How To Win On Black Friday & Cyber Monday

How To Win On Black Friday & Cyber Monday simple money man

If you’re like me, you believe that it feels almost as good to buy something on the cheap or a great deal as it does to not buy anything at all! Keyword being ALMOST. But there are those times when… Continue Reading

Ways to Avoid Spending

Ways to Avoid Spending simple money man

Three Ways to Avoid Spending: During my lunchbreak at work, I usually only do a couple of things: one – I go to the gym and workout, two – on my off days from the gym (maybe 1 or 2… Continue Reading

Responsible Fantasy Football

Responsible Fantasy Football simple money man

The NFL football season is here and if you’re like me, that means yes so is Fantasy Football! In the past, I have played with zero investment and the payoff was bragging rights. But this year our commissioner decided it… Continue Reading

How I Stopped Myself From Buying An iWatch

How I Stopped Myself from Buying an iWatch simple money man

This past Sunday I was doing what I do every Sunday in the fall…..watch football! During the evening game between the Packers and Vikings, a commercial came on about the new Apple iWatch. The main feature of difference between this… Continue Reading

It’s OK To Drive A Fancy Car

It's OK To Drive A Fancy Car simple money man

A lot of people will tell you that buying a luxury car is a waste of money because it’s a depreciating asset. And that’s true, because car values drop, unlike homes and stocks for example. But I will say this,… Continue Reading

Spending in the Summer

Spending in the Summer simple money man

We’re at the peak of summer. That means swimming, BBQ, picnics, volleyball, and anything else outdoors. According to ING’s eZonomics, summer accounts for about 50% of spending and this is by far the season where people spend the most amount… Continue Reading