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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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2022 Retirement Plan Contribution Limits

The contribution limits for 401(k)s, 403(b)s, 457(b)s, TSPs, IRAs, FSAs, and HSAs will change for 2022. Here's what you need to know.

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Drive a Beater….Get Rich

Many Americans aren't rich because of what car they drive. Don't be like them. You aren't what you drive!

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Are Doctors Millionaires? The Truth About The Average Doctor Net Worth.

Too many docs never build significant wealth despite their high incomes. Make plans now to ensure you aren't in that category when you retire.

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Best Investment Portfolios – 150 Portfolios Better Than Yours

A good investment portfolio is broadly diversified, low-cost, passively managed, rebalanced, and consistent with its owner's risk tolerance.

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How to Do a Backdoor Roth IRA [Ultimate Guide & Tutorial]

This Backdoor Roth IRA tutorial takes you step-by-step through the contribution process including Form 8606, tax implications, common mistakes, and lots more.

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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. Here's how to get it right and make contributions a simple task.

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Spousal IRA — What You Need to Know

There is plenty of confusion about spousal IRAs and how to use them. Let's go through them step by step and see if they make sense for you.

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Discounts for Healthcare Workers in 2021

Here's a list of companies offering discounts to healthcare workers in appreciation for all you do. NEWLY UPDATED for the 2021 holidays!

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2021 Financial Book Reviews – Podcast #238

As we move on with Continuing Financial Education week here at WCI, we review tons of financial books. Also answering readers questions about vetting professionals for lectures and using losses for a side business to help offset taxable income.

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Best Financial Books for Doctors

What are the most unbiased, accurate, high-yielding, current, and entertaining financial books for doctors and other high income professionals? Here you go!

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The Hands-Off Investor Book Review

The Hands-Off Investor is the most important book I read this year. If you want to learn about passive real estate investing, check it out.

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It’s Continuing Financial Education Week!

Once a year, we dedicate an entire week of content to helping you to become financially literate. This is that week.

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