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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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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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tax loss harvest

How to Tax-Loss Harvest – Step by Step Guide

Let the government share in your investment losses. Here is a step-by-step guide to tax-loss harvesting so you can take advantage of market downturns.

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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

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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bear market

6 Things to Do in a Bear Market

Every bear market is unique, but those who were investing in 2008 have seen this before. Proper behavior is essential to long-term success.

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bruce lee philosophy

Apply Bruce Lee Principles to Your Financial Education

Using Bruce Lee's fighting principles to reflect on what it takes to achieve financial freedom, you're bound to learn how to apply them to your journey.

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The Student Loan Holiday Has Been Extended Again (and Maybe Forever)?

Student loan payments have been extended again for the eighth time. Will this student loan holiday last forever?

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autism physician

White and Black: Being an Autistic Doctor

In the Spanish language, we say white and black instead of black and white. It’s the same thing. Or is it? How we talk about the world affects how we think about the world.

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public reits

The Case Against Using Public REITs for Portfolio Diversification

Are you thinking about adding public REITs to your portfolio? Here are six reasons why you should think twice.

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Discounts for Doctors and Healthcare Workers in 2022

Here's a list of companies offering discounts to healthcare workers in appreciation for all you do. NEWLY UPDATED for the 2022 holidays!

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Thankful on Thanksgiving

We're giving thanks on this Thanksgiving day, and listeners call in to tell us what makes them grateful. Also, interviews with Andrew Paulson and WCICON speaker Dr. Stacy Taniguchi.

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The White Coat Investor

A Doctor's Guide To Personal Finance And Investing

Financial Boot Camp

Financial Boot Camp

Guide For Students

Guide For Students