Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 122

Four Pillar Freedom

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

My Favorite Video

Mike Boyd recorded every second of learning how to do a kickflip on a skateboard. Starting with no prior experience, it took him exactly 5 hours and 47 minutes to land one.

My Favorite Finance Articles

The riddle of the well-paying, pointless job (More To That)

Why I feel filthy f*cking rich (Bitches Get Riches)

Learning to ask (Jason Butler)

Dragging out a college degree is a drag on finances (Real $martica)

The 7-year forecast for stocks and bonds is not pretty. (The Irrelevant Investor)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

The complete guide to Cincinnati coffee shops (Wander Cincinnati)

The CEO of a bulletproof car company sits behind the wheel as employees fire an AK-47 at the car to prove its security. (Video)

A first hand account of what it feels like to swim in sub-zero waters (1843 Magazine)

Photographer Eiji Ohashi has a thing for finding vending machines in odd places (Sapporo Creation)

Wild, but true: Bill Gates gave away $35 billion this year but his net worth still grew by $16 billion (CNBC)


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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