PoE and Torchlight 2 are what Diablo 3 should have been. I happen to like PoE better than TL2 because PoE has more depth. I did spend $10 to get more stash space, but the other eye candy I don't care too much for. Its effectively an awesome game for $10!
I'm 2 years in this Help Desk job and the amount learned is quite invaluable to me. 2 reasons : there were other tasks involved like light server administration tasks, and secondly, I was proactive about learning new things.