The Best from Rockstar Finance for January 20, 2019

Today's Features

The Value of Growing Your Career is Worth Millions More than I Thought

If you can grow your income faster than average (most people) and invest the difference at a reasonable rate over a working lifetime (or even any decent length of time) the difference is amazing and worth millions.

How Much Umbrella Insurance Do I Need?

An umbrella insurance policy typically covers the same things as your home and auto policies, plus a few more, including lawsuits that arise when you're driving abroad or operating rented watercraft, or from alleged libel, slander or defamation of character.

The Benefits of Video Games – What Gaming Taught Me About Finance

I didn’t game every single day, and I was never allowed by my parents to play for more than 1 hour at a time when I was younger, but I still think the video games I played greatly contributed to some of the lessons I learned while growing up.

What Can I Sell to Make Money From Home?

When people ask me what can I sell to make money from home? it’s actually quite a hard question to answer because it depends on you and what you have available. The short answer is: anything and everything!

FIRE: A Cautionary Tale & Advice on How to Do It Right

However, I believe there’s a bit of a leap from generating enough side income to quit a job to the idea of early retirement, and I believe the messaging around it is faulty. So, I find it important to consider alternative views of the FIRE movement. Even if you’re pursuing early retirement, hopefully you still find this discussion fruitful.