Watches are a great investment piece, and any stylish guy should eventually take the plunge on one. And while there are plenty of options out there that will do four-figure damage to your bank account, you don't need to go bankrupt for the sake of your wrist. If you do your research and shop with patience, you can get a timepiece that will outlast any trends without taking out a second mortgage. 

A good-looking watch will provide you with a lifetime of adding subtle character to your daily wardrobe, and speak volumes about your individual personality. If you want to add a touch of sophistication and class to your everyday wardrobe, but don't want to eat Cup Noodles for dinner until you're 65, make sure you check out The Best Watches Under $500.