028 – Financial independence with blogger Physician on Fire

This episode I’m choppin’ it up with the anonymous and famous physician blogger Physician on Fire! Started back in January 2016, Physician on Fire is a website on personal finance, early retirement, medicine and everything in between. From humble beginnings to now one of most visible physician personal blogs out there – it really has been amazing to watch the growth of his website.

Talk about practicing what you preach!! Physician on Fire has become financially independent at the age of 39! 

Physician on Fire graduated from undergrad and medical school from the University of Minnesota. He currently practices in Minnesota as an anesthesiologist.

Things to pick up in this episode:

  • What it means to be financially independent
  •  What the meaning of F.I.R.E. means
  •  The difference between wealth and income
  •  His advice for medical students and residents to start on the path to financial independence
  •  Simple strategies of investing
  •  His thoughts on Roboadvisors vs. Financial Advisors vs DIY
  • How he answers #imnotjustadoc

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Article links:

Life on half challenge –  http://www.physicianonfire.com/half/

Geographic arbitrage – http://www.physicianonfire.com/geographicarbitrage/

The Student Loan Resource Page – http://www.physicianonfire.com/loans/

Investment Fees will cost you millions – http://www.physicianonfire.com/investment-fees-will-cost-millions/

Jim Collins – http://jlcollinsnh.com/

The White coat Investor – https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/

Bogleheads – https://www.bogleheads.org/wiki/Main_Page


    • Hi Hatton1. Glad you like the show, many great episodes to come. Consider subscribing so you’re up to date when new shows come out.

  1. Well, well, well….from running into you in the halls and ORs at GRADY ( trauma to OR 1!!!) to this. Good to see Darko still in the spotlight. I still remember ” Darko, why you leave me?!” Lol…this is how you described what your bed says to you each morning you’d wake up to go round as an intern/resident lol. Great podcast!

    • Wow. You still remember that!! Those days and nites at Grady I’ll never forget. So glad you found the podcast. Please, if you like the show consider leaving an Apple Podcast Review!

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