Age of Money – Argh!

The fourth rule of YNAB (You Need A Budget)‘s successful budgeting techniques is to Age Your Money.

Now, this isn’t usually a rule that I normally worry about – our expenses are reasonable and we have cash on hand to deal with any financial surprises that arise.

And yet, when my Age of Money dropped from about 100 or so days to…

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Yowza, that’s some young cash you’ve got there!

… just eight days, I flipped out a little!

It’s not unreasonable, given that we had just dropped a $31k cheque on our General Contractor for her deposit, but still.

And I fear that the aging won’t increase over these next several months of renovations…

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