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Welcome to The White Coat Investor website! We have a lot of fun here while we help each other to avoid doing dumb things with our money. All the information on the site is 100% free to you. There is a ton of information here, and I understand it can be overwhelming to the first timer, so I suggest you start here with this page. Thanks for stopping by and good luck with your finances and your practice!

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Discounts for Health Care Workers — Updated!

Health care workers are our nation's new heroes! Here's a list of companies offering discounts in appreciation for all you do. NEWLY UPDATED!

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physician income

How to Double Your Income as a Primary Care Physician

Here's how top physician earners in typically lower-income specialties are killing it and commanding over 2X+ the average for their specialty.

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A New Reason to Use the Mega Backdoor Roth IRA

Qualify for the new pass-thru business (199A) deduction? You may have a new reason to use the Mega Backdoor Roth IRA for big tax protection.

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12 Reasons California is a Terrible Place For Doctors to Build Wealth

Just how difficult is it for a physician to build wealth while living in California? Here are 12 reasons the economic costs may be too high to call it home.

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Backdoor Roth IRA Ultimate Guide and Tutorial

This Backdoor Roth IRA tutorial takes you step by step through the contribution process including how to fill out IRS Form 8606. We'll show you how to get it done right and avoid mistakes that can cost you time and money.

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17 Ways To Screw Up A Backdoor Roth IRA

I thought the Backdoor Roth IRA was so simple nobody would screw it up. Boy was I wrong.

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3 Financial Lessons From Covid-19

PIMD thought he had it all figured out. In times of crisis, you learn what’s important. Here are three important financial lessons he'd like to share with you.

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generational wealth

You Can’t Make Your Great Grandchildren Rich

Do you dream of passing down wealth to your family for generations to come? Perpetuating wealth across generations is harder than you might think.

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Rick Ferri vs Paul Merriman Pt 2 – Podcast #170

Round two with Rick Ferri & Paul Merriman. A wealth of information on factor investing, gold, low bond returns, Fed policy, preferred stocks, & lots more!

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“Fiduciary” and “Fee-Only” Matter Less Than You Think

Today's guest has three criteria to help you cut through the marketing fluff and find the best financial advisor for reaching your goals.

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Designing Your Portfolio: List of Asset Classes

Are you a DIY investor designing your own portfolio? Here's a comprehensive list of asset classes to consider for your asset allocation.

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How to Overcome Financial Mistakes

Each of us will make our share of financial mistakes. Here's a step-by-step guide to dealing with these mistakes and then letting go.

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The White Coat Investor: A Doctor's Guide To Personal Finance And Investing not only summarizes the most important information on the blog, but also contains material not found on the site at all.
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