Building Wealth

★ 7 Things I Wish I Knew About Financial Progress Before Making Progress

“How many life-altering choices have I made over the last three years because of a desire for personal finance improvement? Three....

Building Wealth, Rich Habits

★ Watching Your Dad Go Through Bankruptcy

“Charlie, the bank called us in today. They are going to liquidate all our assets and shutdown the farm.” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running smoothly, social media accounts active and curation buttery smooth. He also answers to the name...

Building Wealth, Home Ownership, Hustling

★ I Bought Myself A Job After FI

“People in the personal finance community are the type who can’t help making money after trying to ‘stop working’.  It happens.  We are a productive lot.” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running smoothly, social media...

★ Why Good Financial Behavior Isn’t Achievable Until You Believe That It Is

“We can fully understand that saving and investing is essential to building a healthy retirement income, but if we don’t believe that we can afford to spend less and save more in the first place, knowledge about the benefits of saving and investing may not influence our actual...

Building Wealth, Kick-ass Ideas

★ Dear Kids, Check Out These Millennial Bloggers. Love, Mom

“Find those with a writing voice you like, a career path or other demographic you match, an investment goal you share, or an informative and inspiring website that draws you back for more. Hear their perspectives, which dad and I can’t provide. Talented writers are sharing experiences that...

Building Wealth, Rich Habits

★ Becoming Successful Means Saying No to the Wrong Money

“Wrong money is abundant. It’s everywhere. Ironically, it becomes especially abundant when you finally start to take a few steps towards that which matters most.” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running smoothly, social media accounts...

★ Here’s How Income During Retirement Blows the 4% Rule Out of the Water

“How does active income during retirement impact when you can retire and how much you actually need to retire? Let’s run through the numbers…” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running smoothly, social media accounts active and curation...

Building Wealth, Rich Habits

★ It’s Not All About The Money

“Going from broke to wealthy requires earning and saving money no doubt. But it also requires a certain mindset and particular courses of action to increase financial health.” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running smoothly, social media...

★ How to Face the Dark Sides of FIRE

“While there are many incredible benefits and advantages to FIRE, there are some dark sides to FIRE which need to be faced and navigated.” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running smoothly, social media accounts active and curation buttery...

★ Don’t Get Sucked Into Valentine’s Day Consumerism!

“Why, do we, as a society, feel the need to spend so much on Valentine’s Day?  Isn’t Valentine’s Day supposed to be the ‘day of romance’? When did it become about spending money?” Steve A.Steve handles the operational side of Rockstar by keeping the systems running...