After going through bankruptcy as a kid and having a rough introduction to the financial industry that led to my inability to get personal disability insurance to this day, I created a DIY approach to personal finance  and paid off $200,000 in student loans in 19 months and increased my wealth by $250,000 in one year.  

If you want to learn how to do the same, then sign up for the email list below to get updates when each posts come out (or a once weekly email if preferred), and you'll also get access to The Physician Philosopher Debt Destroyer Email Course.


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One of the most important financial moments in a young doctor’s life is the transition between finishing training and their first job. We have discussed what to do with the first attending physician paycheck, avoiding keeping up with the Dr. Jones, and a simplified approach to…

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Recently, my family and I watched the movie “Ralph Breaks the Internet.”  The two main characters, Ralph and Vanellope, are video game characters trying to find a replacement for a broken piece to Vanellope’s outdated racing game.  If they don’t find a replacement, her game will be shut down…

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When should a resident get disability insurance? What do I need to know about disability insurance?  These are two of the most common questions that I get from residents.

Given that a large part of this website is meant to help…

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There are some mile stones that need to be appropriately celebrated.  For the 80% of physicians who graduated with student loan debt, paying those loans off certainly qualifies as such a moment.  Everyone has a different way of tackling their student loans.  Today, I want to outline how we…


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After going through bankruptcy as a kid and having a rough introduction to the financial industry that led to my inability to get personal disability insurance to this day, I created a DIY approach to personal finance  and paid off $200,000 in student loans in 19 months and increased my wealth by $250,000 in one year.  

If you want to learn how to do the same, then sign up for the email list below to get updates when each posts come out (or a once weekly email if preferred), and you'll also get access to The Physician Philosopher Debt Destroyer Email Course.


The Ninth Philosophy: DIY Personal Finance

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The Eighth Philosophy: Intentional Spending

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[Some of the link on this page are affiliate links that help support the charitable mission of this site. Please see my disclosure for more…Read more

Five Causes of Burnout

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Burnout: physical or mental collapse caused by overwork or stress.
The flame that is so strongly lit when applying to medical school commonly dwindles into a slow fade of…Read more

The Seventh Philosophy: The Platonic Creed

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“It is the task of the enlightened not only to ascend to learning and to see the good but…Read more

The Sixth Philosophy: If you fail to plan, you plan to fail

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“If you fail to plan, you plan to fail!”  ~ Benjamin Franklin
One of the biggest keys to success in any financial plan is actually attempting…Read more

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