Free Printable Budget Sheets Now!

Please be patient while the file is downloading:)

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Benefits of using the free Household Budget Worksheet