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Prioritising My Spending – Needs vs Wants

Learn the difference between what you want and what you need. Address your obligations first and you'll be better placed to get the things you want without the debt.

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About this course

Budgeting is all about priorities. It is about making sure that there is enough money each week or month to meet your needs and obligations, before you pay for the things you may want or desire.

In this course you’ll explore the four spending priority levels – needs, obligations, desires and wants. Prioritising our spending will ensure the important things are taken care of so you can start saving for the things you want.

What will I get out of this course?

On completion of this course you’ll understand the difference between needs and wants and how that impacts your budget.

You’ll understand:

  • The difference between needs, obligations, desires and wants.
  • How to prioritise what you spend your money on
  • How to teach your kids the difference between needs and wants

This course will take about and hour to complete.

Is this course for me?

If you’re struggling to afford the essentials (like food and power) or simply feel like you have too much debt, this course is for you.

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