Everyone has felt the panic that comes when you need to buy something but aren’t sure if you can swing it. For instance, you may not know if paying for a tank of gas or a week of groceries will keep you from paying your electric bill. Making a budget is helpful, but it can be a bulky and time-consuming process. It can be so easy to give up on your budget, but here are a few reason why keeping a budget should be on your radar:

USCCU provides our members with a Budget Counseling Service called GreenPath Financial Wellness. Visit: http://www.greenpathref.com for more information.