One of the most basic money management skills that everyone needs to know is how to maintain and balance (reconcile) their checkbook. Why then are there so many people who don't know how?

If your business math skills are a little rusty, you might want to visit this web site for a little practice.
Business Math Practice

To get started, read the following two articles on balancing your checkbook.
Step-by-Step
Financial Basics

Did you find the actual balancing process a little hard to follow? See if this article, which has a form to follow is a little easier to understand.
How to Balance Your Checkbook

Do you feel like you've got it now? Print off the forms and do the following exercise to make sure. Don't look at the answers until you've finished the reconciliation.
Checkbook Reconciling Practice