The Physician Philosopher Podcast
The Physician Philosopher Podcast
Jimmy Turner, MD

#103. How Much Money Should Doctors Save

26 minutes Posted Oct 31, 2022 at 5:00 am.
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One thing we can agree on about today’s topic is this: doctors historically are under-savers. 

But when it comes to physician money management, exactly how much doctors should be saving is hotly contested. Lisha and I spent 15 minutes debating our perspectives before we even hit record! So we know you’re going to land with a variety of opinions.

Of course, how much and how you save are going to depend on your own financial goals and your current situation - the status of your student loans, whether you’re married or have kids or plan to start a family, when you want to retire, etc.

So by the end of this episode, we’ll give you two different options for figuring out how much money you should save - regardless of your situation.