4 Reasons More Banks Should Refinance PGY’s

1.       Doctors are the least likely to default on their loans. Low risk lending. Doctors are an honest hard working bunch. The default rate of debt/liability of doctors is a fraction of that the average population. Low risk lending. This

5 Ways to Optimize Wealth Building Before Your First Attending’s Check

A dollar invested in PGY1 has nearly one more doubling time compared to that 6-10 year-later-invested dollar in your first few attending years. And if you invest this PGY1 dollar in post-tax vehicles such as Roth IRA or Roth 401k,

Misery to Joyfulness… Life as PGY (1 is infinitely better than 0)

I started radiology residency full of hopes and dreams on July 1st, 2015. I thought radiologists are the happiest and nerdiest bunches of doctors in the whole hospital. Sipping coffee, listening to Pandora station in a precisely dimmed room (dark

Is Revised Pay As You Earn (REPAYE) Repayment Plan for you?

    For larger or printable view, click Here. Benefits of REPAYE Plan The REPAYE Plan enables 5 million more Direct Loan borrowers to cap their monthly student loan payment amount at 10 percent of monthly discretionary income, without regard to

How I Take Charge of My 375k Student Loan

How I Take Charge of My 375k Student Loan

The following is a Q&A guest post from a good friend of mine, who wishes to be anonymous. We have no financial relationship to disclose. Here’s a list of great lenders to refinance your student loans with. (Note: by using

How I Accelerated My Student Loan Payoff

I charge all my expanses that are chargeable onto my credit cards and funnel my (limited) cash flow towards debts with interests. There are lots of variation in terms what can be charged on a credit card. Some people’s circumstances

6 Things PGY2 Skimps On

6 Things PGY2 Skimps On

I wrote about 6 things I splurge on with my limited PGY2 60k annual income. Today I’ll share 6 things I skimp on which gives me the money to splurge on what I care about without stopping me from accomplishing

Company Match Q&A Part III

Anyone who enjoys getting 100% instant return on their invested dollar is excited about getting a company match. This post is the 3rd part of 3-post series to answer all your questions on maximizing your company match. While this series answers specific questions about

10 Weapons to Terminate Your Student Loans.

10 Weapons to Terminate Your Student Loans.

  Do you have student loans? Won’t you love to destroy them and be debt-free? What would you do with the cash flow you free up once your student loans are paid off? I’d like to invite you to join

All the Right Plastics in All the Right Places.

All the Right Plastics in All the Right Places.

  I love credit cards. They have helped me pay for medical school expenses/tuition on 0% APR, reduced my overall med school debt by 60k in interest, given me lots of cash back & rewards, allowed me to channel my cash flow into my retirement and Mini’s