Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 107

Four Pillar Freedom

Sunday is for Sharing is a weekly roundup of my favorite links from the past week.

My Favorite Video

Mark Rober built a robot that can perfectly skip rocks on a lake.

My Favorite Articles

This is what death cleaning taught me about life (Becoming Minimalist)

We’re officially FI/RE’d (Live Your Wage)

Why you should pursue F.I. even if you don’t want to retire early (The Fioneers)

The seven core principles taught in Rich Dad Poor Dad (Collecting Wisdom)

“The difference between a $20k used car and a $40k new car over six years of borrowing at 4% interest is more than $300/month in savings.” (A Wealth of Common Sense)

Services and products that give you more free time offer a significant mood boost. (Inc.)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

It could be worse (Semi-Rad)

If you feel like you need a break, take one (Darius Foroux)

11 years of top-selling book covers, arranged by visual similarity (The Pudding)

The more often you try, the more likely you are to succeed. (Swizec Teller)


Zach is the author behind Four Pillar Freedom, a blog that teaches you how to build wealth and gain freedom in life.

Zach's favorite free financial tool he's been using since 2015 to manage his net worth is Personal Capital. Each month he uses their free Investment Checkup tool and Retirement Planner to track his investments and ensure that he's on the fast track to financial freedom.

His favorite investment platform is M1 Finance, a site that allows him to build a custom portfolio of stocks for free, has no trading or maintenance fees, and even allows him to set up automated target-allocated investments.

His favorite way to save money each month on his recurring bills is by using Trim, a free financial app that negotiates lower cable, internet, and phone bills with any provider on your behalf.

His favorite micro-investing app is Acorns, a free financial app that takes just 5 minutes to set up and allows you to invest your spare change in a diversified portfolio.

His favorite place to find new personal finance articles to read is Collecting Wisdom, a site that collects the best personal finance articles floating around the web on a daily basis.


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