Future Proof Shares - 5/23/17

Future Proof Shares - 5/23/17

We live in an amazing world of constant information, sometimes it can get overwhelming.  "Future Proof Shares" is a weekly series with the goal of selecting 5 interesting pieces of media on money and medicine from around the Interwebs.  They may be old or new but will always be new to me.  This series is inspired by "The Sunday Best" by my fellow physician money blogger Physician on FIRE (PoF).  Enjoy! 

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Future Proof Docs - Smart Money MD (SMMD)

Future Proof Docs - Smart Money MD (SMMD)

Welcome to another installment in the Future Proof Docs series.  As a reminder, this is a series of posts highlighting physicians who excel at something outside of medicine and care enough to share their passions with us.  Today I want to introduce Smart Money MD (SMMD) - an ophthalmologist who discusses lifestyle and financial approaches to building a healthier career as a physician.  I hope you will enjoy this Q&A.  

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Future Proof Shares - 5/16/17

Future Proof Shares - 5/16/17

We live in an amazing world of constant information, sometimes it can get overwhelming.  "Future Proof Shares" is a weekly series with the goal of selecting 5 interesting pieces of media on money and medicine from around the Interwebs.  They may be old or new but will always be new to me.  This series is inspired by "The Sunday Best" by my fellow physician money blogger Physician on FIRE (PoF).  Enjoy! 

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GUEST POST: Why Resident and Fellow Physicians Struggle With Mortgage Financing

GUEST POST: Why Resident and Fellow Physicians Struggle With Mortgage Financing

Without a doubt physicians entering residency or in training struggle the most with mortgage financing.  Residents and fellows get declined for a mortgage at a much higher rate than other clients. Most underwriting guidelines – even physician loan programs – don’t fully acknowledge and address the unique set of challenges most residents and fellows are up against.

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DEAL: FREE Informed Delivery with USPS

DEAL: FREE Informed Delivery with USPS

If you've ever wondered if you can skip checking the mailbox today, this deal is for you. United States Postal Service (USPS) recently made their Informed Delivery service widely available for the low low fee of FREE!  Informed Delivery offers your remote access to pictures of your mail pieces arriving that day.  Don't worry, it can't actually read your mail. But it sure is nice to know whether that reimbursement check is in your mailbox. 

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Future Proof Shares - 5/9/17

Future Proof Shares - 5/9/17

We live in an amazing world of constant information, sometimes it can get overwhelming.  "Future Proof Shares" is a weekly series with the goal of selecting 5 interesting pieces of media on money and medicine from around the Interwebs.  They may be old or new but will always be new to me.  This series is inspired by "The Sunday Best" by my fellow physician money blogger Physician on FIRE (PoF).  Enjoy! 

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Future Proof Shares - 5/2/17

Future Proof Shares - 5/2/17

We live in an amazing world of constant information, sometimes it can get overwhelming.  "Future Proof Shares" is a weekly series with the goal of selecting 5 interesting pieces of media on money and medicine from around the Interwebs.  They may be old or new but will always be new to me.  This series is inspired by "The Sunday Best" by my fellow physician money blogger Physician on FIRE (PoF).  Enjoy! 

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Determining Your Interest Subsidy Under IBR, PAYE or REPAYE

Determining Your Interest Subsidy Under IBR, PAYE or REPAYE

We've addressed the different Income Driven Repayment (IDR) options before and I hope I've convinced you that for most medical graduates with a large amount of student loan debt and a small resident salary, the best repayment plans to be on are IBR, PAYE and REPAYE.  One of the great benefits of these 3 repayment plans is the interest subsidy.  So how can you find out how much subsidy you qualify for and whether or not you've received them?  Get ready for some math!

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