Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 67

Four Pillar Freedom

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

Lena, at 88 years old, lives alone in a small cabin deep in the Alaskan wilderness. Although she is struggling to walk and is losing her voice, she manages to find happiness in her own unique way.

My Favorite Articles

Different Kinds of Smart (Morgan Housel)

Visualizing the decline of extreme poverty (Visual Capitalist)

Why real investors don’t need the market to build wealth (Mr. Tako Escapes)

Timing the Market and Risk Management are Two Different Concepts (The Mastermind Within)

The art of waiting (Early Retirement Extreme)

My Favorite Podcast Episodes

Derek Sivers on developing confidence, finding happiness, and saying “no” to millions (Tim Ferriss Show)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

An interactive timeline of earth (dubly)

How to grow a forest in your backyard (Video)

A tiny house tour in Iceland (Video)

LEGO wheelchair gives injured turtle a second chance (Mental Floss)



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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2 Replies to “Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 67”

    1. Happy to share it, Erik! Stumbled across it after our brief conversation about the topic in person haha. Looking forward to watching your site grow as well!

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