Oct 1, 2012
Budgeting: A Plan for the Future
budg·et [buhj-it] noun, adjective, verb, budg·et·ed, budg·et·ing.
1. an itemized estimate of expected income and expense for a given period in the future.
2. a plan of operations based on such an estimate.
3. an itemized allotment of funds, time, etc., for a given period.
4. the total sum of money set aside or needed for a purpose.
5. a limited stock or supply of something: his budget of goodwill.