Anyone still use the envelope system?
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    Default Anyone still use the envelope system?

    I haven't used it in awhile.
    But I'm going to start again when I get paid on Tuesday.
    It made a big difference when I used it before.

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    I still use the envelope system. I absolutely love knowing what I have in each of my categories. I recently discovered a phone app called simple budget that allows me to track envelopes without carrying cash. So I can use my debt but still keep track of what is in each envelope.

    Really comes in handy when traveling and I don't wish to carry a lot of cash for hotels, gas and food.
    BS#1 Done
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    BS#4 Ongoing
    BS#5 Done
    BS#6 Done
    BS#7 We are here!

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    I do. I typically don't use much cash so I use excel and track it what way.

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