Personal Finance

I’m Losing The Battle

I recently had the opportunity to speak to a large group of emergency physicians. I do this periodically and really enjoy it, especially when it can be combined with me getting some CME and getting so...

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Relative Frugality

I have a confession to make. I'm not frugal. I used to be. In fact, I was pretty frugal for a good portion of my life. Maybe I still am in the view of many physicians, since I drive a 13 year old car...

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Loosening the Purse Strings

[Founder's Note: Those who are familiar with our financial journey are aware that my wife and I decided to forgo spending a great deal of our income in our first few years out of residency in order to...

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hobbies that make money

A Hobby That Pays Off

[Editor's Note: This post originally published as one of my regular columns at It deals with hobbies, and suggests a profitable hobby that I think many physicians may find worthwhile to pic...

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