Simple Tips

  Have your personal finances become overgrown?  No matter what you do you can not  get a handle on  your personal finances.   Do you have a hard time keeping track of all of your banking and investment accounts?  Are you overwhelmed with all of the financial information you hear every day and not sure where […]


I am sure you have heard the term cash is king.  It is true but not only is cash king it can also help you simplify your personal finances.  You have probably read articles that cash will become obsolete.  Well as long as we are still using cash let it help you simplify your finances.  […]


The year end is only a few months away.  Many companies usually payout year-end bonuses and make salary adjustments at the end of the year.  Have you considered what you will do or would do if you receive year end bonus or salary increase?  Will you spend it or will you allocate it to help […]

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Does last minute Holiday shopping cause you stress or cause you to spend more money than you planned? You spend more because you want to just get finished with your shopping. In order to simplify your personal finances you should plan your holiday shopping well in advance so you are not stressing over what to […]


Is finding the time preventing you from simplifying your personal finances?  Simplifying your personal finances will enable you to  spend more time doing the things you enjoy.  If currently do not manage your time now, you may have a difficult time simplifying your personal finances.  So in order to simplify, you have to mange your […]


As many of you know or maybe don’t know, I am a huge football fan. I can not wait for the NFL season to start. It kickoffs with my defending Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints taking on the Minnesota Vikings. WHO DAT Its not going to be an easy task for the Saints to […]


Usually when you hear the word audit, we assume its a bad thing. But doing a financial audit can help you simplify your personal finances and may even help you save some money. I am a big proponent of simplifying your finance by automating them.   But as I wrote in Don’t Automate your Personal […]


For those of us who live along the Atlantic and Gulf Coast we are now almost a month into hurricane season have you prepared yourself? You still have time to prepare.  In my post, Simple Financial Tips – Disaster Plan I discuss ways to help you prepare for a disaster to help simplify your finances.  […]


Know the score. I am not talking about knowing the score of the sporting event you maybe watching. I talking about knowing your credit score. Knowing your score is important part of simplifying your personal finances. Having a high score will usually help you win the game depending on the sport you are playing. Having […]


In my post Are your Personal Finances Ready for the Unexpected? I discuss the important of being prepared.  We all need to be prepared for those unexpected natural disasters. You never know when it will strike but you should be prepare in case it does strike. We all say it will never happen to us […]