Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 72

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

The Bear and Wolf Discovery Center in Montana uses large grizzlies to test bear-resistant products. If the bears are unable to break into a cooler or trashcan in one hour, they get the grizzly seal of approval.

My Favorite Articles

The Winning Ticket to Financial Freedom Isn’t a Game of Chance (Portfolio Charts)

30 Lessons on Life, Money, and Happiness Learned at My 30th College Reunion (The Atlantic)

10 Reasons I Regret My Big Dumb House (Side Hustle Scrubs)

Why I Moved Back Home (Stupid Young Money)

Everything I Know About Minimalism I Learned from the Zombie Apocalypse (Bitches Get Riches)

The world is much better; The world is awful; The world can be much better (Our World in Data)

 Peter Lynch on Market History (Novel Investor)

U.S. Household Income Brackets and Percentiles in 2018 (DQYDJ)

Our $160 Monthly Food Bill (Rethink the Rat Race)

My Favorite Podcast Episode

Building the Habits Necessary to Succeed as a Founder of a Business (Indie Hackers)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

I sent fakes of myself to be on TV around the world (Video)

Growing up in a house full of books is major boost to literacy and numeracy, study finds (The Guardian)


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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