How Much Cash Should I Carry simple money

How Much Cash Should I Carry?

Reading Time: 4 minutesThis 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 with a credit card, heck…

How Often Should I Review My Finances simple money man

How Often Should I Review My Finances?

Reading Time: 4 minutesYou should review them as much as you need. Let me guess, you’re thinking well, jeez thanks, that’s a helpful answer. But wait there’s more! In order to determine how often you should review your finances depends on how involved they are. For example, if…

Spending on Lunch – A Personal Experiment simple money man

Spending on Lunch – A Personal Experiment

Reading Time: 3 minutesDoes 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…

Spending on the Simple Joys simple money man

Spending on the Simple Joys

Reading Time: 3 minutesMy 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 go out for breakfast. One…

Over-Budgeting Can Help You Save simple money man

Over-Budgeting Can Help You Save!

Reading Time: 3 minutesYou know the best part of estimating/budgeting/forecasting. It’s that you overdo it, practice over-budgeting or are too conservative and at the end, you end up saving more! I try to analyze my upcoming expenses and see how much I’ll be able to save or not…

Ways to Avoid Spending simple money man

Ways to Avoid Spending

Reading Time: 3 minutesThree 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 days each week, I’ll go…