Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 68

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

“Other than traffic, California is a beautiful place.”

My Favorite Articles

What everybody is getting wrong about FIRE (Mr. Money Mustache)

Should I leave an amazing job for considerably more money? (Reddit discussion)

“None of this is about retiring” (Vicki Robin)

Housing is overrated as a financial investment (Alex Tabarrok)

How I create new ideas and fail quickly (Travis Peterson)

An artist’s job is to create masterpieces. Period. (Ryan Holiday)

My Favorite Podcast Episodes

How Sandy Lerner built Cisco Systems, Urban Decay, and several other companies (How I Built This)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

How to have a good conversation (Marginal Revolution)

Visualizing the percentage of people who have access to electricity by country (Reddit)

Visualizing the average yard size by state (HomeAdvisor)


 

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.

Although the bulk of his net worth is invested in index funds, his favorite place to invest in individual stocks is M1 Finance, a site that allows you to build a custom portfolio of stocks for free.

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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