Author : Milla Cordeaux.
Published : Tue, Jan 22 2019 :12 AM.
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The best way to set and achieve savings goals is to track your progress. It`s important to always understand how far you`ve come, and how far you have left to go. This free savings goal tracker spreadsheet from Vertex42 is the perfect tool to keep you on track.
It`s never too early to start prepping your holiday season budget. You know you`ll have people to shop for and your budget can quickly turn into a mess if you wait until the last minute. Luckily, you can calculate all of your holiday costs with this spreadsheet from Microsoft Office.
Want to break down your monthly budget even more? Try the free weekly budget template. This template can help give you a snapshot of your spending each week, allowing you to see where you can really cut back.
Use Google Docs. Google also provides a free office suite of web-based programs (programs you don`t have to download), and these include a spreadsheet program that is straightforward and useful, even if a bit limited in capabilities.
Want to make some serious progress on paying down your mortgage? This mortgage calculator from Vertex42 can advise you on pretty much anything you need to know about your mortgage rates and how to reach your payment goals.
While there are a ton of apps to help you automate your finances, some people prefer the old-school spreadsheet method. Spreadsheets are an excellent financial tool, because you can input your financial goals and numbers, and allow the spreadsheet to do the rest of the work. We rounded up a sample of free spreadsheet templates for every budgeting need.