Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 89

Four Pillar Freedom

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

My Favorite Video

A three minute video that illustrates the complexity and richness of culture in Tokyo, Japan.

My Favorite Articles

Creating an identity bridge for early retirement (Minafi)

An interactive career database with salaries and employment numbers (Financial Toolbelt)

Building profitable websites to speed up the journey to financial independence (Collecting Wisdom)

How I paid off $30,000 of debt last year (Debts to Riches)

How to conduct a money review with your significant other (RadReads)

Reader question: should I coast FI? (Stop Ironing Shirts)

Is buying a home a sucker’s bet? (Money Maven)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

Endure long enough to get noticed (Nathan Barry)

How I finally stopped procrastinating (Accelerated FI)

Visualizing the difference between real life names and movie names (Mary Zam)

Frequent flier rewards we’d actually like (Semi-rad)

Visualizing 200 years of U.S. population density (Visual Capitalist)


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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