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by TheNightsToCome
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:33 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?
Replies: 180
Views: 11014

Re: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?

I did the same, but I disagree. It does cost money. For example if you want to travel you need at least t fly and to take time off work. Both cost money. During my 20s I used my regular vacation time to fly to NYC, LA, Miami, Chicago, and Minneapolis. It wasn't too difficult to scrape up enough mon...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:11 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?
Replies: 180
Views: 11014

Re: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?

There's no such thing as apples to apples. There is nowhere in Kansas with the nightlife, concerts, professional sports teams, restaurants, art, and museums to be found in the NYC area. Indulging in a lot of those city extras is incompatible with saving a lot. Generally speaking, living your life i...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Nov 03, 2018 2:02 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?
Replies: 180
Views: 11014

Re: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?

Having lived in a LCOL area for 20 years and now in a HCOL area, I must say that the critical difference between the two isn't really the lack of stadiums, museums, restaurants, and other entertainment venues etc in the former. These amenities aren't really all that important. The amenities that ma...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Nov 03, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?
Replies: 180
Views: 11014

Re: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?

Having lived in a LCOL area for 20 years and now in a HCOL area, I must say that the critical difference between the two isn't really the lack of stadiums, museums, restaurants, and other entertainment venues etc in the former. These amenities aren't really all that important. The amenities that ma...
by TheNightsToCome
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:13 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?
Replies: 180
Views: 11014

Re: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?

We lived for 20 years in a LCOL. My wife and I are physicians. We did residency training in Chicago, after which we moved to a small college town in the Midwest where we practiced for 20 years. Our incomes in this LCOL area were actually at par or higher than physician incomes in HCOL areas. Fewer ...
by TheNightsToCome
Thu Nov 01, 2018 11:02 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?
Replies: 180
Views: 11014

Re: Is it more advantageous to live in HCOL or LCOL area in terms of financial independence?

I do believe that WHITECOATINVESTOR noted on his blog that many medical professionals make more money is raw dollars in smaller more remote locations: https://www.whitecoatinvestor.com/geographic-arbitrage-pof/ From his article: According to Doximity, a general surgeon in New York City can expect t...
by TheNightsToCome
Mon Oct 15, 2018 8:17 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: trip to Grand Cayman & dieting [while on vacation]
Replies: 40
Views: 2762

Re: trip to Grand Cayman & dieting

I went to Grand Cayman with family twice, once in 1996 and once in 1997. We rented beachfront condos on Seven Mile Beach and enjoyed both stays. The diving and snorkeling is excellent in Grand Cayman. The visibility was excellent. I highly recommend a shore dive at Eden Rock (https://www.edenrockdiv...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Oct 13, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Weigh in on our Marital Argument =)-- HCOL edition
Replies: 70
Views: 5535

Re: Weigh in on our Marital Argument =)-- HCOL edition

Other questions people have asked: why do we let our parents stay with us? Well, we are 1st gen Asian immigrants (me as a kid, husband as a teen) with parents who lived in near poverty to save to send us to college. In Asian culture, it’s a grave insult to ask elderly parents to stay somewhere else...
by TheNightsToCome
Wed Oct 10, 2018 7:33 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: When will you backup the truck on stocks
Replies: 102
Views: 9877

Re: When will you backup the truck on stocks

badger42 wrote:
Wed Oct 10, 2018 6:32 pm
CAPE10 below 20
CAPE below 10 for me -- for "backing up the truck."
by TheNightsToCome
Wed Oct 10, 2018 10:06 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Lucrative careers?
Replies: 467
Views: 44860

Re: Lucrative careers?

Two thoughts for the OP: 1. It is simply not true that most six-figure jobs require 60-80 hours/week. Think about it, that’s 12 hours a day for five days straight. What kind of “normal” job requires this much work? Most people who work at a MegaCorp are able to attain six-figures by 10 years in, th...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:24 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Dayton, Ohio -- Worth Visiting?
Replies: 39
Views: 3061

Re: Dayton, Ohio -- Worth Visiting?

I grew up in Cincinnati and lived in Dayton for 10 years. We were so happy to leave Dayton. We returned a few years ago to see some old friends, and Dayton had only become shabbier. IMO, the Air Force museum is the only attraction worth seeing in Dayton. Downtown Dayton is just nothing. I don’t rem...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Sep 25, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Which type of Primary Care Physician?
Replies: 54
Views: 4234

Re: Which type of Primary Care Physician?

I recommend an internist rather than a FP.
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Sep 15, 2018 12:02 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: If you're FI, or close to FI, are still fighting to climb the Corp. Ladder?
Replies: 118
Views: 11575

Re: If you're FI, or close to FI, are still fighting to climb the Corp. Ladder?

Every month on the corporate website my company lists the current and former employees who have died. They used to list the age at which they died, but stopped doing that several year ago (so these days I have no idea how old they were). Reading this is both a sobering and instructive experience. A...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Sep 11, 2018 10:38 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: MBA vs Home Ownership
Replies: 24
Views: 2076

Re: MBA vs Home Ownership

I earned CFA first, then graduated from Booth with concentrations in finance and accounting. The CFA is a good foundation, but I learned much more at Booth. If I was your age I would plan to obtain the MBA (and the CFA, albeit the latter would be less important once you have the MBA), and if your in...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Aug 11, 2018 3:21 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can we afford to stay in HCOL area?
Replies: 92
Views: 9751

Re: Can we afford to stay in HCOL area?

I think it boils down to expectations and the meaning of the term "comfortable" to people who are wealthy. A household making $365K/year is in the 98.7th percentile in the USA. Only 1.3% of American households make more than that. https://dqydj.com/household-income-percentile-calculator-2016/ By ob...
by TheNightsToCome
Wed Aug 08, 2018 9:27 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Personal liability issues as a result of hiring uninsured & unlicensed handyman
Replies: 33
Views: 3776

Re: Personal liability issues as a result of hiring uninsured & unlicensed handyman

Would people here worry about licensure, etc, for a handyman doing jobs less dangerous? For example, we have a “yard guy” who mows and does light pruning. Do people check on licensure, etc, for landscaping companies? Is homeowners insurance and umbrella insurance enough? Gasdoc I have an umbrella p...
by TheNightsToCome
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How many years till FIRE? Which path would you choose?
Replies: 38
Views: 4865

Re: How many years till FIRE? Which path would you choose?

- 150K/yr x25 = 3.75MM. - your NW: 1.8MM - 1.1MM = 0.7MM. - adding 270K/yr, at 5%. probably <10 years. - likely making hay while the sun then leaving CA is the most optimal path. Do you seriously expect a 70/30 AA to yield a 5% real return (i.e., after inflation)? That sounds overly optimistic to m...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Aug 04, 2018 12:19 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: How many years till FIRE? Which path would you choose?
Replies: 38
Views: 4865

Re: How many years till FIRE? Which path would you choose?

- 150K/yr x25 = 3.75MM. - your NW: 1.8MM - 1.1MM = 0.7MM. - adding 270K/yr, at 5%. probably <10 years. - likely making hay while the sun then leaving CA is the most optimal path. Do you seriously expect a 70/30 AA to yield a 5% real return (i.e., after inflation)? That sounds overly optimistic to m...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: How does one become a financial advisor?
Replies: 34
Views: 2428

Re: How does one become a financial advisor?

maybe im not being clear. there would be no management, no AUM, no executing trades. just pay per use, review/consulting type of info. like my example: show me your 401k options, here is the best portfolio you can make in this % based on you AA, etc, etc. thank you, that will be $100. Your intent i...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:34 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: How does one become a financial advisor?
Replies: 34
Views: 2428

Re: How does one become a financial advisor?

Most states have a de minimis exemption: https://www.ncsregcomp.com/register-not-register-notice-file-not-mean-investment-advisers/ In my home state (back in 2009), one could take on up to 5 clients with up to $15M in assets before one was required to become a Registered Investment Adviser. From my...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:10 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: How does one become a financial advisor?
Replies: 34
Views: 2428

Re: How does one become a financial advisor?

along the lines of being a boglehead, do you need a series 6, etc. to tell someone "hey you have vtsax and vtblx in your 401k, use that. and then put vtiax in your rIRA" and charge them lets say $100? If you aren't properly licensed it is illegal to charge, or accept chickens or goats, for financia...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:04 am
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: How does one become a financial advisor?
Replies: 34
Views: 2428

Re: How does one become a financial advisor?

At the lowest level, how to you get to the point you can legally offer financial advice? does it require a degree? Could you get a brokers license and open your own shop? Lets just say you want to do it part time and help your family and friends (i know.. i know..) At the highest level, could you b...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jul 21, 2018 11:12 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Salary vs. Lifestyle
Replies: 142
Views: 17853

Re: Salary vs. Lifestyle

I've made the opposite choice, but only after reaching financial independence. I'm now working 40% less for 40% lower pay than I did as a full-timer. No regrets. :beer -PoF PoF (and anyone else with an opinion) - if you were starting over would you do it the same way with working hard until FI and ...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jul 21, 2018 10:54 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Salary vs. Lifestyle
Replies: 142
Views: 17853

Re: Salary vs. Lifestyle

smitcat wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 11:17 am
livesoft wrote:
Wed Jul 18, 2018 10:58 am
Everybody I know that has had higher salary has figured out a way to enjoy life while earning a higher salary. I think much of the pain now stuff is just talk to make the wealthy feel more normal and not get hassled by the less well off.
Yes - exactly.
Then you haven't been there.
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:44 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Questioning insurance valuation for homeowners
Replies: 24
Views: 1495

Re: Questioning insurance valuation for homeowners

I had this conversation with State Farm last week. Eighty percent of the company's replacement cost estimate is just slightly less than the market value of similar homes in the area, and slightly more than I paid for the home 3 years ago. If our home burns to the ground the 80% figure will be enoug...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:22 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Would you trade experiences in your youth for early retirement
Replies: 81
Views: 5990

Re: Would you trade experiences in your youth for early retirement

Cyclesafe wrote:
Fri Jul 13, 2018 9:49 am
It doesn't necessarily require lots of money to have a fulfilling life while saving and investing for retirement. Plenty of poor people have fulfilling lives. It's all about choices.
+1

I had the most interesting experiences of my life in my 20s when I had no money at all.
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jul 14, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Questioning insurance valuation for homeowners
Replies: 24
Views: 1495

Re: Questioning insurance valuation for homeowners

I had this conversation with State Farm last week. Eighty percent of the company's replacement cost estimate is just slightly less than the market value of similar homes in the area, and slightly more than I paid for the home 3 years ago. If our home burns to the ground the 80% figure will be enough...
by TheNightsToCome
Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Deciding how much to spend on home remodeling
Replies: 22
Views: 2068

Re: Deciding how much to spend on home remodeling

Architects are not always good at estimating cost, so your $60-120K range could actually be $120-200K when you talk to a builder and select your finishes and fixtures. Especially if you are looking at structural changes like taking out walls or moving the kitchen in an area with high cost and short...
by TheNightsToCome
Wed Jul 11, 2018 7:42 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Deciding how much to spend on home remodeling
Replies: 22
Views: 2068

Re: Deciding how much to spend on home remodeling

Architects are not always good at estimating cost, so your $60-120K range could actually be $120-200K when you talk to a builder and select your finishes and fixtures. Especially if you are looking at structural changes like taking out walls or moving the kitchen in an area with high cost and short...
by TheNightsToCome
Mon Jul 09, 2018 12:10 am
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

jacoavlu wrote:
Sun Jul 08, 2018 11:45 pm
TheNightsToCome wrote:
Sun Jun 03, 2018 8:42 pm
I just want to be able to focus on a task and be left alone to work -- without a beeper interruption every few minutes.
Do you really still wear a beeper? I haven’t seen a doctor with one in like a decade.
Cell phones have replaced beepers.
by TheNightsToCome
Sun Jul 08, 2018 9:34 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

I just saw this 60 Minutes segment on Professor Shon Hopwood, the college dropout and bank robber who served 11 years in prison and then went on to become a Georgetown law professor: https://www.cbsnews.com/news/60-minutes-meet-a-convicted-felon-who-became-a-georgetown-law-professor/. Although he ha...
by TheNightsToCome
Mon Jun 25, 2018 9:59 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Second malpractice insurance necessary?
Replies: 27
Views: 2792

Re: Second malpractice insurance necessary?

I am aware most malpractice suits don't go to trial and those that do frequently side with the physician. I also know that the payouts usually are not over limits, but what is different about malpractice that this is the case? Why are people happy taking a million or less from a doctor but go for m...
by TheNightsToCome
Mon Jun 25, 2018 8:57 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Second malpractice insurance necessary?
Replies: 27
Views: 2792

Re: Second malpractice insurance necessary?

I appreciate in the input from you both. Again, I think the vast majority of people in our hospital keep the standard limits for the same reason you mentioned. The hope is the lawyer would go after the hospital for anything left rather than the doctor, but I don't know what ends up happening in rea...
by TheNightsToCome
Sun Jun 24, 2018 8:14 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: What is/ was your career and would you recommend it now?
Replies: 345
Views: 35821

Re: What is/ was your career and would you recommend it now?

Custom home builder, started my company in 1974 at age 23 with $5,000, no experience, no investors, non-working wife and small child. 1st 25 years I had good and bad (some really bad) and mostly average years. The last 20 years have been good, some have been great. Really great as far as income. I ...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jun 23, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: What is/ was your career and would you recommend it now?
Replies: 345
Views: 35821

Re: What is/ was your career and would you recommend it now?

Ophthalmologist-eye surgeon I work 8:00am-4:30pm Monday thru Friday. During these hours I do work my tail off and typically work thru lunch. The field is procedure based and we get quick, reliable, excellent results the vast majority of the time (cataract surgery/LASIK/eyelids). The pay is solid ~$...
by TheNightsToCome
Sun Jun 17, 2018 10:49 pm
Forum: Investing - Help with Personal Investments
Topic: Young and rich
Replies: 33
Views: 5532

Re: Young and rich

A balanced fund is inappropriate to use as risk of loss is quite real, in 2008, balanced funds declined as much as 20%+. I was the one who offered up 'balanced fund' allocation ranges for the $250K anticipated to be used for a future home purchase. I can certainly see your point of being more conse...
by TheNightsToCome
Sat Jun 16, 2018 2:45 pm
Forum: Investing - Theory, News & General
Topic: Mean Reversion in Long-Term Stock Returns?
Replies: 25
Views: 2288

Re: Mean Reversion in Long-Term Stock Returns?

From Ben Inker (GMO): "The first point to understand about stock returns is their relationship with GDP growth. In short, there isn’t one. Stock returns do not require a particular level of GDP growth, nor does a particular level of GDP growth imply anything about stock market returns. This has been ...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 12, 2018 11:03 pm
Forum: Personal Consumer Issues
Topic: Life in retirement - what did you do today?
Replies: 194
Views: 18617

Re: Life in retirement - what did you do today?

So, break it out for me. What was your happiness quotient for the following ages? 20 - 35 35 - 50 50 - 65 65 - 80 80 + I'd have to say that mine was highest for the first bracket by far and has declined for each bracket since. Funny, because in the younger years there is struggle, uncertainty, stre...
by TheNightsToCome
Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:52 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Why do we work?
Replies: 121
Views: 11198

Re: Why do we work?

Personally I enjoy what I do and wouldn't trade it for any other profession. I make good money and work from home 4 days out of the week and love all my coworkers. Last year I switched job and took a 6 month break in between to travel. At the end of it I started getting bored and itching to go back...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 8:01 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

As a long-time law professor, I'll add my two cents. 1. I agree that being a law professor is a great job and a great privilege, " a loophole on life " it has been called. But this is only true for people eager to work with students and publish research. It actually involves a lot of hours to do su...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:51 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

But instead I'm seeing a very tired cardiologist imagining the endpoint of the road not taken I think that describes many of us in middle age or later, which is the reason this thread generated so much activity... Imagining the endpoints of roads not taken, rethinking major past decisions, wonderin...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:46 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

I'm a lawprof at a top 30 school and have been a member of our hiring committee for many years. I skimmed the thread, so I apologize if I've missed something. If you want to go to law school because you are interested in the law, have the time/money, want to change careers, and just want to learn a...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

Congrats to the OP for exposing an issue that has resonated so sharply within the community. Many of us have worked hard and sacrificed much to achieve financial independence. Towards the end of this process we ask ourselves whether it has been worth it, whether we should really stop, and whether w...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:20 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

I am fascinated by this topic and frankly impressed very much by OP's tenacity. However, I can't help but feel that we have been here before and seen this "coin" earlier except we are now seeing the "other side" of the same coin. https://www.bogleheads.org/forum/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=249275 Unfortuna...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

I'm really enjoying this thread. After reading through it, I have a suggestion for you, OP. Take the LSAT and enroll in law school. You'll know within a semester if the law is for you. Most people who drop out of law school do so after they get their first semester exam results. If you do poorly on...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 7:04 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

You can probably get accepted to law school. Law schools might prefer someone not right out of college. It's hard to predict what will happen after law school. While it would be unusual, there have been some law professors who didn't go to law school, such as David Cay Johnston: https://en.wikipedi...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:58 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

OP, about teaching law: After a career in higher education (not in legal education), my sense is that search committes for tenure track jobs would likely not hire you because of your age. There will likely be hundreds of well-qualified applicants for each job, so top credentials don’t matter very m...
by TheNightsToCome
Tue Jun 05, 2018 6:45 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

This thread is so interesting, thank you OP for bringing your query here. I admire your obvious intellect, successes, curiosity, ambition and humility. And also your zen like responses which disarm even the most strident skeptics. Good luck to you whatever you decide. "And also your zen like respon...
by TheNightsToCome
Mon Jun 04, 2018 11:49 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

What about being a concierge cardiologist and just treat fewer patients that you handpick? Since money isn’t an issue, cut way back and just do the cases which appeal to you and refer out the rest? That would surely be easier and likely more satisfying than starting at the bottom in law school. Con...
by TheNightsToCome
Mon Jun 04, 2018 9:49 pm
Forum: Personal Finance (Not Investing)
Topic: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?
Replies: 276
Views: 15382

Re: Can a Retired 60 yo MD, MBA Start a Law Career?

What if you aren’t at the top of your class? Everyone at a T5 school is super smart. Then I lose. That could happen, but I'm willing to take my chances there. I am sorry to keep belaboring this point, but that seems so odd. You don't know if you would enjoy the law, let alone becoming an academic i...