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Ep. 29: Credit Cards

5/18/2018
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Nate and Danielle discuss what they are doing with their credit cards in order to help their cards better work for them. Credit cards are treated like cash and as such, should only be used if you have money in the bank to pay for a purchase that you are making in full.

Duration:00:21:14

Ep. 28: Affording a Home Remodel

5/4/2018
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Nate and Danielle discuss the various ways to finance a home remodel and the pluses and minuses of each.

Duration:00:19:49

Ep. 27: Buying vs. Renting with $80K of Debt!

4/20/2018
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Nate and Danielle answer a listener question on how to afford a home with a pile of debt but a new income.

Duration:00:19:35

Ep. 26: Budgeting as a College Student

4/6/2018
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We answer a listener question about budgeting in college, the decision to open a credit card or not, and putting money away for retirement while in college.

Duration:00:19:15

Ep. 25 Budget Basics: Part 1 Expenses

3/23/2018
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Nate and Danielle discuss how to determine expenses and how to begin the process of budgeting. They look at needed, unneeded, and other expenses and give examples of how finding your expense patterns can be used to setup a long-term budget. Our Twitter: @AskBudgetCouple Our YouTube: View here

Duration:00:19:15

Ep. 24: Budget by Numbers

3/9/2018
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50/30/20 How this works for us: Housing 30% of gross (before taxes) income - came from Brooke Amendment, capped rent for public housing at 25%, Reagan bumped it to 30% Many articles, sites now say it is outdated - doesn’t take into account student loans and retirement expectations of younger generations Not very flexible considering the cost of living in some places, other debt you may have, the fact that you probably don’t need to increase your house cost to maintain 30% as your...

Duration:00:20:46

Ep. 23: Tax Season and the Stock Market

2/23/2018
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Nate talks about the Budget Couple's non-sexy plans for their tax return and what to do when the stock market is jumpy.

Duration:00:21:36

Ep. 22: How to Budget for Inconsistent Income

2/9/2018
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Listener questions are answered in relation to inconsistent income and how to best budget for it and what to do with a large inheritance. The Budget Couple offers their advice on how they would go about solving these problems.

Duration:00:17:34

Ep. 21: Your Budget Questions Answered

1/26/2018
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In this episode, we answer listener questions about our budget. We look at our bank accounts, budgeting categories, how we pay for expenses, and planning for non-monthly bills.

Duration:00:15:23

Ep. 20: New Year, New Job, New Budget

1/12/2018
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Danielle accepted a new job over our hiatus. The job comes with a new salary, benefits, and much more, but how do we plan for it. In this episode we talk about our process for updating our budget with a different income and discuss how we decide to allot money to different areas of our budget.

Duration:00:17:51

2018 Season Update

1/5/2018
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Sorry for the delay but we will be back with all new episodes next week. We have lots of exciting plans and news to share with you. Please keep the questions coming and we will see you next week.

Duration:00:01:34

Ep. 19: A Frank Spending Discussion and Holidays

12/1/2017
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Nate and Danielle discuss one of Nate's new gadget purchase ideas. They explore how to agree to large purchases, how it impacts their budget, and the thought process behind spending as a team. They also discuss holiday budgeting.

Duration:00:20:16

Ep. 18: How We Use Credit Cards

11/17/2017
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Nate and Danielle answer listener questions about credit card usage. They also discuss how they use debit cards, cash, and other payment methods. Finally a quick review of the budgeting app Every Dollar is given.

Duration:00:21:21

Ep. 17: Question for When You Are Getting Started

11/3/2017
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Nate and Danielle answer listener questions about debt, buying vs renting, setting a budget, and the biggest change to their budget over time.

Duration:00:14:47

Ep. 16: Setting Budget Categories

10/20/2017
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In this episode Nate and Danielle answer listener questions. In particular, they explore a question from a couple on how to set budgeting categories. They discuss what they would do and the reasons behind it

Duration:00:18:22

Ep. 15: Challenges and Struggles

10/6/2017
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Nate and Danielle discuss their challenges with keeping a budget and how they work to overcome them. An update on the couple's budget, debts, and other financial matters is also discussed.

Duration:00:15:43

Ep. 14: Updating Our Budget

9/22/2017
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While Danielle is sick, Nate reviews recent changes to the couple's budget, reasons for those changes, and how they impact their short, mid, and long-term goals.

Duration:00:16:30

Ep. 13: Goals

9/8/2017
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In this episode, Nate and Danielle talk about how they set financial goals as a couple and how their thinking has evolved over time. Goals are a way to keep on track with your budget and grow closer as a couple. Nate and Danielle review their past, current, and future goals for their family.

Duration:00:17:50

Ep 12. Budgeting in a Relationship

8/25/2017
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Danielle and Nate talk discuss tips for discussing money when you are dating someone all the way through the beginnings of marriage. They share their experiences while dating and their current attitudes on budgeting in a relationship.

Duration:00:16:42

Ep. 11: Budget Ratios

8/11/2017
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Nate and Danielle discuss budget ratios and how they are used to determine what you can afford. They dive into their numbers and show you how they use budget ratio guidelines to make financial decisions for their household.

Duration:00:17:29

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