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Private Student Loan Co-signers Beware: Understand the Risks

In today’s marketplace, many private loans require a co-signer as a safeguard.  Often, the co-signer is a parent or relative.  Rarely is a co-signer a stranger, unless they fully...

Jose Espada • Date: 3/8/17

Are Physicians today Doctors of Debt? – Adapted from an entry in Kevin MD.

In August, our incoming medical students will receive a clean, crisp, new white coat. ...

Jose Espada • 7/19/17

Private Student Loan Co-signers Beware: Understand the Risks

In today’s marketplace, many private loans require a co-signer as a safeguard.  Often, the...

Jose Espada • 3/8/17

Medical Students, Don’t be a Victim of Consumer Fraud!

With more financial transactions taking place online and technologies designed to capture these transactions...

Jose Espada • 12/23/16

A Physician’s Fork in the Road: Student Loan Repayment, Forgiveness, and Refinancing

Recently published in the New England Journal of Medicine Resident 360 under "Managing Medical...

Jose Espada • 7/18/16

The Cost of Preparing for the USMLE Step 1

Second year medical students are gearing up for what has been coined the most...

Jose Espada • 11/13/15

Buying a Car as a Medical Student

I am nervous when Dr. Haywood speaks to the medical students at our campus...

Jose Espada • 11/4/15

A financial perspective to Interviewing and relocating to a residency program.

Summer and early fall, reminds me of what is at stake for fourth year...

Jose Espada • 10/23/15

Should I join the military to pay for medical school?

I recently read an entry in the “The White Coat Investor” regarding the decision...

Jose Espada • 8/17/15