This is a free, online textbook offered by Book Boon. "Managing a budget can be a very challenging activity! There are always pressures on expenditure and in today’s economic climate there is the need to “do more for less” in terms of costs are concerned. In this textbook you’ll receive a thorough grounding in terms of what budgets are and how you can manage them effectively. We’ll cover how to monitor the costs and how to forecast what you need on an ongoing basis."