Finances And Weather

Finances And Weather simple money man

  Back in late February, we had a few days of awesome weather in the DC, Maryland, and Virginia area. I mean it was close to 80 degrees and yes this was in February.   Ofcourse it’s rare for such… Continue Reading

Make Saving Easy and Spending Hard

Make Saving Easy and Spending Hard simple money man

  This post is also featured on Gen Y Finance Guy.   A part of me has this weird conspiracy theory that we spend so much because we are subliminally trained to do so. This is evident with incentives like… Continue Reading

Your Crazy Spending Helps The Rest of Us

Your Crazy Spending Helps The Rest of Us simple money man

    For many people, the savings rate recommended by financial planners is outrageous whether it’s 10% or 15% of their annual income. For others, it’s a piece of cake. Increasing your savings rate by a significant percentage and on… Continue Reading

Spending on Lunch – A Personal Experiment

Spending on Lunch – A Personal Experiment simple money man

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… Continue Reading

Steps in Buying a Big Screen TV

Steps in Buying a Big Screen TV simple money man

I suppose this is kind of timely since the Super Bowl has come….and gone AND what a crazy game by the way! The steps in buying a big screen TV as mentioned in the title of this post is more of… 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