Logo - springer
Slogan - springer

Medicine | The Physician's Guide to Investing - A Practical Approach to Building Wealth

The Physician's Guide to Investing

A Practical Approach to Building Wealth

Doroghazi, Robert

2nd ed. 2009

A product of Humana Press
Available Formats:
eBook
Information

Springer eBooks may be purchased by end-customers only and are sold without copy protection (DRM free). Instead, all eBooks include personalized watermarks. This means you can read the Springer eBooks across numerous devices such as Laptops, eReaders, and tablets.

You can pay for Springer eBooks with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

After the purchase you can directly download the eBook file or read it online in our Springer eBook Reader. Furthermore your eBook will be stored in your MySpringer account. So you can always re-download your eBooks.

 
$29.99

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-60761-134-9

digitally watermarked, no DRM

Included Format: PDF and EPUB

download immediately after purchase


learn more about Springer eBooks

add to marked items

Softcover
Information

Softcover (also known as softback) version.

You can pay for Springer Books with Visa, Mastercard, American Express or Paypal.

Standard shipping is free of charge for individual customers.

 
$39.99

(net) price for USA

ISBN 978-1-60327-543-9

free shipping for individuals worldwide

usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days


add to marked items

  • Provides commonsense and advanced advice that all investor, physicians and non-physicians, will find profitable
  • Written by highly successful cardiologist and investor
  • Retains easy-to-read and anecdotal approach that brought a letter of endorsement from Warren E. Buffet for the first edition, as well as positive reviews from several medical journals, including the American Journal of Cardiology, Mayo Clinic Proceedings, and American Journal of Gastroenterology
  • Expanded contents cover more topicsm such as the importance of financial instruction for health professionals, cash, managing finances and divorce, precious metals and commodities, art and other collectibles, online investing, and charity

In comments that were unfortunately prescient, Dr. Doroghazi said in the first edition "the author feels we are currently experiencing a real estate bubble." And in anticipation of the credit crisis, he said "banks are far too lenient in their lending practices...the problem is that bankers are often not lending their own money…considering that a significant percentages of mortgages are sold to Fannie Mae (FNM) and Freddie Mac (FRE), the problem is now actually everyone’s."

      This new and expanded edition provides commonsense advice that all investors, physicians and non-physicians will find profitable in these difficult times. Learn about the power of thrift, the magnificence of compound interest, the malevolence of debt and the perniciousness of fees. See how to pay off the mortgage by age 45, fund your children’s education and retire at a reasonable age rather than continue to work because you must.

      This book is unique, providing advice you will find nowhere else, such as how to deal with bankers and real estate agents on your terms rather than theirs, how to save one-quarter or more on restaurant bills, the importance of charity, and why lack of financial instruction is the greatest deficiency of medical education in the United States.
          Dr. Doroghazi was a successful physician and is a successful investor. He paid his own way through college and medical school, graduating with Honors from the University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine, and was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha. He completed his training in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital and Cardiology at Barnes Hospital. After retiring at age 54, he writes The Physician Investor Newsletter and is active in many charitable and civic organizations.

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Asset Allocation - Bonds - Finance - Financial Planning - Investing - Investment - Investments - Mutual Funds - Stocks

Related subjects » Internal Medicine - Medicine

Table of contents / Sample pages 

Popular Content within this publication 

 

Articles

Read this Book on Springerlink

Services for this book

New Book Alert

Get alerted on new Springer publications in the subject area of Medicine (general).