Man Vs Money Roadmaps

Do you want to make your money work harder for you but don't know where to begin? Have you tried a budget but struggled to make sense of it? This post is for you.   Let's cut the fluff and get right down to it...   Here's three flowcharts which spells out exactly what you [...]

#IWokeUpLikeThis and decided to change my life.

I am going to be 31 years old own my home outright. On the outside, i'm feeling like Beyonce. But on the inside... ...i'm feeling alone. But seriously. I am feeling alone here. One year ago I decided that it was time to get serious about my money. I lost count of how many times [...]

Man Vs Applying For A Loan

When you apply for a loan, what does the loan officer look at before approving or rejecting your application? Here's the inside scoop on what matters to your lender.   Whenever you apply for a loan, your financial institution will evaluate your loan application, decide if you're going to be a good or bad risk, and make [...]

Man Vs My Car Addiction

Here's how I justified spending $20,000 to save money.   Spoiler: It was money wasted. Don't make these mistakes.     From a young age, I have been a car guy. Since I was a little boy, I have been able to look at any car and tell you the exact make, model, and year [...]

Tonight, we feast!

  Guess who just paid off their student loans!?   A baby's laugh. A summer sunset over the ocean.   Our world is filled with so many beautiful sights, and tonight I was graced with one...     MY STUDENT LOANS ARE PAID OFF!!!!!!   Time to keep this momentum going and stay on course to [...]

Man Vs 1 Down!

So... you have, or are about to, pay off your credit card. What happens now? Pay off other debts. If you owe on your car, student loans, mortgage, or whatever... keep the momentum going! The best part is that you've just freed up some cash to pay them off. Prioritize your loans according from highest [...]

Man Vs Credit Reports & Scores

  I don't care about my credit score.  You shouldn't either. Why? Find out here...   Everybody holds their cash close and their credit score closer.   Not me. I don't really care what my credit score is. I do, however, pay close attention to my credit report. You should too.   What's the difference? Credit [...]