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Partial FIRE: The solution to your problems?

Partial FIRE: The solution to your problems?

There has been a lot of focus on FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early), but I am here to tell you that you can experience a lot of the benefit of FIRE before you get there. In fact, I’d argue FIRE can be detrimental to your life, and that partial FIRE could prove to be a better solution…it just might solve your problems.

Choose FI over FIRE

Choose FI over FIRE

FIRE is all the rage lately, but I often feel like it can prove unhealthy – particularly for those of us early in our careers. Come see why I think you should choose FI over FIRE.

5 tax benefits of investing in a syndication

5 tax benefits of investing in a syndication

Ah, tax season – the time of year almost no one enjoys. For doctors, it’s the time of year to realize just how much of their incomes are being given to their silent partner: good old Uncle Sam.

Why does the stock market go up?

Why does the stock market go up?

We go back to basics in this week’s Saturday Selection. The White Coat Investor shares foundational knowledge about the stock market to help grow your financial literacy.

Why are doctors burning out? And 3 ways FI can save them

Why are doctors burning out? And 3 ways FI can save them

Burnout has been a problem looming over the practice of medicine. It has many causes. We will discuss some of those causes and how financial independence directly counteracts some of them. This post ties in exactly why I see wealth and wellness as one big picture.

The Hospital Will Not Love You Back

The Hospital Will Not Love You Back

Have you ever felt resentful towards your job? Sick of the constant requirements, administrative tasks, and lack of autonomy? You might be feeling bitter, and Vagabond MD has written a guest post to help you figure it out.

Burnout and Your Mindset

Burnout and Your Mindset

Burnout is a big problem that doctors face. Dr. Jordan Frey shares his experience with burnout in today’s guest post.

Choose to be rich

Choose to be rich

Given your high income, becoming wealthy is really a choice. Once you choose, it’s no longer a matter of IF you become rich, but WHEN.