Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 78

Four Pillar Freedom

Sunday is for Sharing is a weekly roundup of my favorite links from the past week.

My Favorite Video

Two minutes of breathtaking footage in Iceland.

My Favorite Articles

Why We Plan to Downsize From 1,000 Square Feet (Financial Mechanic)

Walk fucking everywhere and crush your transportation costs (CityFrugal)

Life is About Finding Fulfilling Work, Not Saving Up Enough Money to Never Work Again (Collecting Wisdom)

How to Save Thousands of Dollars By Asking One Simple Question (Frugal Asian Finance)

How Pursuing FIRE Has Changed How I Act at Work (A Purple Life)

To RE or not to RE, That is the Question (FI Ideas)

The True Cost of Homeownership is Higher Than You Think (Wealthy Nickel)

How to Make Money on Medium (This Online World)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

Finding pleasure in the mundane aspects of life is true happiness (Raptitude)

What Straight-A Students Get Wrong (NY Times)

How to overcome the scarcity mindset (RAD Reads)

On Blogs in the Social Media Age (Cal Newport)


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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5 Replies to “Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 78”

  1. I agree. Life is about finding fulfillment, meaning , love , and connection, and finding something bigger than us. It’s not about pursuing something artificial. We are all one community of the world , and everyone of us here is to contribute.

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