March, 2015 Archive

★ How Much Do You Need to Live Off Dividend Income?

“How do you answer the question of how much money you will need to live off of dividend income? To answer that question I’ve...

★ How “Time Frugality” Can Save You Tons of Cash

“Much like money-based frugality, the key here is to use my time as wisely as possible. I give time to the things that really matter to me and cut back on time given to things that are less important to me.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading...

Debt, Something To Think About

★ Debt, It’s Been Real

“I know we’ll probably run into each other every now and then. You might be there for my wedding, when I buy my first home, and maybe my next car or two. But really it’s for the best that we don’t make it a habit. You go your way, and I’ll go mine.” Team RockstarBringing...

★ Empty Decks and Misguided Frugality

“Expense reduction and optimization isn’t about avoiding the daily Starbucks or always flying out on a Tuesday. Those things help, for sure, but you need to look at expenses the same way you look at saving…” —— Photo Credit: Kayla Casey Team RockstarBringing you the...

Budgeting, Saving Money

★ 5 Ways to Trick Yourself to Save More & Spend Less

“At first, it’s painful. But then you begin to enjoy it, or at least realize the uncomfortableness is worth it. Realizing you spend too much money isn’t fun, but the pain that comes with massive credit card debt is worse.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done...

Debt, Something To Think About

★ Type II Fun – as Explained by an Astronaut

“Type II fun, meaning you don’t necessarily enjoy it during the process; the true fun comes after it’s over with.” 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...

★ Financial Independence in 3 Easy Steps

“Although I illustrated it here with an outrageous but very common example of high income and high spending, the principles work just as well, and are even more important if you are living on an average income.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done...

★ Shitphone: A Love Story

“I was an iPhone man once, like you. Then Shitphone changed everything.” 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...

Building Wealth, Investing, Saving Money

★ Slow is Smooth, Smooth is Fast

“It’s really not about saving a large chunk this month and splurging the next month. It’s about packing a solid punch, every month.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

★ What It Feels Like To Be a Millionaire

“I’ve learned that money is infinite. If I work I can get more of it, or I can let my $1M grow to $2M. There’s always more of it out there. But time is finite. I have a limited number of years left, and now I have the freedom how I spend it.” Team RockstarBringing …...