Quick Start Guide – Creating a Spending Plan

Crown's Creating a Spending Plan quick start guide is the best cheat sheet for making a budget! View every step needed to make your plan on one page and dive deeper into each step only if you need! With this easy to read guide, you'll be on your way to financial freedom in no time. Making a budget doesn't have to be hard, the trick is knowing the steps to get there! Download the Quick Start Guide to Creating a Spending Plan today!

Budgeting Resources

Spending Percentage Guides

Regardless of your household income or the size of your family, Crown has resources to guide your spending and investment that will give you more peace of mind.

A Budget You'll Love

You CAN make (and keep) a budget that works for you, and helps you reach your goals. A budget doesn't restrict your spending - it gives you the freedom TO spend. This guide goes into more depth than the quick start guide while keeping it easy.

Templates for Budgeting

From simple tasks like balancing your checkbook, to more complicated ones like developing a plan for getting out of debt, Crown has worksheets that make the job easier. Use these PDF forms with fillable fields that you can download and save to your computer.


Debt Resources

Quick Start: Eliminating Debt

Crown's newest guide for your debt free journey follows the same method as this Quick Start Guide to Creating a Spending Plan. It covers the basics up front and dives deeper as you need. 

Debt Snowball Calculator

Organize your debt list from smallest to largest, beginning with consumer debt, the auto and education debt, then your mortgage. Add them to the Debt Snowball Calculator and get an individualized payment plan which will accelerate your debt free journey and save you tons of money in interest! 

Christian Credit Counselors

Need someone to review your situation and create a plan to reduce your debt and help you on the journey? Contact our trusted partners, Christian Credit Counseling and get your free assessment today.