Sunday is for Sharing is a weekly roundup of my favorite links from the past week.
My Favorite Video
“On paper we’d come in search of the biggest ski lines of our lives. But the reality was that we simply had come to celebrate friendship. To withdraw into the wild, to remove distractions and cell service and emails, and to invest purposeful time into being together. I guess that’s the real meaning of a bachelor party.”
My Favorite Articles
Building a vision of life without work (Living a FI)
“On a personal level, the money I made from my side hustles, where I had control, was worth more than the money I made as a big shot lawyer.” (Financial Panther)
“There are never enough great songs. There are never enough great books. There are never enough great companies. Let’s make stuff.” (Adam Keesling)
You can rebalance your life just like you rebalance your portfolio (All About Your Benjamins)
Visualizing how much money Americans spend on commutes (HowMuch)
Miscellaneous Links I Liked
“I’m pretty sure that the blog would still have an impact if I missed a day here or there, but once a commitment is made to a streak, the question shifts from, should I blog tomorrow, to, what will tomorrow’s blog say?” (Seth Godin)
Stories I’ve made up about my rescue dog’s past life (Semi-rad)
Using data visualization to rank the best fast food burgers (Flowing Data)
This Venice-based graffiti artist makes incredible sculptures in public (Peeta EAD)
A cool map that shows all of the fiber optic cables running underwater throughout the world that support the infrastructure of the internet (Submarine Cable Map)
Zach is the author behind Four Pillar Freedom, a blog that teaches you how to build wealth and gain freedom in life.
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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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