Why is there so much pressure to buy the perfect gift? Here’s what i’m doing instead.

When did the holidays become so “stuff” driven? Like, seriously. Why is there so much pressure to buy the perfect gift? I'm not a fan. Here's what i'm doing instead. I could talk about “how we got here” but I don’t have any plans of turning my personal finance blog into the center for religious [...]

Don’t Do The “52 Week Savings” Challenge. Here’s why.

Saving money is a great thing. With that being said... DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE "52 WEEK MONEY CHALLENGE". Here's why, and what you should be doing instead...   Originally posted: 11/15/2016 - Man Vs Cash Every year, somebody with great intentions posts this photo that essentially says "if you save the same dollar according to [...]

Man Vs Saving Money on Valentines

Love is in the air. Cupid is around the corner. The jeweler is saying "diamonds" but i'm saying "don't go broke over bae". Here's how you can save money this Valentines Day.   Stop the pressure to "buy" something. Valentines Day. Mothers Day. Fathers Day. Halloween. Black Friday. Christmas. Are you celebrating the occasion and enjoying [...]

Man Vs Holiday Spending

Do you know how you're going to pay for all those holiday gifts? Do you want my advice? Well...you're going to get it anyway. Here's some tips to end the cycle of feeling broke for the holidays. I don't know about you, but a few years ago I grew very tired of cutting big bucks [...]