Welcome to Budgetive.com and thank you for visiting my website.

Our goal is to share our personal experiences in how we manage and maintain our own family finances. We hope by exploring our site that the articles contained can similarly help you learn from our mistakes and use those things that have greatly helped us.

Some articles and helpful resources in this site should help you to answer some of these popular questions:

  • How to create a personal budget spreadsheet to manage your income and expenditure to help your forecasting - whether this be for a week or for the next 100 years!
  • How to save money.
  • How to build your family’s financial literacy skills.

Who is Ryan Sheehy?

Ryan is a dad on a mission. He is passionate about helping families and businesses answer the question, “Can we afford it?”. By using spreadsheets and improving financial literacy within the home his hope that all families will benefit with a bit of planning and a bit of financial savviness.

In a previous life, Ryan graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce and helped manage several family small businesses creating complete accounting systems using just Microsoft Excel… and a paperclip.

Currently, he works full-time for a medium-sized company as a Business Manager where he continues to use his spreadsheet craft.

When he’s not with his own family geocaching he’s usually found in a book, or at his local church helping with ministries.

Out with the family at the beach. My wife and I are the proud parents to two sharks and one dolphin.

Out with the family at the beach. My wife and I are the proud parents to two sharks and one dolphin.