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Are you an MD? Then These 5 Things Should Factor Most When Creating Your Financial Plan

Medical professionals spend their lives caring for others, but that doesn’t mean their own financial well-being should be left on the back-burner. From the moment a doctor earns his or her MD to the day they hang up their white coat for good, medical professionals face unique financial hurdles, dilemmas and questions. Here are five key components every medical professional should consider when putting together their financial plan.

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Working With a Physician-Friendly Advisor Is Crucial for Healthcare Professionals. 4 Signs to Look for When Choosing an Advisor

Medical school students graduate with an average student loan debt of $192,000, according to a 2017 survey.1 And with a demanding career ahead of them, most healthcare workers could use the help of a dedicated financial professional. From tackling student loan debt to preparing for retirement, an advisor can help take the lead on managing your biggest financial goals. As you begin your search for a financial partner, consider looking out for these four signs.

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The Unstable Future of the Physician’s Income

While compensation is certainly not the sole driver for aspiring physicians to enter the medical field, there is no doubt that physician compensation in the past has definitely been something that makes the long years of schooling and residency more palatable.  But, current regulatory and economic pressures is challenging that post-residency reality and putting significant financial strain on doctors now and moving forward.

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Four Signs to Look For When Choosing a Physician-Friendly Advisor

According to a 2017 survey, medical school students graduate with an average student loan debt of $192,000.1 With a demanding career ahead of them, most healthcare workers could use the help of a dedicated financial professional. From tackling student loan debt to preparing for retirement, an advisor can help take the lead on managing your biggest financial goals. As you begin your search for a financial partner, consider looking out for these four signs.

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3 Tough (Yet Inevitable) Financial Questions Early Career Physicians Must Answer

There is no doubt about it, becoming a physician is not easy. You spend years training to be able to make life-altering decisions, sometimes at a moment’s notice. Chances are you feel comfortable making these types of calls, but less confident when it comes to making major decisions that affect your finances. And who can blame you? Decades of demanding medical education may have prepared you to become a great physician, but offers little in the way of financial guidance. But discomfort or trepidations aside, you’ll have some tough decisions nonetheless.

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