February, 2016 Archive

★ How to Invest in Yourself

“This is my framework for investing in myself. I follow it every day, and I tell anyone who asks for my advice that they should...

★ The New Yorker Sits Down With Mr. Money Mustache

“If you can’t afford to lose it, you can’t afford to buy it yet—otherwise the object owns you rather than vice versa.” 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...

★ Why I Applied to Be an Astronaut

“It’s nice to plan to read more books, go for hikes, and learn a language when you retire but that’s stuff you can do right now if you just woke up an hour earlier… Being young and having the freedom to do anything is an incredible opportunity!” Team RockstarBringing you the...

★ I Love You, and Here’s the Money

“In a nutshell, everything you need to know about our money is in one safe and secure spot. This gives all parties access to it not only when I fly off into the heavens, but also helps keep my better half in the loop shall she ever want to look into – or learn – …...

Frugality, Kick-ass Ideas, Saving Money

★ Dig Deeper for Deeper Savings

“Piggyback your soap. A fun trick I learned in the Tightwad Gazette. Wet the sliver of soap and then ‘glue’ it to the top of a new bar of soap. It eventually merges to becomes part of the new soap.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading...

★ The Best Advice for When Money is Tight

“It can be easy to feel overwhelmed and anxious, but today you can take even a small step towards empowerment. You got this!” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

★ 10 Essential Financial Rules of Thumb

“Imagine if I offered you an investment opportunity that had a guaranteed return rate of 15, 18, or even 22 percent. I suspect that, even if money were a little tight, you’d find a way to get in on the ground floor. And yet, if I told you that you could make the same amount …...

Budgeting, Debt, Hustling, Making Money

★ How I Paid Off $44,572 of Student Loan Debt

“Although being debt-free is a good goal in and of itself, it shouldn’t be the focal point of the big picture of your life. Knowing what you want will take you a long, long way. I made a list of the things that I wanted in my life, and keeping them in mind helped me …...

★ Raise Your Standards, Increase Your Wealth

“Finding financial freedom really comes down to 80% psychology and 20% mechanics. So, guess where you should focus your efforts?” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

★ 9 Things To Do to Become a Millionaire by 30

“The only reason to save money is to invest it. Put your saved money into secured, sacred (untouchable) accounts. Never use these accounts for anything, not even an emergency… To this day, at least twice a year, I am broke because I always invest my surpluses into ventures I cannot...