CashCourse.org is a website funded by the National Endowment for Financial Education, an independent, nonprofit foundation committed to educating college students and recent graduates on a broad range of financial topics, including budgeting, credit card usage, setting financial goals, and income taxes. Learn how to make informed financial decisions throughout your college years and beyond by visiting the CashCourse.org website.
One of the first steps in good financial management is to create a budget so that you can monitor your income and expenses.
Use this student budget calculator to help you calculate the difference between your expenses and your income to identify if you are spending beyond your means. Please refer to these additional student calculators for more tools you may find helpful in managing your finances.
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