Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 141

Four Pillar Freedom


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


My Favorite Video

A two-minute video that puts presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg’s net worth in perspective.

My Favorite Finance Articles

An interview I did earlier this week with The Fioneers explaining my decision to quit my job as a data scientist to pursue entrepreneurship (The Fioneers)

Visualizing saving trends in the United States (Deloitte Insights)

Why the wealthy often don’t feel rich (Humble Dollar)

Why frugality, minimalism, and environmentalism naturally go hand-in-hand (Frugalwoods)

Some excellent insights regarding the impact that the coronavirus is currently having on global stock markets (Mr. Tako Escapes)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

The top ten behavioral biases, illustrated (RPSeawright)

3 ways to write better (The Minimalists)

What to do when you’ve done your best but don’t succeed (Seth Godin)

A collection of beautiful Miami Beach lifeguard towers (William Lane)

Underwater hockey is the most interesting sport that I never knew existed (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.

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.

Zach

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