Sunday is for Sharing: Volume 96

Four Pillar Freedom

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

My Favorite Video

Mason Earle attempts to climb an impressive wall of granite known as “Cobra Crack.”

My Favorite Articles

How to teach a curious friend about financial independence (A Purple Life)

How to make passive income (Nat Eliason)

Reader case study: maximize adventure or career? (Clipping Chains)

Keeping up with the Insta-Joneses (Paul Jarvis)

Why I quit my six-figure job and sold everything (I Heart Budgets)

How to save money and crush debt by living in a camper (Collecting Wisdom)

Cool idea: adding life events to your net worth! (Budgets are Sexy)

Miscellaneous Links I Liked

The ultimate productivity hack is saying no (James Clear)

Do you earn enough to afford a house in the largest U.S. metros? (HowMuch)

Data visualizations: which cities have the most families with kids? (CityLab)

Half of Hawaii can barely afford rent (Honolulu Civil Beat)


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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