The REPAYE Loop Hole & 4 REPAYE Hacks

REPAYE Loop Hole

Making the most of your student loan situation is paramount to financial success. For this reason, this is a must read post if you are a medical student, resident, or academic attending. Come check it out as we discuss the REPAYE loop hole and 4 REPAYE hacks that will help you make the most of this great program.

The Week I Paid Off $50,000 in Student Loans

paid off $50,000 in student loans

This article was originally written and submitted for the Business Insider series that highlighted a week of spending for various people.  I think it highlights the debt burden that doctors face and how we have to deal with it to make it go away quickly.  The week that I highlight is an interesting week in … Read more

A Tale of Two Doctors: The First Paycheck

Tale of Two Doctors

You’ve made it to your first attending pay check. Great! Now what? Is it really that important to start investing? Surely I can enjoy the big pay bump. Let this Tale of Two Doctors answer the question “What do I do with my first paycheck”? Come join Dr. Jones and Dr. EFI as they tell their tale.

A Book Review: The Doctor’s Guide to Eliminating Debt

Book review

Little did Dr. Fawcett know, that book would lead him on a journey to pay off all of his debt in less than six years.  This led him to write a guide specific for doctor’s called The Doctor’s Guide to Eliminating Debt.  Today, I’ll review Dr. Fawcett’s book and tell you if I think it’s worth the read.

Can I trust PSLF and What to Do if you Don’t

business decisions

A recent area in physician personal finance that has the same dilemma, which requires the Trust, But Verify method is PSLF (Public Service Loan Forgiveness).  People often ask, “Can I trust PSLF?”  My answer?  Have a back-up plan.
And trust, but verify.  Let’s dig in.

TPP Blogging Manifesto: Part 1 My Background

Manifesto

In recent news, FIRE bloggers have been charged with creating a manifesto to describe their background and means for financial independence and early retirement. In Part 1 of the TPP Blogging Manifesto, I plan to lay out exactly what my financial beginnings looked like. Come step inside my head a bit & get to know me.

TPP Net Worth Update: 6 Months Out

This is my first of (at least) quarterly TPP Net Worth updates. This will help hold me accountable, help provide transparency to my readers, and hopefully provide those coming behind me some proof that financial goals can be achieved in a way to make both the head and the heart happy!

Five Steps to Building Wealth

As I started accumulating financial knowledge through reading books or visiting financial blogs aimed at high-income professionals, I started to learn that debt was something to be destroyed.  It delays building wealth.  I don’t want that to happen to you. So, keep reading to find out more about wealth and how to build it.