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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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ultimate student loan debt guide

Student Loans 101: Ultimate Guide to Student Loans

Here's the information a physician needs to manage student loan debt. We're talking private & Fed loans, PSLF, REPAYE, PAYE, refinancing, & how to pay off fast!

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The 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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How Much Money Do Doctors Make A Year? Doctor Salary By Specialty

According to a new survey, the average doctor salary increased in 2021. Here are the figures for how much physicians make in a year.

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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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Driving an Old Car to Save Money. 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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How to Invest in Cryptocurrency

There are actually a surprising number of ways to get your money into the cryptocurrency market. Here are some suggestions.

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Vanguard: Growing Pains or Abandonment of Its Mission?

People have been saying for years that Vanguard has abandoned what made it great in the first place. Are those critics right?

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Investing in Crypto-Assets with Hedge Fund Manager, Dr. Jeff Ross

An interview with Bitcoin enthusiast Jeff Ross, where he discusses why Bitcoin is 'better money' and why he's not concerned about the recent cratering of prices.

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Recognizing Reality

You may not want to live like a resident. You may not want to get a new job. You may not want to buy a small home. But that might be reality.

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Financial Products That Are Even Better Than Vanguard’s

While Vanguard might be one of the best investment companies you can use, it's not right for every situation. Here are some examples.

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Universal Life Insurance for Physicians: Is It Worth It?

Need an insurance policy that provides for your family and offers payment flexibility? Here's what to know about universal life insurance.

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Financial Boot Camp

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Guide For Students

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