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    Financial Aid -- Is it worth having savings before med school?

    Hey everyone! I have been working for the past two years and have decided to either quit my job or take a 'leave of absence' for a year in order to finish up prerequisite courses before applying to medical school. I'm currently in a well paying job in consulting, and by the time I leave will...
  2. Lifelong_Learner

    Debt-Free Doctor. What should I put my money towards instead?

    Hi all, I have been thinking about this for such a long time, but I didn't know who to reach out to. Background: I am a Kauffman Scholar, as well as an awardee of several other scholarships. Kauffman Scholars, Inc is a scholarship program built to give underprivileged urban Greater Kansas...
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    Hospital's 401k Plan

    Just curious, during hospital orientation they had someone from an outside company talk about mutual funds being fantastic for an hour and then stated that there was no rational reason to opt out because it wouldn't effect how much you saw from your salary. In fact, they argued that you save...
  4. magicmadnessmedicine

    USMLE Rx Step 1 Discount Code (50% off)

    I am sharing a discount code for the USMLE Rx 360 12 month package. This provides you with access to all their content. I know I will be doing all the practice questions from USMLE Rx, Kaplan, and UWorld before Step. Only available for a limited amount of time. This is a 50% discount from their...
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    Pay off student loan debt or add to savings?

    Was thinking about this issue and wasn't sure what was the right answer. But there is a rational approach to this issue. Take a look at this article: http://radsresident.com/2016/09/16/student-loans-vs-savings/ What do you think?
  6. SrJulio

    Where do you buy DAT prep materials?

    I know a lot of resources are free and online, but some people have suggested some great resources in print, like the DAT destroyer, kaplan blue book, etc. Where can I find used ones cheaply? I have seen used MACT books in thrift stores, but not for DAT