April, 2016 Archive

★ A Brief History of the Value of Time

“I think I’ve been aware that spare time is important at all stages throughout my life, but as money took over as the main currency...

★ Would You Take a $7,600 Pay Cut for Better Work-Life Balance?

“I’m not afraid of being a hard worker, but if I’m working hard I want it to be efficient. I want to make as much money as I can in the least amount of time possible… and it’s completely achievable and desirable for millennials.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money!...

★ The Longest Two Weeks in the World

“I’m working hard on finding more ways to detach, to be less focused on these paychecks, to stop wishing my life forward into the future… once those two weeks are gone, I won’t be able to get them back again.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re...

★ 4 Men with 4 Very Different Incomes

“4 men with 4 very different incomes open up about the lives they can afford. From a father on the poverty line to a CEO millionaire.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

Frugality, Kick-ass Ideas

★ 101+ Restaurants with Free Food on Your Birthday

“We all know that restaurants will give us free stuff on our birthday – but who gives the BEST free stuff? We list 101+ places that will give you something good to eat on your birthday.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article,...

★ 30 Days, 3 Seconds

“I’ve decided to try a 30-day experiment where I simply take 3 seconds following every purchase to notice… I’ve set up text reminders with my credit union so that every time I swipe my debit card I’ll get a text for the amount I just spent, and I’ll read that text.” Team...

Minimalism, Something To Think About

★ Why Everything You Own is Garbage

“I try to remember this as I buy things. I keep this in mind as I take inventory of my current possessions… Stuff doesn’t matter. People matter.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang...

Frugality, Kick-ass Ideas, Saving Money

★ How Drinking Water Saved Me More Than I Expected

“I expected this simple move would save me some significant money and I hoped that it would have some positive health impacts as well. I have lost a little weight while doing this which I mostly attribute to the beverage changes, but, for me, the interesting changes happened with regards to...

★ 9 Signs You’ll Never Be Rich

“Saving is crucial to building wealth, but you don’t want to focus so much on saving that you start neglecting earning, which is what rich people focus on…stop worrying about running out of money and focus on how to make more.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money!...

★ Budgets Should Be Viewed as a Circle, Not a List

“What you’re really trying to accomplish through the circle budget is flexibility. In a pie chart, the pieces can always be moved around within the whole… Doing whatever you can to promote flexibility in your finances is how you’re going to reach your seemingly rigid goals.”...