(as of Feb 06,2020 22:33:30 UTC – Details)
Kakeibo (家計 簿) is the essential tool used by any money-savvy Japanese household budget manager (usually the wife!). Kakeibo literally means household finance ledger and it is easy to use to take charge of your finances and budget.
If you control the money for the household, you need this Japanese household budgeting tool to help you with household finances (家計), show you how to save money (貯 め る), and take charge of the household finance ledger (家計 簿).
A truly diligent budget manager / housewife diligently keeps up her kakeibo every day, noting down items in each budget category. This is easy to do with the 6 "X9" Kakeibo book.
The Kakeibo book gets you to think before you make a purchase.
Before you spend your hard earned money, ask yourself these questions:
The less you spend, the more you will save.
Here are some simple kakeibo-themed strategies to ensure that you spend more mindfully:
The main thing that makes Kakeibo saving unique is the added component of mindfulness. Pay close attention to your spending and think about whether or not your purchases make you happy.
Write down your spending as you go in this 6X9 inch, 100-page, paperback Kakeibo book .
Keep your Kakeibo journal with you throughout the day and jot down your spending as you make purchases. This will help you be mindful of how your money is spent.
Track the following in the Kakeibo book's pre-formatted pages:
Save money the Japanese way. It does work!