Using Google sheets to budget is great if you are wanting to work towards a big purchase or just want a little cushion room with cash reserves.
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By the end of this project, you will be able to create a budget with fixed income to incorporate your savings using Google sheets. You will learn to create formulas that will assist you in your journey. You will also create a working graph that will help visualize your savings as it continues to grow. This will be a fantastic tool to help save for big purchases or a “rainy day fund.”
A familiarity with Google Sheets or a workbook system and a free Google email account is required for this project.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Open and save Google Sheets and add income.
Create Google Sheets with monthly expenses.
Create a planned, actual and difference column.
Create Graph in Google Sheets.
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
I liked this course. Not only were the concepts explained well, even the final exam was quite better than most other project exams. Well Done, Jenniffer!
very well explained and slow enough to understand but fast enough to not bore you
This is a very nice course for all around the world Thank you\n\nCoursera
Excellent to study google sheets especially planning finances
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
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Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
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How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
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What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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