Many spreadsheet applications nowadays have functionality above and beyond the traditional, offering a variety of charts, look-up tables, databases and more functionality than can be mentioned here.
Spreadsheet: A table of rows and columns, free for the entry of data, or formulae for calculating actions on those data. Each row or column is said to contain many 'cells' and these cells serve as 'homes' for every shred of information.
Once you design the type of budgeting spreadsheets you want to use, it will be easy to copy it for subsequent months or years. You can also use just one sheet and create tabs for each month.
You can also create a calendar with a spreadsheet application and keep it within your budgeting workbook. You can list dates bills are due and you can also use the calendar in accordance with your budget to plan for special items or vacations. Having everything in one place will make it easier to manage your finances and plan for the future.
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