Who are you?
Hi there, I am Kenny.
What do you do?
I am a practicing minimalist, who happens to be a software engineer during the day.
How did you get into budgeting?
As a minimalist, I often ask what I could do to live more simply. Eliminating the non-essentials from life have always been part of my weekly routine.
Looking at where my money tells me:
- Understand what I value
- Identity patterns that lead to wastes (Remember that shirt you got from Lululemon that you never wear again?)
Budgeting happens to be an effective way to achieve the 2 objectives above.
What are your philosophy around budgeting?
It isn’t so much about living cheaply, but rather focusing your resources on what you value the most: It could be a great vacation, or achieving financial freedom by mid-40s.
What are your favorite budgeting tools?
I have yet to discover the perfect tool to do budgeting, but here are a couple I used frequently: