Budgeting can be tough. Whether it is managing the budget for your small business or your own personal finances, getting out of a hole can be a long, challenging process. INC's Kevin Daum published this piece with five simple actions you can take (yes, on Mondays) that can really make a difference. It was published around tax time, however the information is relevant.

"Monday is a great day for scheduling a regular activity," Daum writes. "It sets the tone for the whole week. If you're not happy with your bank balance, try spending 30 minutes each Monday on these simple financial activities and watch your financial condition improve in a few short weeks."

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