How Much Cash Should I Carry simple money

How Much Cash Should I Carry?

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 with a credit card, heck…

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

  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.    …

Simple Stock Comparison – KO VS. PEP simple money man

Simple Stock Comparison – KO VS. PEP

  When we think of soda, the two giants that come to our minds are inevitably Coca-Cola and Pepsi. Ahhh, the sweet sweet elixir that I must have with pizza or fried chicken or a burger.  At our house, I like the taste of Pepsi,…

Are Colleges Teaching Personal Finance simple money man

Are Colleges Teaching Personal Finance?

Well, 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

I 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…

Do It Yourself (DIY) And Save Money simple money man

Do It Yourself (DIY) And Save Money

After a couple weeknights of watching Netflix, I get the itch. I start looking around the house and finding ways of improving things, projects, and enhancements. Once I have a general idea of what I want to do, I then try to figure out how…