The "Kakeibo" - Japanese Household Budgeting Tip

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I know that Japanese culture is hugely different from Western culture in many things. There's a lot there we could benefit from. I came across this in this video "The Secret Money Saving Rule I Learned in Japan" about the "Kakeibo". It is a budgeting tool focused on household expenses, through the use of a small monthly journal.

For those who like print, this is a good over view of the method
"Kakeibo: The Mindful Japanese Budgeting System"

I love anything that involves journaling, lol. Check it out.