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Side Hustle Spotlight 1.13.19

The Side Hustle Spotlight is a weekly roundup of interesting posts and articles about medicine, side hustles and personal finance. When those big paychecks start rolling in, every attending has to make a choice.  Do you succumb to lifestyle creep, or do you invest in another type of Luxury Items.  Paying off student loans, pre-paying your […]

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Celebrate Medicine, Laugh

The Doc Lot

Medicine is all about pattern recognition.  17-year-old with gradual onset of RLQ pain and loss of appetite?  I know this one.  28-year-old with a painful genital rash after a weekend in Vegas?  Here’s your Valtrex.  85-year-old with unintentional weight loss and night sweats?  Better stop buying green bananas. Pattern recognition carries over to other parts […]

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Earn More Money, Invest Smarter

Luxury Items

After a decade or more of being broke, a new attending may feel overwhelmed with the sudden surge of cash.  When those big paychecks start rolling in you might be tempted to start splurging on luxury items. No one would blame you for being tempted.  Self deprivation has its limits and most physicians spend their […]

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Side Hustle Spotlight 1.6.19

The Side Hustle Spotlight is a weekly roundup of interesting posts and articles about medicine, side hustles and personal finance. A new year means new beginnings, and your favorite doc bloggers were kind enough to share their New Year’s Resolutions.  Will White Coat Investor finally bury the hatchet with whole life insurance salesmen?  Will Rogue Dad […]

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Start Here

What’s the Point?

Writing is a great way to streamline your thoughts. This blog has helped me process my thoughts on money, medicine and life in general. As the site has grown my ideas for what Side Hustle Scrubs can and should be have grown as well. When this project started I had very modest goals.  I consume […]

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Blogging, Humor, Laugh

Resolutions

A new year brings a feeling of hope and renewal.  A clean slate.  A blank canvas.  Maybe, just maybe – this will be the year you stick to your new year’s resolutions instead of reverting back to the same hot mess you’ve been for the past decade. I often look to my favorite doc bloggers […]

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Side Hustle Spotlight 12.30.18

The Side Hustle Spotlight is a weekly roundup of interesting posts and articles about medicine, side hustles and personal finance. This week I was haunted by the Ghosts of Christmas Future.  Some doctors can’t wait to retire, while others need a spooky wake up call.  Have you or a colleague ever been visited by one of […]

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Celebrate Medicine, Medicine, Personal Finance

Ghosts of Christmas Future

Compared to most doctors, I’m still optimistic when it comes to the practice of clinical medicine.  Despite routinely seeing dead people, I still think it is a privilege to care for patients. Even though a medical career may leave a trail of civilian casualties in its wake, there is no other job I’d rather do. […]

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Side Hustle Spotlight 12.23.18

The Side Hustle Spotlight is a weekly roundup of interesting posts and articles about medicine, side hustles and personal finance. Christmas is almost here and this week we discussed Money Lessons From Your Favorite Christmas Movies.  Whether you’re learning about minimalism from the Grinch or the dangers of leverage from It’s a Wonderful life, there are […]

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