Top 10 Sites to Save Money on Interview Travel

Top 10 Sites to Save Money on Interview Travel

Well it's that time of the year again! Many FPMD readers are now jetting across the country in search of their perfect residency or fellowship position.  Last year I wrote a post about Money Saving Tips for Interview Season. Instead of rewriting the same post over and over again each year, I want to put together this "evergreen" article so new readers won't have to dig through the archives. This will be nested under the "TOP 10" menu in the navigation bar.  Here are my top 10 sites to save money on interview travel.

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Money Lessons from Cruising

Money Lessons from Cruising

I recently had the opportunity to take a week-long vacation with two of my best friends from college.  After some deliberation, we settled on a 7-day Eastern Caribbean cruise out of Fort Lauderdale.  It was my third time cruising and ended up being the best time yet (aside from a minor inconvenience).  Here are 5 money lessons I learned from a fantastic week on Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas.

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3 Simple Ways to Save on Gas

3 Simple Ways to Save on Gas

Long gone are the days of $4/gallon gasoline.  While that's great, we can always use some savings on a vital utility like gas - at least until Tesla takes over the world.  Now I'm not one of those guys who is willing to drive across town just to save a few cents/gallon on gas, but let me share with you a few simple tools I use to save on my regular gas purchases. 

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Future Proof Shares - 6/15/2016

Future Proof Shares - 6/15/2016

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 a few 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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American Medical Association (AMA) Member Discounts

American Medical Association (AMA) Member Discounts

American Medical Association (AMA) is the nation's largest and oldest professional association for physicians.  No matter what you may think about the politics of the AMA, if you went through medical education in the US, there is a good chance that you have been a member at some point in your medical training.  Heck, I don't remember ever signing up but somehow I still get a membership card in the mail every year!  Turns out there are financial benefits to being a member of the AMA. 

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Saving Money on Flights - The Future Proof Approach

Saving Money on Flights - The Future Proof Approach

Whether you are traveling for interviews or vacation, everyone wants to snag a bargain when booking airfare.  You may have heard of a myriad of tips to booking a cheap flight.  For example, booking on Tuesdays 50-100 days before travel.  Let me share with you the WCM approach to saving money on airfares.  This post is intended for new ticket purchases only.  Checkout the gurus at Flyertalk.com if you are looking for ways to get the best value for your miles/points.

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DEAL: 20% Cashback on ALL Uber Rides Capital One Quicksilver Card thru 4/30/2016

DEAL: 20% Cashback on ALL Uber Rides Capital One Quicksilver Card thru 4/30/2016

Whether you use Uber on a regular basis or only when you travel, there's a good chance you may save some money using Uber as compared to a local taxi service.  In a move that's sure to shake up their credit card competitors, Capital One has partnered up with Uber to offer 20% back in statement credit on every Uber ride through April 2016 when you pay for your ride with Quicksilver from Capital One.

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