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 [...]

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 New Years Resolutions

What are you doing to improve your finances and stop being broke this year?   What COULD you be doing?     The only thing stopping you is...YOU.   Here's some things you should be doing this year: Build that dang budget, already! Seriously. A budget is the single strongest tool, and one of the [...]

Recovering From a “Recovery”

You were doing fine. The monthly payment was affordable and the bills were being paid on your car (or house, furniture, whatever). Then life happens and you are forced to choose: Food, or Ford? Here comes the tow-truck, and off goes the car. What do you do if you think you think that you may [...]

Man Vs Rainy Day Funds

I've been insisting that you save at least $1,000 for emergencies....but does this apply to you? Apparently I missed the memo where unexpected events never happens to you, Ms Clio. If you're not a psychic or any other future-telling entity, Here's why you need to save a Rainy Day Fund, and how to do it... Have [...]