Simple Personal Capital Review

Simple Personal Capital Review

  Since college, which was back in the early 2000s, I’ve been using excel spreadsheets to manage my finances. After various versions, I finally settled on what I have now and it’s available for free to everyone here. It focuses… Continue Reading

Money Personality: What’s The Downside Of Yours?

Money Personality_ What's The Downside Of Yours SMM

  Today I’m honored to present a guest post from Michelle Laurey, a writer of various subjects including personal finance. Her bio is at the end. I hope you enjoy the post!     Many people struggle with managing money.… Continue Reading

A Customized Budget Is A Good Thing

custom budget simple money man

  Don’t get me wrong, I enjoy learning about budgeting techniques and tools that are out there and available. But rather than using them, I instead get ideas from them.  I already have a custom budget excel spreadsheet that I… Continue Reading

How Much Cash Should I Carry?

How Much Cash Should I Carry simple money

This is a very common question that people come back to and reevaluate time and time again. And really I would say that less cash = less risk. We live in an age where we can pay for almost anything… Continue Reading

Spending on the Simple Joys

Spending on the Simple Joys simple money man

My wife and I both work, so we simply don’t have much time in the weeknights to relax because we are preparing dinner, lunch for the following day, cleaning a little here and here etc. on the weekend, we’ll sometimes… Continue Reading

New Year Financial Goals

New Year Financial Goals simple money man

The reason why it’s good to have goals is that it gives you a purpose, something to strive for, something to look forward to, something to eventually be proud of. Ok, now I got you pumped right…..NICE! But at the… Continue Reading