You Need A Budget (YNAB)

A weekly dose of just the right medicine to help you get out of debt, save more money, and beat the paycheck to paycheck cycle.

http://www.youneedabudget.com

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episode 429: Chickens, Fruit Trees, and Trellises


There's something growing at the Mecham household... and it's in the backyard! Jesse confesses he spent a good portion of his paternity leave preparing a garden with a handful of chicks, fruit trees, and a garden full of asparagus, cantaloupes, and...


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 2020-05-18  4m
 
 

episode 428: Windfalls and Uncertainty


After receiving several questions about what to do with windfall money during times of economic uncertainty (like these), Jesse tackles the topic in today’s episode. As always, but especially true nowadays, cash is king!


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 2020-05-11  6m
 
 

episode 427: YNAB and COVID-19


Freshly returned from paternity leave, Jesse discusses how YNAB has handled the coronavirus pandemic as a company. As always, his focus and the company's focus has been on giving the best budgeting advice they can.


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 2020-05-04  4m
 
 

episode 426: Chasing Value


Jesse examines how the recent panic buying of food, home goods, and other staples highlights the intrinsic value of certain things that we take for granted. When demand for historically safe assets like bonds and gold falls, yet demand for...


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 2020-04-27  10m
 
 

episode 425: Write That Gem Down!


Jesse muses on the impact the coronavirus will ultimately have on people and their habits. When society reopens, will people return to their previous habits? Or will they grow, having spent their time in isolation examining themselves and their...


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 2020-04-20  5m
 
 

episode 424: Rule Zero Morphs Before Your Very Eyes


Last week Jesse discussed the importance of Rule #1, giving every dollar a job. Rule one is always important, but in uncertain times like these it takes on renewed significance. Jesse has often talked about the rule before the rule, though, the...


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 2020-04-13  3m
 
 

episode 423: You've Never Budgeted At A Time Like This


With the world at a standstill due to the COVID-19 pandemic, one thing is certain. We’ve never budgeted at a time like this!


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 2020-04-06  8m
 
 

episode 422: The Commander's Intent


At YNAB there is a document called the Vision Doc, which spells out the “commander’s intent” for the company, how to behave and act on the company’s behalf. Employees must make many decisions on a day to day basis, but with a clear...


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 2020-03-30  4m
 
 

episode 421: Don't Be Average... You Can't Be Anyway


Todd Rose. In the late 1940's the Air Force had a dangerous problem on its hands -- aircraft of all kinds were malfunctioning and crashing at alarming rates. The Air Force brought in scientist  Lt Gilbert S Daniels to diagnose the problem.


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 2020-03-23  10m
 
 

episode 420: Budget. No, Budget!


We often talk about the budget as if it’s a noun. Is it “in the budget”? Did you check the budget? When you treat the budget as a noun it takes on a rigid, inflexible quality, like the budget is set on stone tablets.   But what if we...


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 2020-03-16  3m