Stars Edge Redux
You are one of Terra’s businessmen, devoted to the principle of “doing good by doing well.” You travel the galaxy looking for new business opportunities, and incidentally extending Terran influence deep into Imperial space.
Comfortable 10 and a total of 30 points selected from Allies [variable], Business Acumen [10/level], Charisma [5/level], Claim to Hospitality (Business allies) [variable], Contact Group [variable], Contacts [variable], Fashion Sense 5, Favor [variable], Independent Income [1 to 20], Intuition 15, Languages [variable], Luck [variable], Mathematical Ability [10/level], Merchant Rank [5/level], Patron (Corporation) [variable], positive Reputation [variable], above-average Status [5/level], or more Wealth [variable].
A total of -30 points selected from Bully [-10*], Callous [-5], Code of Honor (Professional) [-5], Compulsive Behavior [variable], Dependents [variable], Enemy (Business rival) [variable], Gluttony [-5*], Greed [-15*], Jealousy [-10], Low Pain Threshold [-10], Miserliness [-10*], Obsession [-5* or -10*], Overconfidence [-5*], Phobias [variable], negative Reputation [variable], Secret [-5 to -30], Selfish [-5*], Space Sickness [-10], Stubbornness [-5*], Unfit [-5 or -15], Unluckiness [-10], Workaholic [-5], or Xenophilia [-10*].
Merchant (A) IQ+1 4-13.
Accounting (H) IQ-1 2-11; Administration (A) IQ 2-12; Fast-Talk (A) IQ 2-12; Leadership (A) IQ 2-12; and any three of Current Affairs (any) (E) IQ+1 2-13, Politics (A) IQ 2-12, or Diplomacy, Economics, Finance, Law (any), or Market Analysis, all (H) IQ-1 2-11.