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Millionaire by 40

I’ve been rereading the The White Coat Investor: A Doctor’s Guide to Personal Finance and Investing, the first book by James Dahle of The White Coat Investor fame. This is that book that launched my interest in and understanding of physician personal finance, a sub-specialized niche that is not captured

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December 2019 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – December 2019 + Bonus: 2020 Financial Goals

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. December was a successful a capstone on my first calendar year out of training

Dr PayItBack 2010-2019 Decade in Review

The 2010s have been a long and varied decade for the PayItBack household. A masters in education, a medical degree, two medical training programs, two board certifications, a marriage, two children, six countries visited, six residences lived in. And a net worth decline of $95,000. Not bad for the longest

November 2019 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – November 2019

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. November was a month full of friends and family, and a promising hint of

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It’s Hard

I am blessed beyond all reason to have a modest collection of friends that I have known for decades; no small feat considering I am only in my early thirties. Once a year, after Thanksgiving, we coalesce from across the country to share food, drinks, and stories. It’s like an

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