4 R’s – Reconcile, Redeem, Reinvest, REPEAT! simple money man

4 R’s – Reconcile, Redeem, Reinvest, REPEAT!

How will you project your financial future if you don’t learn from your past? We all make financial mistakes; the key is to learn from them so we don’t continue to make the same mistakes. One way is detection – and that comes thru reconciling….

Spending on Lunch – A Personal Experiment simple money man

Spending on Lunch – A Personal Experiment

Does spending give us satisfaction? Does the item or service we receive from spending give us satisfaction? Does too much or too little or it result correlate to the same level of satisfaction? I decided to do a little experiment using lunch as the subject…

New Year Financial Goals simple money man

New Year Financial Goals

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 same time, it’s important to…

New Year Fitness Traps – Don’t Fall For Them simple money man

New Year Fitness Traps – Don’t Fall For Them

What Fitness??? I’ve been off for a few days from work and when this happens I’m usually eating more junk food than I’d like. Also, I’m hardly working out. I ate EVERYTHING – cakes, cookies, danishes, chips, chocolate, pies, etc. etc. etc. Actually, after a…

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure simple money man

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s Treasure

On an annual basis, my wife and I donate clothes and toys to the Salvation Army or other similar organization. This serves many purposes. One – it helps us feel good about ourselves in that we are giving to those less fortunate. Two – it…

You’re Probably Gonna Live For a Long Time simple money man

You’re Probably Gonna Live For A Long Time

According to the National Center for Health Statistics, the average life expectancy is almost 80 years. This is very rough because a lot of it depends on people’s individual health situation, how old they currently are, and what type of lifestyle they live (i.e., active,…