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Financial Freedom for Physicians

More than ever I want to insist on the importance of finance freedom for physicians. FF is a term I first came across from a personal finance guru by the name of Joshua Sheats. Time and time again, financial freedom is what’s allowed me to have more career options in medicine. I always assumed that […]

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Thriving During This Crisis

What’s up y’all! Hope everyone is doing okay. I know how most of you feel, since I’m actually seeing patients in a clinic. A clinic without enough masks, where we’re still seeing 80-yo patients for blood pressure checks. I know many of you are emotionally exhausted by the news and worried about your own health, […]

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Transitioning from Income Earner to Investor

At some point in our lives we’ll be earning the majority of our income from our investments, not from our jobs. For most this will be in the 6th or 7th decade of life. You go from earning $140/hour seeing patients to earning nearly $1,000/hour managing your investments. Hourly Rate of Income A portfolio which […]

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I Bought More Stocks

It’s February 2020 and the market has been supposedly responding to news about the coronavirus. Stocks are down, bonds are up. But, the sun is still out, I’m still retired, and my morning cup of coffee is still delicious. I feel so deliciously human for sharing my morning cup of coffee with the rest of […]

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Missing Out on Investment Returns

2009 until now, 2020, it’s been an impressive decade for investment returns. We recovered from a crash in 2009 and have seen impressive returns ever since. But not all of us profited – many of us missed out on these investment returns. I had just finished residency in 2009 and had a decent chunk in […]