March, 2017 Archive

★ My 18 Financial Tenets

“When you learn something new, write it down. Explain why you believe what you believe. And as you gain more experience, don’t be...

★ Retirement Predictions Gone Wrong

“Most people are grossly over-estimating how much they would need to retire happy and comfortably… and either give up saving entirely or will work far beyond an age that they need to.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome...

Budgeting, Something To Think About

★ Man Goes on Spending Spree, No One Hurt

“A naive consumer might imagine that the spending-free days would have been days of deprivation and suffering. Or that the days with spending would be happier than the days without. This is, of course, bullshit.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done...

★ Rockstar Book Review: “Scarcity”

This is part of our Rockstar Book Review series. Be sure to check out all previous books we’ve covered! “Scarcity: Why Having Too Little Means So Much” by Sendhil Mullainathan and Eldar Shafir Who it’s for: I would recommend this book for anyone who wants to understand the...

Blog, Building Wealth, General Finance

★ 38 Money Tips from the Rockstar Community

When no one talks about money, everyone sucks at it. When everyone sucks at money, no one wants to talk about it. And when people do talk about money, everyone gets better at it. When everyone is better with their money, they are more likely to talk about it. It’s either a problem that feeds...

★ The Best ROI

“Looking back at myself at 19 years old and $50k in debt, the only difference between me and the average is I read about 500 books. 500 books created a $272,649 difference. Or about $545 dollars a book read.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading...

★ When You End Up Paying for Your Parents’ Financial Mistakes

“The only person you can change is yourself. If you break the cycle in your own family, you’ve won. Even if you have to pay for your parents’ financial mistakes, your children won’t have to pay for yours.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done...

Hustling, Rich Habits

★ Rich Habit #17: Not Fearing Risk

This is part of our Rich Habits series, by best-selling author Tom Corley. Be sure to check out all previous habits we’ve covered! Successful people are risk-takers. They take risks that make most others cower in fear. You cannot possibly succeed without taking risk. But the risk I am referring...

★ 4 Things That Happen When You Track Your Net Worth

“If you have anxiety about your money, it’s probably because you haven’t sat down to figure out exactly where you are… Play some good music, maybe pour yourself a glass of wine, sit down on the same date of the month and get honest with your money.” Team RockstarBringing you...

Frugality, Kick-ass Ideas, Saving Money

★ My $17.89 Cell Phone Bill

“Readers tell me frequently that they’re barely getting by. At the same time, they let me know that they spend $60 or even $100 per month on their phone bill. It doesn’t have to be this way.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this...