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Hey r/medicalschool, So to put it bluntly, I think a lot of us are [worried about finances](https://giphy.com/gifs/harry-potter-head-turn-12nfFCZA0vyrSw). There are a lot of M4$ becoming PGY-1$ this year on here that are probably starting to [freak out(!)](https://giphy.com/gifs/harry-potter-stupid-4jXIVkgjhIQbS) about money in general. I collected a bunch of relevant links from r/personalfinance that are related to medical school debt, and a bunch of other related topics. ________ General Finances - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/609r0k/250k_in_medical_school_debt_abandoning_uncle_sam/ - Book recommendation: The Millionaires Next Door; [Example Resident budget](https://investingdoc.com/budget-medical-resident/) - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/17ef7a/doctors_lawyers_and_indian_chiefs_of/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/6wzlb2/doctor_finances_for_single_guy/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/8cgwuu/doctors_dont_get_enough_education_on_managing_debt/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/79nyed/im_21_yo_and_just_got_accepted_to_medical_school/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/8ac3hm/how_aggressive_should_i_be_with_my_wifes_medical/ ________ Residents/New Docs - Fellow https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/4lt9ya/broke_doctor_still_3_years_from_making/ - Student debt https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/25puev/i_have_around_430k_in_student_debt_im_a_doctor/ - Future family doctor (not lots of comments) https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/86v359/investment_advice_for_a_future_doctor_family/ - First job https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/7rbhg8/400k_in_debt_medical_school_starting_first_job_in/ - 30yo doctor with first salary job https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/5sr1ix/30_year_old_resident_doctor_with_310000_in/ - 28yo IM doctor - ROTH IRA https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/6d1tr6/28_year_old_internal_medicine_doctor_starting_a/ Married and Finances: - Married doctor finances https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/31ck3t/2_doctors_with_high_income_and_school_debt_where/ - Married doctor finances ROUND TWO https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/5myk83/two_doctors_540k_student_loan_debt_what_should_we/ - ROUND 3 https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/7konp0/newlywed_doctor_couple_with_tons_of_student_loans/ - And another newlywed couple https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/8dwi7c/newlywed_primary_care_doctors_graduating/ ________ Other: - Frugal Doctor https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/490qco/future_doctor_how_frugal_now/ - Australian Doctor https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/39fif3/aus_26yo_doctor_65000_starting_salary/ - Investing in 401K https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/5wro4x/im_helping_a_39_year_old_doctor_friend_of_mine/ - Malpractice/Liability insurance https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/7hjd3h/personal_malpracticeliability_insurance_for/ - Premed (is medical school worth it?) https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/4xaws6/i_want_to_be_a_doctor_should_i_go_to_university/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/comments/29zmz4/is_medical_school_worth_it_for_300000_debt_and_4/ ________ This is the [full search results for "medical school" in r/personalfinance](https://www.reddit.com/r/personalfinance/search?q=medical+school&restrict_sr=on&sort=relevance&t=all) ________ I thought this was important to get going here also: - [Side hustles and Other financial subreddit guide](https://www.reddit.com/r/coolguides/comments/8fnj6g/financial_subreddits_guide/) I stole this from the top comment of that post for you guys: **Tools/Resources** /r/ynab /r/DaveRamsey /r/mintuit **Hustles** *Side business* /r/Flipping /r/dropship /r/smallbusiness *"Easy" money* /r/slavelabour/ /r/perktv /r/HITsWorthTurkingFor /r/SwagBucks /r/beermoney *Exploiting deal* /r/churning /r/giftcardexchange **Investing** /r/investing /r/RobinHood /r/wallstreetbets /r/SecurityAnalysis /r/InvestmentClub /r/StockMarket /r/Stock_Picks /r/Forex /r/options /r/cryptocurrencies **General** /r/personalfinance /r/PersonalFinanceCanada /r/FinancialPlanning /r/CRedit /r/StudentLoans /r/negotiation **Frugal Living** /r/povertyfinance /r/Frugal /r/DumpsterDiving /r/frugalmalefashion /r/SelfSufficiency /r/almosthomeless **Financial Independence** *Country specific* /r/fican /r/fiaustralia /r/FIREUK /r/ukpersonalfinance /r/EuropeFIRE /r/vosfinances *General* /r/financialindependence /r/leanfire /r/fatFIRE ________ And of course there is always https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/, https://studentloanhero.com/featured/ultimate-student-loan-repayment-guide-for-doctors/, and https://passiveincomemd.com/list-physician-side-hustles/ (for when we *make* it)... I'm sure there are others of these that are helpful. ________ [AAFP lecture](https://www.aafp.org/medical-school-residency/post-residency/resfinance.html) to resident personal finances. I thought this was a nice general overview of things we should be considering. ________ These are [the search results from r/medicine for "debt"](https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/search?q=debt&restrict_sr=on&sort=relevance&t=all). There are a lot of individual links to articles in that serach but I pulled out a bunch of more personal stories looking for advice... decent looking links I handpicked from that search: - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/27h86d/id_like_to_rant_about_how_everyone_is_telling_me/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/5ue6vr/is_it_possible_to_pay_off_200k_usd_medical_school/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/6efip4/incoming_residentscared_to_death_of_my_debt_load/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/28bymp/ok_guys_seriousy_how_do_i_pay_off_350k_in_debt/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/4qo2ev/med_school_debt_seeking_advice_from_doctors/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/4pf05r/is_there_a_consensus_on_what_the_best_financial/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/80zuk0/docs_or_anyone_with_200k_loans_what_student_loan/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/79imam/experienced_physicians_of_reddit_what_advice_can/ - https://www.reddit.com/r/medicine/comments/6vcjm1/advice_about_finances_as_single_female_family/ ________ whitecoatinvestor [Financial Tips for Pre-meds and Medical Students](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/financial-tips-for-pre-meds-and-medical-students/) [Questions from Medical Students – Podcast #33](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/questions-from-medical-students-podcast-33/) [14 Ways To Save Thousands as an Intern](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/save-thousands-intern-year/) [Financial Survival Guide For New Interns](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/financial-survival-guide-for-new-interns/) [Intern Financial Survival Guide – From One Intern to Another](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/intern-financial-survival-guide-from-one-intern-to-another/) [Three of the Smartest Financial Choices a Resident Physician Can Make](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/three-of-the-smartest-financial-choices-a-resident-physician-can-make/) [A Resident’s Net Worth](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/a-residents-net-worth/) [Financial Survival As A Resident](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/financial-survival-as-a-resident/) [Miserly Versus Thrifty – From a Resident Perspective](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/miserly-versus-thrifty-from-a-resident-perspective/) [10 Reasons Why Residents Shouldn’t Buy A House](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/10-reasons-why-residents-shouldnt-buy-a-house/) [The 10 Commandments of The White Coat Investor](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/the-10-commandments-of-the-white-coat-investor/) [10 Things That Matter Most In Personal Finance](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/10-things-that-matter-most-in-personal-finance/) [Stupid Doctor Tricks-Biggest Financial Mistakes](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/stupid-doctor-tricks-biggest-financial-mistakes/) [Don’t buy stuff you cannot afford](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/dont-buy-stuff-you-cannot-afford/) [Top 7 Financial Errors Doctors Make (And How to Avoid Them)](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/top-7-financial-errors-doctors-make-and-how-to-avoid-them/) [Multiple Streams of Income](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/multiple-streams-of-income/) [List of recommended books](https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/best-financial-books-for-doctors/) ________ So hopefully we can improve this list and make some sort of resource etc. for all the students that are lost, like us. ________ edit: spelling, formatting, 'arry Potta' gifs, whitecoatinvestor links, and the r/medicine links