The Pharmacy Disruptor

Who is the pharmacy disruptor? In this blog post, we’ll take a look at who is the most promising pharmacy disruptor to date. Every industry has its own disruptors, in the technology sector you’ve got Facebook, Google, and YouTube leading the way. Pharmacy is an old industry long dominated by brick and mortar stores. They generate their revenue from dispensing

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I Will Teach You to be Rich Summary

In this post, I will go over the top five takeaways from Ramit Sethi’s book: I will teach you to be rich. I will teach you to be rich Becoming rich isn’t something that only happens to Ivy League graduates, elite athletes or lottery winners. Anyone can become rich. What you need to do is to define what being rich

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Best investing apps in 2019

What are the best investing apps out there in 2019? When it comes to investing, yup, you guessed it right, there’s an app for that! In traditional investing, you need a couple of thousand dollars to get started with either through ETFs or index mutual funds. Enter micro-investing apps. In today’s high-tech world, there are easier ways for you to

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The Intelligent Investor Summary

The Intelligent Investor In today’s post, I will summarize and discuss the top takeaways from the book, “The Intelligent Investor” by Benjamin Graham. Warren Buffet, one of the most successful investors the world has ever known has this to say about the book. The best book on investing, ever written. Warren Buffet Investment vs. Speculation Graham defines investment as: One

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50/30/20 budgeting rule of thumb

What is the 50/30/20 rule budgeting rule One of the most important things in personal finance is to get intimate with your expenses and have a budget in place. And one of the simplest budgeting rules of thumb is the 50/30/20 system. Senator and Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren coined the 50/30/30 rule in her book “All Your Worth: The

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The Financial Literacy Test

Ever wonder how financially literate you are? Take the financial literacy test here and find out! The quiz is from The National Financial Capability Study (NFCS) is a project of the FINRA Investor Education Foundation (FINRA Foundation). For your convenience, here are the questions: Financial Literacy Test: Question 1. Suppose you have $100 in a savings account earning 2 percent

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Interesting Personal Finance Articles

Enjoy this week’s top financial articles from the likes of Forbes, Fortune, etc. 10 Money Mistakes to Avoid in Your 30s From a financial standpoint, your thirties are the most critical decade of your life. By avoiding the items on this list you’ll radically improve your financial future and even position yourself for early retirement. High-Earning Millennials Have a Debt Problem! 

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Is a Pharmacist CV Necessary?

You are familiar with a resume but you may or may not be too familiar with a pharmacist cv (curriculum vitae). This post will guide you on the best practices on how to write a pharmacist CV and resume based upon my own experiences and research. What is a Pharmacist CV? A summary of a job applicant’s professional experience and

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The Fiverr Millionaire

What is Fiverr? Is Fiverr a viable side hustle? Apparently, it is, you can earn a lot more than $5, in fact, you can be a Fiverr Millionaire! In this post, I will summarize how four individuals were able to scale their Fiverr freelancing work and earned seven-figures to become a millionaire in the process. Fiverr is a global online marketplace

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Sunday reading list

Welcome to the first edition of the Sunday financial reading for pharmacy professionals! These are some of my favorite articles I read this recently. Happy reading! Which Should You Fund First: Your 401k or IRA? Article Intro When saving for retirement there are many different strategies and savings vehicles available. The two most popular are 401 (k) and IRA. He’s

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Top Pharmacy Schools in Texas 2019

Do you know which pharmacy school is the top pharmacy schools in Texas? Ever since high school I’ve been infatuated with college rankings. In particular, I love browsing through the US News rankings. There are other college rankings out there but US News is probably the most known and widely cited. They have been ranking colleges since 1983! The latest

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Top Ten Personal Finance and Pharmacy Blogs List

This top ten list is not any particular order. The following are blogs that are my favorites when it comes to personal finance, pharmacy or both! Money Under 30 This is one of the highly recommended personal finance blogs online. Frugal Asian Finance The title is self explanatory! Another FIRE participant with very interesting topics. Financially Alert Follow the very

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How to start a blog in 2019

This post may contain affiliate links, please read our affiliate policy for more details. Starting a blog ranked highly in most recommendations for a side hustle. While it is tough to stand out in a crowded arena if you find a good niche and put forth a genuine effort. I believe you can be successful. I started this blog as

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