Future Proof Shares - 8/1/17

Future Proof Shares - 8/1/17

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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Money Tips for Incoming Medical Students

Money Tips for Incoming Medical Students

First of all, Congratulations!  You made it!  Before this point, you were known as one of many tens of thousands of "pre-meds".  But now you have officially taken that first step to become one of the future physicians of America.  As you prepare for your white coat ceremonies, I have a few money tips for you.  I know you've got a lot of things on your mind, so I'll keep this short and sweet...

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Advanced Practice Nurses Are NOT "Doctors"

Advanced Practice Nurses Are NOT "Doctors"

I try not to get on the soapbox too often - the last one being 38 CFR Part 17.415 - Short for "VA Doesn't Care About Veterans" from more than a year ago.  Let's face it, there are plenty of media outlets for you to get your political discussion on and the last thing you want to read about on a medical finance blog is another Trump headline.  But today's topic is something I want to address - advanced practice nurses (nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurse anesthetists, or nurse midwives) may have a doctorate degree, but they are not "doctors."

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Future Proof Shares - 7/25/17

Future Proof Shares - 7/25/17

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 - Stress Free Mom MD

Future Proof Docs - Stress Free Mom MD

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 the Stress Free Mom MD.  Dr. Maiysha Clairborne is an integrative family physician and a thought leader in the campaign against physician burnout.  I hope you will enjoy this Q&A. 

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DEAL: The Smart Physician's Guide to Negotiating Salary Ebook - FREE

DEAL: The Smart Physician's Guide to Negotiating Salary Ebook - FREE

Dr. John Jurica is the mind behind the Vital Physician Executive - a blog dedicated to producing regular actionable content that helps new and developing physician executives.  John just released his long anticipated ebook - The Smart Physician's Guide To Negotiating Salary And Other Vital Contract Issues.  You can purchase it at Amazon for $8.99.  But for FPMD readers, you can download it for the great low price of FREE!

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Future Proof Shares - 7/18/17

Future Proof Shares - 7/18/17

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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DEAL: FREE Beats When You Buy a Mac or iPad Pro

DEAL: FREE Beats When You Buy a Mac or iPad Pro

Apple has traditionally offered great education discounts during the summer months - an extended back-to-school sale if you will.  When I was in college back when dinosaurs roamed the earth, they offered a free iPod mini with Mac purchase.  This year, they are offerings a free pair of Beats headphones with purchase of a qualifying Mac computer or an iPad Pro.

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Future Proof Toolkit - My Favorite Credit Cards

Future Proof Toolkit - My Favorite Credit Cards

Welcome to another entry in the Future Proof Toolkit series - this is where I share with you some of my favorite tools in money and medicine.  If a product or service is listed below, it's because I've used it personally and loved it.  Today we're going to tackle credit cards.  It's a big topic.  Indeed there are a flood of websites dedicated to the sole purpose of finding you the perfect credit card or cards.  Luckily for you, I'm only going to list 5.  Enjoy!

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