October, 2017 Archive

★ How to Prevent a Halloween Horror Story

“Spend a few minutes on YouTube learning how to do crappy card tricks, and when they come up and say trick-or-treat, let them know...

★ 5 Things I Learned From Starting a Business at Age Nine

“When I was nine years old, I never dreamed that the small, quarter vending machine I owned would turn me into a small business owner and a college graduate… I owned 15 quarter vending machines by the time I left high school.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After...

★ The Most Powerful Factor in Creating a Mini-Retirement

“If money were no object for the next year but my life returned to normal afterward, how would I spend my time over that year?” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

★ Lessons From Failed Savings Goals Three Years in a Row

“Managing my personal finances was supposed to be my thing, yet here I was failing to implement the habits and routines that I KNEW would help me. So, how did I finally, “snap” out of it? The answer was, by, truly giving a damn.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After...

★ Do What You Hate to Do What You Love

“Doing what you love is one of the worst pieces of career advice because doing what you love doesn’t pay the bills. A job pays the bills.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

Minimalism, Something To Think About

★ If You Own One Thing, Let It Be This

“Three practices that are essential for the quest are solitude, boundaries and connection. Master these and you master yourself.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

Early Retirement, Most Popular

★ What My Wife Thinks of My Early Retirement

“So getting towards the end of my first year of early retirement, I wonder what Sally thinks. Does she agree with my “absolute bliss” thinking, or does she have some different views? Let’s find out.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done...

Frugality, Saving Money

★ Frugal Entertainment Haiku

“Here are 9 haiku for your frugal reading entertainment. Don’t worry… none are about maggots.” 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...

Something To Think About

★ The Unfathomable Power of Amor Fati

“If the event must occur, Amor fati (a love of fate) is the response. No looking backwards. Sideways. Only forward with a smile.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang out :)...

★ The Twelve Pillars to Reaching FIRE

“Without a mortgage, I felt emboldened to dive into new roles at work that I was terrified to take. Here’s the crazy part – I excelled. I had no fear, so I implemented changes to the job that I thought were necessary.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re...