Future Proof Shares - 10/17/17

Future Proof Shares - 10/17/17

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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When to Consider a Balance Transfer Credit Card?

When to Consider a Balance Transfer Credit Card?

I started blogging about personal finance for the medical trainee in January of 2015. The best part of blogging in today's information-rich environment is that I'm constantly learning new ways to improve my personal finances. But it wasn't always that way. Let me share with you how I got in trouble with credit cards and how I got out of that big hole...

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REVIEW: MoviePass - A Movie a Day for $9.95/Month

REVIEW: MoviePass - A Movie a Day for $9.95/Month

Over my short stint so far as an adult, I've learned a few things. One of the maxims I live by is "If it sounds too good to be true, it probably isn't." So when a friend told me about this great subscription service where you can sign up for $9.95/month and watch any movie in any theater once a day, my first, second and third reactions were - "BullS***!" Some of you may have already heard of MoviePass. But now that I've had the opportunity to try out the service firsthand, I can tell you 2 things:

  1. It's real.
  2. It's glorious!
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Future Proof Shares - 10/10/17

Future Proof Shares - 10/10/17

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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How Much Can a Resident Save? 6 Steps to $80,900

How Much Can a Resident Save? 6 Steps to $80,900

More than 2 years ago, I shared with you A Simple Step-wise Approach to Retirement Savings, a post which I hoped to offer residents in training an easy tried-and-true method to start building a nest egg.  Well, 2 years is a long time.  Today I want to revisit these steps and incorporate a few things I've learned along the way...

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Future Proof Shares - 10/3/17

Future Proof Shares - 10/3/17

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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Net Worth Update (September 2017)

Net Worth Update (September 2017)

Welcome to the September 2017 edition of the FPMD Net Worth Update - a quarterly post where I put my money where my mouth is and tell you all about how I manage my finances.  Over time, it has become the most popular series on FPMD.  I talk the talk, but do I walk the walk?  You be the judge.  Here is what I've been up to for the last 3 months.

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5% Credit Card Cashback Rotating Categories: October - December 2017

5% Credit Card Cashback Rotating Categories: October - December 2017

Many credit cards offer you cashback on your purchases.  Almost all cashback cards now offer you at least 1% cashback on all your purchases, only a few offers as much as 5%.  The catch is that the categories rotate every quarter and you have to opt in online.  Below are the 5% rotating categories from October to December of 2017.  And many are in time for your holiday shopping.  Make sure to sign up!

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Future Proof Shares - 9/26/17

Future Proof Shares - 9/26/17

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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