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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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About a year and a half ago, before the COVID times, I posted a back-of-the-envelope look into my chances of becoming a millionaire by my 40th birthday. This was just a fun thought exercise based on one of the sections of the first White Coat Investor book, and I concluded

April 2021 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – April 2021

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. At the risk of jinxing it, I’m going to say that the past month

March 2021 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – March 2021

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. “Spring is here, spring is here, life is skittles and life is beer!” The

Book Review – The Simple Path to Wealth

Today I’m going to share my thoughts on one of the FIRE community’s favorite books, The Simple Path to Wealth by JL Collins. I was introduced to Mr. Collins’ work through his website, and specifically the excellent Stock Series. If you’ve ever heard him on a podcast, you’re familiar with

February 2021 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – February 2021

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. Case and death numbers from COVID are dropping across the country, family members are

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