Earn More Money, Personal Finance, Side hustle

Working Harder vs Smarter

“Work smarter, not harder” the old adage goes.  Sometimes it pays to be a contrarian.  While everyone else is looking for the easy way out, there is money to be made. There is something to be said for good old-fashioned hard work.  Most of the people reading this spent a decade of their life (or […]

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Earn More Money, Side hustle, Sit Down

Side Hustle Sit Down: Dr Cory Fawcett

Today’s guest is a third degree black belt hustler.  Dr Cory Fawcett is an accomplished surgeon, author, blogger, public speaker and financial makeover coach.  He has written three books on the Amazon best seller’s list:  The Doctor’s Guide to Eliminating Debt, The Doctor’s Guide to Starting Your Practice Right and The Doctor’s Guide to Smart […]

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Invest Smarter, Parenting, Side hustle, Taxes

Turn your kids into tax shelters

You never forget the birth of your children.  The circumstances of my three children’s birth were all unique, but there is one common thread that unites them.  Each time I held them close, looked directly into their innocent eyes and whispered in their ear – “I’m dad.  I will always love you.  I will always […]

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Earn More Money, Side hustle

The curse of job satisfaction

Every job has its downsides. For emergency physicians the downside is working a fast paced high risk job that routinely involves working nights, weekends and holidays. I’m not complaining. This is the business we’ve chosen. But deep down every ER doc dreams of never setting foot in the hospital after 5pm, having every weekend off […]

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Earn More Money, Parenting, Side hustle

I’m a hustler, baby

When you’re a physician, there is always a way to make more money.  Between picking up extra shifts or working a locums side gig, there is more clinical time available than you could ever want.  Working extra clinical time is exactly how I paid off $250,000 in student loans in 2 years.  As nice as […]

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Earn More Money, Side hustle, Top 10 Lists

10 Reasons NOT to Side Hustle

Earlier this week I guest posted on Millionaire Doc about 10 Reasons Every Physician Should Side Hustle.  Clearly, I am a proponent of creating multiple income streams through side hustles.  I think it is one of the best ways to achieve FIRE and create a financial safety net. To be fair, not every physician can or […]

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