I suggest just budgeting the total payment. Most budgeting issues are actually cash flow so the total payment is the important number.
Dale On 04/06/2018 09:07 PM, Andy Pastuszak wrote: > I came up with an idea. I created and asset account called Mortgage > Payment, and do a transfer of my monthly mortgage payment to that account. > In that account register, I do 2 transactions, one that pays the mortgage > and one that pays the principal. Need to tinker and see how this works for > budgeting. > > On Fri, Apr 6, 2018 at 9:22 PM, Andy Pastuszak <apastus...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> I'm trying to find the best way to budget a loan. The principal and >> interest of the loan changes every month as you make payments, so it's kind >> of tough to budget them without being forced to adjust the budget amount >> every single month. Is there some kind of "best practice" for budgeting >> loans? >> >> Andy Pastuszak >> > _______________________________________________ > gnucash-user mailing list > email@example.com > To update your subscription preferences or to unsubscribe: > https://lists.gnucash.org/mailman/listinfo/gnucash-user > If you are using Nabble or Gmane, please see > https://wiki.gnucash.org/wiki/Mailing_Lists for more information. > ----- > Please remember to CC this list on all your replies. > You can do this by using Reply-To-List or Reply-All. > _______________________________________________ gnucash-user mailing list firstname.lastname@example.org To update your subscription preferences or to unsubscribe: https://lists.gnucash.org/mailman/listinfo/gnucash-user If you are using Nabble or Gmane, please see https://wiki.gnucash.org/wiki/Mailing_Lists for more information. ----- Please remember to CC this list on all your replies. You can do this by using Reply-To-List or Reply-All.