Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 114

Four Pillar Freedom


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


My Favorite Video

Henry Diltz recounts his experience as an official photographer at Woodstock. It’s hilarious how unplanned both Diltz’s experience and the festival both were.

My Favorite Articles

How to make work feel like play (RadReads)

What is your rainy day project? (Minafi)

“I don’t think of self-reliance in early retirement as a burden. Certainly it takes energy to plan my own schedule, find my own activities, think about my own personal development, and find my own community. But this is a trade off that I was willing to take in exchange for the freedom of being retired.” (The Dragons on FIRE)

Honest pros and cons of living a nomadic lifestyle (Nomad Numbers)

My Bill Murray approach to working in retirement (Leisure Freak)

Smashing 6 figures of debt & learning from what doesn’t apply to me (She Picks Up Pennies)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

The Most Dangerous Writing App. If you stop typing for more than a few seconds, all your progress will be lost. (The Most Dangerous Writing App)

I really love these minimalist “maps” of cities designed by Peter Gorman (Barely Maps)

Cinta Vidal makes neat 3-D paintings (Cinta Vidal)

Fun fact: The massive hit show The Office was almost cancelled after season one because Michael’s character actually wasn’t very likable or funny. This video shows how the production team tweaked his character in various ways to make the show significantly better. (Video)


Zach

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.

Although the bulk of his net worth is invested in index funds, his favorite place to invest in individual stocks is M1 Finance, a site that allows you to build a custom portfolio of stocks for free.

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.

Zach

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