How to Balance Your Checkbook

Opening a checking account is a rite of passage for every young person. But, many of us never learned how to simply and accurately balance a checkbook, and this can cause major problems down the road–bounced checks, fraud, and unlawful charges.

Luckily, keeping a balanced checkbook can save you from ever having to deal with these issues, and you’ll always know how much money you have in your account at any given time.

Jonathon E. Stewart from About.com shows you how to painlessly record your every purchase.

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