Learn basic computer skills needed to create a basic household budget using spreadsheet programs like Microsoft Excel. Skills include creating a spreadsheet, entering data, writing formulas, applying formatting, inserting rows, and copying data to paste into a new sheet.

## Activities in This Course

Click on a lesson below to begin.

This lesson will give you an overview of how to plan for a basic household budget.

This lesson will explain which computer programs can be used to create a budget.

This lesson will teach you how to create a budget and enter data using a spreadsheet program.

This lesson will teach you formatting techniques for cells in a spreadsheet.

This lesson will teach basic mathematical calculations.

This lesson will teach you how to create a budget template.