The Things You Own End Up Owning You simple money man

The Things You Own End Up Owning You

Reading Time: 5 minutesMore and more I’m starting to believe the more we have, the more we spend on maintenance, repairs, replacements and excuses to buy even more things.  For example, several months ago I sold and extra car I had. When asked about it, I said to…

7 Popular Myths That Can Put Your Retirement Life Into Danger simple money man

7 Popular Myths That Can Put Your Retirement Life Into Danger

Reading Time: 5 minutes  Today’s post is contributed by Amy Nickson, a passionate writer on finance. Amy is a professional blogger who has started her own blog and also works as a contributor for the Oak View Law Group. Please share your opinions by commenting below.    …

financial regrets

How to Deal With Financial Regrets

Reading Time: 4 minutes  Financial regrets happen to the best of us. But what we learn from them and how we proceed to move forward are what determines whether or not we will continue to make the same mistakes. But heck sometimes we end up making the same…

Rich & Famous People With Smart & Dumb Money Habits simple money man

Rich & Famous People With Smart & Dumb Money Habits

Reading Time: 4 minutesSome are born rich, some inherit it, and some work their butt off to acquire it. How the rich use and spend their riches may also contribute to their continuing to be rich. Wow, that sounds kind of confusing :-/ But don’t worry, I’ll straighten…

Are Colleges Teaching Personal Finance simple money man

Are Colleges Teaching Personal Finance?

Reading Time: 4 minutesWell, they weren’t teaching Personal Finance when I was in college, which was…umm…let’s just say a couple of Presidential terms have passed since I graduated :-).   Who knows maybe I would have made my coffee at home instead of stopping at Starbucks 2-3 times…

Why I Don’t Buy In Bulk simple money man

Why I Don’t Buy In Bulk

Reading Time: 4 minutesI consider myself a bit of a foodie. I don’t eat a lot, but I like to eat a variety of things and stay balanced. Don’t’ this confused with me being in shape, because trust me a do have a long way to go. When…