Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 139

Four Pillar Freedom

Sunday is for Sharing features my favorite links from the past week.

My Favorite Video

Dressed like a 1950’s train driver, Beau Miles re-traces an old rail line in his hometown by foot.

My Favorite Finance Articles

Money or Wealth (Nat Eliason)

How important is work? (Scott Young)

I (sort of) quit my job (Clipping Chains)

Vicki Robin on the ABCs of Wealth (Triple Bottom Line FI)

One portfolio risk to rule them all (Movement Capital)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

Anna Calcaterra made an alternate map of the Americas and I love everything about it (Twitter)

Try to spend all of Bill Gate’s Money (

Russian artist Nastasya Shuljak makes cute little creatures out of felted wool (Instagram)

Test your relationship by traveling (Cosette Eliason)


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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