November, 2017 Archive

★ What It’s Like Living on $10,000 Per Year

“Have you ever stopped to think about what it would be like for your family to live on less than $10,000?… Our California...

Budgeting, Frugality, Something To Think About

★ How Working One Day a Week Can Be Worth $100,000

“There seems to be an unspoken rule in the F.I.R.E. community that once you quit your day job you’re not allowed to work anymore because that would mean you’re not truly financially independent or “retired”. I’m not sure how this idea came to be, but I think it misses the entire...

★ Who Wants to Be the Next Bald Millionaire?

“We all have our own approach to saving money and personal finance, but there is one personal finance hack that very few people have embraced. This one idea will blow your mind and fatten your wallet.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this...

★ Are You Financially Average?

“Last week we went over 15 great financial goals to hit if you wanted to be ABOVE average in this wacko world of ours, but today I thought it would be fun to see just how close we are to being AVERAGE average compared to others ;) Because why not, right?” Team RockstarBringing you the...

★ I Saved a Ton Moving to One of the World’s Most Expensive Cities

“Taking a leap of faith and making a big change in your life can be a scary time. However, typically what’s scarier is the thought of staying in a situation that is draining on your life, whether it be emotional, financial or otherwise.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money!...

★ The Math is the Easy Part

“If you want to reach financial independence, you have to be different. You can’t spend money on things that don’t feed your soul. And your soul needs to have a reasonable appetite.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article,...

Making Money, Something To Think About

★ Made-Up Metrics

“A dollar is a dollar, however you earn it… neither gains nor loses a cent based on whether you acquired it by thrift or theft, by helping your fellow man or stealing his wallet.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article,...

★ I Did It. I Invested In Death!

“It’s official: the Grim Reaper and I are now partners. However – let me be clear – we have agreed upon a firewall between our respective functions.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money! After you’re done reading this awesome article, head to our forums and come hang...

Budgeting, Kick-ass Ideas

★ Why I Unapologetically Spend Money on Self-Care

“Before I experienced my health problems, I never took self-care seriously. I’ve now learned that prioritizing self-care is absolutely essential, and should be worked into your budget – just like rent, transit and groceries.” Team RockstarBringing you the best of money!...

★ The Original Dirtbag

“The definition of a dirtbag climber is a person with no job and no desire to get one who basically climbs all day, every day. They couch-surf at friends houses, they live in old cars, they camp in public parks, and they dumpster-dive. All to climb. They’re basically homeless people with a...