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Another Second Opinion

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Name:
Another Second Opinion
Category:
General Finance
Tags:
investing, tax reduction, passive income, saving, physician
Start Year:
2017

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Net worth:
$500,000.00
Location:
Irvine, California, United States
Age:
30s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
SIK (Single Income, Kids)
Profession:
Physician (Anesthesiologist)

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Latest Blog Posts

Hopefully by now you’ve realized when all of your accounts are taxed, if not here is a quick refresher.   On the surface, the taxable account looks like a bad deal compared to the others; You use after-tax money to contribute to these accounts You pay taxes on any dividends you receive each year You… Read More The post When your taxable account is not so taxable appeared first on Another ...
Posted: Nov 20 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Goes together like peanut butter and jelly, right'  Perfect recipe for a Friday night, right'  Nicely fits into a diversified portfolio, right'  I sure hope so…   What'   As promised, I am venturing out into equity crowdfunding as I attempt to channel my inner Mark Cuban and invite you all to follow my journey.… Read More The post Beer and A Movie appeared first on Another $econd Opinion. ...
Posted: Nov 20 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Encore! Encore!! While there were many excellent posts in the recents weeks, there were a few that definitely nailed it and deserve a standing ovation.  So I’d like to recognize a few that particularly stood out to me and bring them out for a curtain call:   -As a society we probably whine a little… Read More The post Curtain Call- 11/13/2017 appeared first on Another $econd Opinion. ...
Posted: Nov 13 2017 @ 8:00 AM
I guess you can blame it all on his roots, but my dad never had much financial education growing up.  He knew how to put money into a savings account. He knew to not pile up debt on credit cards.  He also knew that income needed to be greater than expenses.   But he did not know how to invest.  And because of this, he wasn’t quite sure what to do with ...
Posted: Nov 06 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Encore! Encore!! While there were many excellent posts in the recents weeks, there were a few that definitely nailed it and deserve a standing ovation.  So I’d like to recognize a few that particularly stood out to me and bring them out for a curtain call:   -One of the reasons Costco is so successful, besides the free samples, is their amazing customer service.  If you don’t like something you bought there, they ...
Posted: Nov 03 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Those of you that have browsed my site will know that I am a big proponent of the various avenues available to bring in extra money.  Those of you that have not browsed my site, need to browse my site so I can tell you of the various avenues available to bring in extra money.     Now this extra money comes in two forms: Rewards: Money from credit cards or cash-back websites are considered ...
Posted: Oct 30 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Encore! Encore!!     While there were many excellent posts in the recents weeks, there were a few that definitely nailed it and deserve a standing ovation.  So I’d like to recognize a few that particularly stood out to me and bring them out for a curtain call:   -How do you make decisions when it comes to personal finance?  Do you do the calculations and let the numbers guide you? Do you base it ...
Posted: Oct 27 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Encore! Encore!!     While there were many excellent posts in the recents weeks, there were a few that definitely nailed it and deserve a standing ovation.  So I’d like to recognize a few that particularly stood out to me and bring them out for a curtain call:   -Time is more precious than money.  Hopefully if you’re reading personal finance articles, you’ve figured out how to budget your money…but are you budgeting your time ...
Posted: Oct 20 2017 @ 8:00 AM
Recently the Physician on Fire was kind enough to feature a guest post of mine on his site: Breakfast Burritos & Medical Surveys.     One topic that is usually discussed when it comes to being paid for medical surveys is the Sunshine Act.  I’ve done my research on the subject and this is what I found:   The Sunshine Act   Not to be confused with Sunshine Tax, the Sunshine Act is part of the ...
Posted: Oct 16 2017 @ 9:00 AM
It’s no secret that California is a very expensive place to live, even for physicians.  It has also been pointed out that the average salary for physicians may be lower in California compared to our midwest counterparts.  I don’t disagree with either of these points.    Though it turns out there are over 100,000 physicians who choose to practice in the sunshine state.  Either they didn’t get the memo about the high cost ...
Posted: Oct 02 2017 @ 9:00 AM

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