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Month: April 2019
It’s that time of the month again! Join in as I curate some of the best content out there. It is called a checkout, because you are supposed to read the posts I share. Now, come do your job! (Please!)
People often email me to ask how they should get their spouse or partner on the same page financially. Believe it or not, I tell them that talking about numbers and money is unhelpful to accomplish this. Join along as we discuss the real way to have fruitful conversations about personal finance.
Getting started is sometimes the toughest part about investing. How do we pick the right asset allocation? What IS the right asset allocation? Behavioral Finance has something to teach us about why limiting our choices, and making things simple, is often the best way to figure it all out.
In this WCI Saturday Selection, WCI walks us through how to spend less time on money so that we can spend more time on things we really enjoy. Who doesn’t love the sound of that?!?
Have you ever wondered whether you could afford a monthly payment on something? Maybe a car, house, or private school payments? I would argue that people asking this question are losing the forest for the trees. And we all do it. This post is here to remind us that there is a better way to think about money, and to tell you how to find the right mindset.
The aviation industry learned its hard lesson in the 70s. Medicine is now taking its turn. Like a plane that is crashing and burning, we need an escape hatch. Is financial independence the solution?
The biggest moment of this blog happens today. The Physician Philosopher blog has joined the White Coat Investor network. If you are a first time reader, welcome. If you are a long-time reader, read more to find out what you can expect. Come find out how it all went down!
We all know the experience. We are working hard, sometimes without even realizing how much work is being put in. As we diligently take care of our task, we are immersed. At some point, our concentration is broken (maybe because the task is done), and we realize that hours have passed. You have just found the “flow,” and I am here to tell you that it might be the most important goal we should have.
Every blogger needs to be open and honest about how their blog earns money. We owe that to the readers who consume much of our content for free. It’s just like a conflict of interest disclosure at the beginning of a talk. Well, here is mine for The Physician Philosopher blog…
Politicians, media, and advertisers use the framing effect every day to their advantage. Without you even knowing it. I am here to tell you that the bias imposed by the framing effect has a major impact on your financial decisions, too. Come learn how to stop doing dumb things with your money in the first post of the behavioral finance series (BFS #1).
I've written about physician burnout since The Physician...