Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 93

Four Pillar Freedom


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


My Favorite Video

It turns out that you must take a combination of trains, planes, and ferries to reach the restaurant that serves some of the best ramen in all of Japan.

My Favorite Articles

A retirement “number” can be used as a framework, but don’t let it cause stress and aggravation (Money Maven)

Living small doesn’t mean living less. (Humble Dollar)

How to move beyond inspiration and actually take action (Collecting Wisdom)

7 lessons and 2 mistakes from my first 3 months of early retirement (Minafi)

Two paths to doubling your income (Apathy Ends)

The 4 kinds of side businesses you can start (Justin Mares)

The barbell strategy for buying quality stuff (The Deep Dish)

Compounding: perfect in every way (The Real Wealth Farmer)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

Mapping the cheapest flights to everywhere, based on your location (Great Escape)

Morning rituals for the reasonably productive and moderately successful (Semi-Rad)

You enjoy what you consume. (Ryan Kulp)

It’s almost impossible to reach everyone. (Seth Godin)


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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