December, 2014 Archive

★ 7 Lessons Learned from My Parents’ Debt

#7. Don’t give up hope. This has to be the most important lesson I’ve learned. My parents went through a lot in a short span of time,...

Debt, Not Awesome, Something To Think About

Something To Think About

★ We’re All Trading Our Lives for Something. Trade Up.

“Our lives are, by definition, made up of finite resources. Each of us has a limited amount of minutes, dollars, and units of energy with which to live our lives. And every passing day presents an opportunity to trade our lives for something else.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of...

Frugality

★ The Brokepedia Philosophy of Frugal Living

“Being frugal isn’t about scrimping in every area. It’s about making the most of your money.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :) https://rockstarfinance.com...

★ My Secret Number

“My secret number is… 3000 12 16. This number is actually written down in a few different places. Most prominently you’ll find it on my fridge at home and written on a post-it note stuck to my computer screen at work. No this isn’t my computer password. It’s not my social security...

★ Powerful Lessons From Multi-Millionaire Tim Ferriss

“Ferris firmly believes in turning the traditional American retirement plan upside down. And rather than deferring all your happiness to the future (65+ years old), he presents the case for us to streamline our lives, build our own business, find joy, travel the world and be passionate...

★ Sister Thrifter and The Half-Frugal Prince

“What do you have to do to consider yourself frugal? Where is the line drawn? Can someone be half-frugal?” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :) https://rockstarfinance.com...

★ Give Me Gratitude or Give Me Debt

“Walden reminds me that when I feel lacking- I don’t need new things, I need new eyes with which to see the things I already have. So when I woke up this morning, I walked into my kitchen wearing fresh perspectacles. Here’s what I saw.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money!...

★ How to Be a Capitalist

“Not everyone needs to start a business or turn into an entrepreneur. But to thrive in a capitalist world, it pays to sometimes think like one.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

Kick-ass Ideas, Something To Think About

★ The Legacy Drawer

“The top left drawer in my office desk is a special drawer. It contains perhaps the best present I have ever/ will ever give to my wife. This drawer is the legacy drawer which is filled with the information needed to help ease the financial transition that would occur if I were to pass...

★ This Is My Frugal Dad

“Employment is never guaranteed, people nowadays think they’re entitled to a job. Back then, nothing was guaranteed. If you had no job, you had no job. No one owed you a job.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to...