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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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The past, present, and hopeful future of a millennial physician

PayItBack

The financial state of our household and progress toward goals

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Everything I’ve ever written to date, for better or for worse

May 2020 Net Worth Trend

My dad died last week, so I’m not going to do much writing. I’ll put up all the charts for consistency’s sake – making them is nicely mindless and cathartic – but I just don’t have a lot to say. Budget/Cash Flow PayItBack Progress Net Worth Financial Independence Financial Goals

June 2020 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – June 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. In terms of our finances, June was the most ‘normal’ feeling month since the

Worthless

Three thousand, six hundred and eight days. That’s how long it’s been since my first medical loans were dispersed and I dipped into negative net worth for the first time. The internet tells me that that amounts to 86,592 hours or 5,195,520 minutes, or 311,731,200 seconds. Living underwater is a

Book Review – The Doctors Guide to Starting Your Practice Right

As my practice beings a tentative return to normalcy with the resumption of normal clinic visits and interventional procedures, I am starting to feel a little bit more comfortable with the idea of putting more time into this blog and making more of an effort to write beyond my monthly

May 2020 Net Worth Trend

Checkup – May 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. It feels like every time I write one of these recently, there is some

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