The Road To Burnout Helped Me Find My Purpose

The Road To Burnout Helped Me Find My Purpose

We all know the story. The happy and forward looking medical student entering their first year, and the end result of the burned out and depressed doctor at the end. The road to hell is paved with good intentions. How did we get here? This is why I write.

The Real Secret To Financial Success

financial success

It’s like that recurring dream where you can’t move. The harder we run, we just can’t seem to catch up to anyone else. Often times, people in real life can feel this way when it comes to finances, because they don’t know the real secret to financial success. Today’s post should help a lot.

4 Lies About Money That Make You Poor

Lies About Money

There are a lot of reasons why doctors make financial mistakes.  Many of them – that I am going to spend some time disproving today – were caused by lies, myths, and otherwise untrue statements that are told to us.  Today we will dispel four lies about money that are told to physicians, which prevent them from making the right choices.

How Personal Fitness Can Shape Your Personal Finances (and Your Belly)

Personal Finances

I’ve found that the discipline that comes from workout out and regularly exercising spreads to other areas of my life including spiritual, financial, and even work related areas.  Once you learn to be disciplined in one area, its contagious and spreads to others. Today’s post discusses the intersection between personal finance and personal fitness.

How I used the 10% Rule to Increase Our Net Worth $250K in 1 Year

Net Worth

Today is the third installment of the quarterly net worth update, but it is actually a full year out (I wasn’t blogging during the first quarter) from training at this point.  My goal for this time point was to have $100,000 in assets at this point.  Two years out I planned to have a positive net worth.  To find out how I did, keep reading.

Three Ways Being American Causes Financial Failure

American Exceptionalism

Let’s bring you back to my roots as a philosophy major in college.  Everything in philosophy is about “isms.”  Some of them are religious philosophies like Buddhism and Judaism, or pluralism versus monotheism.  Others are political in nature  like communism or fascism.  Today we are going to talk about another “ism” that dramatically impacts our ability to build wealth and achieve early financial independence: American exceptionalism.