Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 94

Four Pillar Freedom

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

My Favorite Video

Twice a year, villagers in Nepal hang from rope ladders and endure countless bee stings to gather delicious honey hanging from mountainsides.

My Favorite Articles

My wife deserves a $2M McMansion (5AM Joel)

Salary negotiation: make more money, be more valued (Patrick McKenzie)

The golden rule of building wealth (Three Year Experiment)

How my stay-at-home dad helped me dream big (Financial Mechanic)

We live in a 1000-square-foot mansion (The Fioneers)

The disease of more (Mark Manson)

Making the case for paying full price (Collecting Wisdom)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

How Mike and Lauren retired at 30 and 29, respectively. (Afford Anything Podcast)

Visualizing the neighborhoods where housing costs devour budgets (CityLab)

Everything top performers know about getting a promotion (Chris Reining)


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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