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74 yo Male with Expanding Rash

74 yo male, very healthy, comes in for a rash on the left axilla. Was already seen for this one month ago and given topical clotrimazole. the rash has since spread in the axilla. It itches minimally and he has had no blistering or pain in the area. He is here in the urgent care […]

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States With No Income Tax

Saving Money By Moving To Cheaper States Let’s say I decided to move to a state with no income tax. Currently there are 7 states according to Wikipedia: Alaska, Florida, Nevada, South Dakota, Texas, Washington (just 10 miles north of me) and Wyoming. There is New Hampshire and Tennessee as well however these states do tax […]

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Dahon Folding Bike – Vybe

Yes I know, a Dahon folding bike is super sexy and super cool to ride on. But that’s not why I chose this uber masculine form of transportation… and I didn’t do it for the ladies! Ok fine, it’s really not that cool and there is a bit of a stigma attached to folding bikes especially in a […]

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How Student Loans Work

Basic Concept Behind Student Loans And Payment Calculation   Here is a quick overview of student loans. I’m not going to go over all the different loans out there, the variable rates, private vs federal loans etc. I suppose this is an article about how MY student loans are structured. Here is a screenshot from […]

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Riches to Rags On Physician’s Salary

Sometime around 5/2013 I realized that I couldn’t maintain my level of spending. I was in the process of buying a penthouse condo after having sold my first condo just the month before. This unit was $500k with an HOA over $500/mo. I still had a lot of debt in forms of credit cards and […]