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So what does that look like?

I’m a doctor in my first years out of training, trying to tackle a quarter million in debt and ‘get it right’ in all things personal finance. 

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December Net Worth Trend

Welcome to another Dr. PayItBack monthly checkup! I use this space to remain accountable to our expenses and goals, track net worth and debt, and muse on what was done well and what can be improved. I’ve already done a 2020 retrospective post to close out the year, so my

Live Like a Resident: Financial Progress in 2020

This month marks the end of my first full calendar year as an attending. I did a retrospective post not too terribly long ago reviewing my first 12 months in this job, but I thought it would be interesting to carve things out for Jan-Dec, especially as 2020 has been

The Year That Wasn’t

I knew from the start that 2020 was going to be a good year. I had finished my first few months of attendinghood, and I was finally starting to get into a rhythm. My schedule was full, I was confident in procedures, and I was getting excellent feedback from my

November 2020 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – November 2020

Welcome to another Dr. PayItBack monthly checkup! I use this space to remain accountable to our expenses and goals, track net worth and debt, and muse on what was done well and what can be improved. Thanksgiving is behind us and the holiday season is ahead. COVID cases continue to

October 2020 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – October 2020

Welcome to another Dr. PayItBack monthly checkup! I use this space to remain accountable to our expenses and goals, track net worth and debt, and muse on what was done well and what can be improved. Despite the ongoing pandemic ‘thing’, October managed to be a super fun month for

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