Budget Calculator

DebtBusters budget calculator will empower you to take back control over your financial situation.

  1. Keep a close watch on your income and expenses
  2. Work out where your money is going
  3. Check if you are spending more than you can afford

Get the most accurate measure of your financial wellbeing by carefully entering the details of your monthly income and expenses.

  1. Income: List your various forms of income in the different sections provided, for one month only. Once completed, please press “calculate”.
  2. Expenses: DebtBusters has separated your expenses into different sections. Eg. Financial expenses, household expenses, living expenses, leisure expenses, miscellaneous (other expenses that do not fall into a category), etc. Please fill in each section correctly and press “calculate” at the end of each section.
  3. Summary page: A list of your income and expenses will be drawn up.
  4. Result: Your expenses will be subtracted from your income in order to work out your net income. This will enable you to get a better understanding of your financial situation.

MONTHLY INCOME

YOUR MONTHLY INCOME (NET)

PARTNERS MONTHLY INCOME (NET)

OTHER MONTHLY EARNINGS (NET)

CHILD SUPPORT/MAINTENANCE

RENT INCOME


Total Monthly Income

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FINANCIAL EXPENSES

HOME LOAN INSTALMENT

VEHICLE LOAN INSTALMENT

PERSONAL LOAN INSTALMENTS

CREDIT CARD INSTALMENTS

STORE CARD INSTALMENTS

PENSION PAYMENT INSTALMENT

SAVINGS

OTHER

Monthly Financial Expenses

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HOUSING EXPENSES

RENT

WATER/ELECTRICITY/RATES

SECURITY

GAS

TELEPHONE

TV LICENSE

HOUSEHOLD INSURANCE

HOUSEHOLD MAINTENANCE

GARDEN SERVICE

DOMESTIC WORKER

LEVIES

CONTINGENCY


Monthly Housing Expenses

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LIVING EXPENSES

GROCERIES

CLOTHING/FOOTWEAR

CIGARETTES

ALCOHOL

CARE COSTS (Other ThanChildren)

CHARITY FUNDING

BANK CHARGES

LIFE INSURANCE

CELL PHONE


Monthly Living Expenses

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LEISURE EXPENSES

EATING OUT/TAKE OUT

DSTV

ASDL/INTERNET


Monthly Leisure Expenses

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TRANSPORT EXPENSES

PETROL/DIESEL

BUS/TRAIN FARE

ROAD TAX/ROAD TOLLS

VEHICLE INSURANCE

VEHICLE MAINTENANCE

Monthly Transport Expenses

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HEALTH EXPENSES

MEDICAL AID (If not taken from salary)

PRESCRIPTIONS/MEDICINE

Monthly Health Expenses

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CHILDREN EXPENSES

SCHOOL FEES

CHILD CARE/CRECHE

AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES

CHILD SUPPORT MAINTENANCE

SCHOOL TRANSPORT

Monthly Children Expenses

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PET EXPENSES

PET FOOD

PET INSURANCE/ VET BILLS

Monthly Pet Expenses

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MISCELLANEOUS

OTHER

OTHER

OTHER

Monthly Miscellaneous Expenses

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TOTAL INCOME

INCOME
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TOTAL EXPENSES

FINANCIAL EXPENSES
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HOUSING EXPENSES
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LIVING EXPENSES
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LEISURE EXPENSES
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CHILDREN EXPENSES
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PET EXPENSES
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TRANSPORT EXPENSES
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HEALTH EXPENSES
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MISCELLANEOUS EXPENSES
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NET INCOME

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RESULT PAGE

Congratulations your net income is greater than your total expenses.

In order to prevent yourself from facing financial difficulties due to spending more than you earn, it is important to follow your monthly budget.

In South Africa there are 19.62 credit active consumers, of which 9.25 have impaired credit records.

It is essential that you make sure you are educated and up to date on the dangers of debt in order to make smarter financial decisions and prevent yourself from becoming a statistic.

If you feel that you are on the verge on falling into a spiral of debt contact DebtBusters on 086 999 0606 or email info@debtbusters.co.za

Your solution: Debt Counselling

DebtBusters recommends the debt solution debt counselling as a means for you to take back control over your financial situation. According to your financial summary, you are spending more than you earn and are therefore in need of the right financial advice.

By formally negotiating with your credit providers, DebtBusters is able to reduce your monthly debt instalments by up to 60% - down to an amount you can afford. DebtBusters will also reduce your interest rates . Imagine how quickly you will be able to solve your debt!

DebtBusters advises you to:

  1. Contact DebtBusters on 086 999 0606 or info@debtbusters.co.za
  2. Together, with DebtBusters, work through your budget and see where you can cut down on your expenses
  3. Listen to DebtBusters financial advice and sign up for the debt solution, debt counselling, which is best suited to you
  4. Get out of debt today and become debt free and stress free!

You might find some helpful debt counselling advice in the video below.

Budget Calculator Incomplete:

Your results will be displayed here after:

  1. The Income tab is completed
  2. At least one expense tab is completed
  3. The calculate button is clicked on the Summary Tab