What is Back to Budgeting Basics?

Back to Budgeting Basics is a self-paced online course that shows you step-by-step how to create a budget that you're excited to stick to every month.

What you will learn?

  • Get step-by-step instructions on how to create an easy budget

  • Learn how and why you should budget with multiple bank accounts

  • Get exclusive hacks for sticking to your money routine

This course is the how-to I needed.


"I’m really glad that I took your course because it gave me the how-to I needed to get my finances under control. I’m thinking in a month or two, once I’ve got the budget down pat, I’m going to start working on paying down debt. I didn’t realize how out-of-control it had gotten until I started budgeting."

Helping me save more!


"I regularly do a budget but after taking your course I'm going to be more detailed in the future months. I will always remember when you say, every dollar has a job!"

About Your Financially Savvy Instructor

Travel Finance Strategist | Author | Podcaster

Danielle Desir

I'm the founder of The Thought Card an award-winning affordable travel finance blog and podcast empowering people to make informed financial decisions - afford to travel more, pay off debt and build wealth. I've traveled to 27 countries, paid off $63,000 of student loan debt in 4 years and bought a house at the age of 27. My goal is to help you create a budget which aligns with your goals and helps you achieve your dreams.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who is this course for?

    This course is for anyone interested in learning how to master their budget. Regardless of where you are starting from, you will leave this course informed and equipped with the know-how to budget consistently every month.

  • How will the course be delivered?

    The Back to Budgeting Basics course is hosted through Thinkific. Thinkific is the online course platform that I use to deliver all of the course presentations, videos, notes, workbooks and spreadsheets. After enrolling in the course you will need to create your login credentials to access the course.

  • Do you offer refunds?

    This course comes with a 10 day refund policy so if it isn't right for you, you can get your money back no problem. Email thethoughtcard@gmail.com with your refund request.

  • How long do you have access to the course?

    You have lifetime access to the course and course updates as long as the course is live online. You can also download all slides, workbooks, and spreadsheets.

  • Does the course cover multiple bank accounts?

    Yes, we cover organizing multiple bank accounts in Lesson 3. I share how to think through which expenses or goals get their own bank account. And tips for setting up your banking work flow.