Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 125

Four Pillar Freedom

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

My Favorite Video

Before the days of photography, fishermen in Japan would immortalize their big catch with gyotaku, or fish prints. Today, Naoki Hayashi, is continuing the practice in Hawaii by painting freshly caught fish with non-toxic paint, then pressing them onto paper.

My Favorite Finance Articles

Does the perfect job exist? (RadReads)

Who you are is NOT defined by what you do (Slowly Sipping Coffee)

Is it ever a good idea to work for free? (Money the Wright Way)

Are you checking your portfolio too often? (Investment Master Class)

Visualizing the growth of an investment in the 10 hottest stocks since 2000 (HowMuch)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

A fun interactive site that shows the size of various objects in space. (Neal)

How likely are you to die doing what you love? Here’s one way to look at it, based on mortality rate per participation hour. (Chess In The Air)

A 70-foot long section of sidewalk is now paved with yellow bricks to mark the former home of Frank Baum, author of “The Wizard of Oz.” (Colossal)

Visualizing the evolution of the tiny home movement (Visual Capitalist)

Marathon tips from my friend Syd (Semi-Rad)


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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