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Dr. Cory S. Fawcett

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Prescription for Financial Success
General Finance
Debt, Budgeting, Lifestyle, Thriving, Financial Independence, Doctor, Early Retirement, Alternative Careers
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Grants Pass, Oregon, United States
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Doctor (Physician)
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Keep An Eye On Your Advisors Many doctors don’t want anything to do with investing money. They feel investing is not what they were trained to do and therefore a waste of their valuable time. I think this attitude gets some doctors into trouble. It is true that our time is best spent in our ... Read more ...
Posted: Mar 14 2018 @ 10:00 PM
The One Word Secret to Happiness I was recently asked what I thought was the number one problem that caused unhappiness in America. We are one of the most prosperous nations in history. You might think that with all that prosperity and wealth, Americans would be happy. Obviously wealth does not equal happiness. Many would ... Read more ...
Posted: Mar 07 2018 @ 10:00 PM
The Secret Sauce of Goal Achievement Have you ever set a goal and not achieved it' I have. Many times. Often due to setting the goal in an ineffective manner. In order to set goals with the highest chance of success, we need to set S.M.A.R.T.E.R goals. Using this acronym to set goals will improve ... Read more ...
Posted: Feb 28 2018 @ 10:00 PM
One of My Favorite Books, The Millionaire Next Door Ever since I was a teenager, I was fascinated by finance. I ran my own businesses in my teens; yard care, piano lessons, multi-level marketing, and performed in a rock-n-roll band which I also managed. I have read many books about finance and wealth over the ... Read more ...
Posted: Feb 21 2018 @ 10:00 PM
Today was the first time since I retired from clinical medicine, that I missed my old career. My wife and I watched a Hallmark movie that we recorded before Christmas titled “Christmas Under Wraps,” starring Candace Cameron-Bure as a young doctor who wanted to become a surgeon, but ended up in Alaska helping patients in ... Read more ...
Posted: Feb 14 2018 @ 10:00 PM
Three steps to stop living paycheck to paycheck Many doctors today find themselves living paycheck to paycheck. They make a good income but just never seem to get caught up. Non-doctors see us as rich. But many of us are just broke on a larger salary. The whole reason I began Prescription for Financial Success ... Read more ...
Posted: Feb 07 2018 @ 10:00 PM
Do It Yourself Investing Have you ever wanted to be your own investment advisor' Have you ever cringed at the fees you are paying for investment advice' Does your investment advisor make more money off your portfolio than you do' Now is your chance to learn what it takes to be your own investment advisor. ... Read more ...
Posted: Jan 31 2018 @ 10:00 PM
The Successful Staycation Last year I wanted to take my family on vacation during Christmas break while my youngest son, Keith, was on break from college. My oldest son, Brian, was not able to get time off work as that was a very busy time for the store. So we decided to take a staycation ... Read more ...
Posted: Jan 24 2018 @ 10:00 PM
The One Statement Every Doctor Must Learn I have been helping doctors with their personal finances for a long time. I recently realized that there is a single statement, if doctors would learn to use it, that would change their lives. It is very common for me to encounter doctors who are in over their ... Read more ...
Posted: Jan 18 2018 @ 8:55 PM
How I Paid off $500,000 Of Debt In my last post, I told my story of how I got out of medical school with only $18,000 of debt. By the time I left residency I had that whittled down to $6,000 at 3% interest. Then during the next three years after starting my practice I ... Read more ...
Posted: Jan 11 2018 @ 6:25 PM


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