Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. I don’t have all that much talk about today. However, when it comes to Finance Fridays and The Philosophy, I wanted to tackle a common problem: “Boredom”. ***Oops, apparently I posted this early on 4/12/2018 instead of 4/13/2018. Oh well! Boredom The hardest thing about The Philosophy is that it’s so boring. I think that people kind of understand when you explain the concept of passive investing to them. […]

Boredom #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again… and this post is so late, it’s almost Saturday, or it’s already Saturday for your East Coasters. Nonetheless, I wanted to talk a little about What is “Your Number”? What is “Your Number”? Today I had lunch with a couple of my friends. For those interested, we went to an All-You-Can-Eat Korean BBQ place. Also, just so we’re clear — I ate more than them.  😛 We discussed the […]

What is “Your Number”? #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays again. Tax day is coming closer and I think some have already received their Tax Refund. Now, what should you do with your refund? Tax Refund For some of you, you may owe some taxes. However, for some of you, you may be getting a refund. I’ve talked about Taxes a good amount before: Taxes Taxes and Tax Withholding What is a 1031 Exchange? Taxable Accounts Being Tax Efficient **529s […]

Tax Refund #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Medicine Mondays again. Match Day has come and gone, you now know where you’re going to be for the next few years… Your future is beginning to take shape. So let’s talk about “The Match is over… now what?” Stock Photo from: Pexels The Match is over… now what? For those of you who matched at your #1 and are super excited, Congratulations. If you matched at #2 through #5 or so, […]

The Match is over… now what? #illumedati

Hey everyone, it’s Finance Fridays, and medical students in the NRMP match will all be finding out where they will be spending their next few years in residency… So let’s talk about “Residency and Retirement“. Residency and Retirement? Yea. I know, not usually something people think about in the same sentence. However, the picture of the watch above is to highlight a point. Time is of the essence. The best way I can describe this […]

Residency and Retirement #illumedati