Sunday is for Sharing is a weekly roundup of my favorite articles, videos, and podcasts I read, viewed, and listened to over the past week.
My Favorite Video
A two-minute explanation of how fire ants avoid traffic jams.
My Favorite Articles
To Be Successful Sooner, Unlearn What You Think You Know (Camp FIRE Finance)
Consumerism Is the Original Virtue Signaling (The Minimalists)
Watch What People Do, Not What They Say (A Wealth of Common Sense)
School quality might not be the biggest influence on economic mobility (CityLab)
Focus Less on Net Income and More on Net Time (Physician on FIRE)
My Favorite Podcast Episode
Giving yourself permission to chase curiosities with Adam Nubern (RV Entrepreneur Podcast)
Miscellaneous Links I Liked
24 incredible photos of sinkholes (The Atlantic)
The power of reading memoirs (Feld Thoughts)
The math that explains why NFL teams should pass more (FiveThirtyEight)
Zach is the author behind Four Pillar Freedom, a blog that teaches you how to build wealth and gain freedom in life.
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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.
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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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