Personal Finances | Veterinary Economics

Personal Finances

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VETTED: Oct 18, 2018
If a new graduate wants to to spread her wings in a structured learning environment, the cost of delayed earning may be too high—unless she plans to transform into a specialist.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 15, 2018
It keeps you awake at night. It overshadows every life decision. It may even make you question your career choice. But you can be free of the soul-sucking burden of your veterinary student debt—as long as you have the right information and the right plan.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 12, 2018
This associate started the week by finishing up a veterinary continuing education conference and then digging into a more normal work week, with a bonus of spending a little time with her extended family.
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FIRSTLINE: Oct 11, 2018
If your financial life as a veterinary professional still consists of putting cash into envelopes at the start of the month—or the online or Excel version of that—you should know there’s a better way.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Oct 11, 2018
Take a look at the numbers, and you see the student debt crisis is bigger than veterinary medicine. But the debt-to-income ratio makes our profession’s student loans particularly tough.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 05, 2018
This week, this vet muses about the steep cost of therapeutic diets for her four cats—and that’s with the professional discount.
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VETTED: Oct 05, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
Read the real reactions your colleagues in the veterinary world feel regarding their student debt.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 02, 2018
Ask around and do some research, says Dr. Karen Felsted to one brand-new relief veterinarian on the scene.
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FIRSTLINE: Sep 25, 2018
OK, there’s no spell for veterinary technicians or vet tech students to cast and make student debt disappear. Believe me, I’ve tried. However, the tips and tricks I’ve found along the way are pretty magical indeed.
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VETTED: Sep 07, 2018
When it comes to repaying veterinary school debt, are money-saving apps like Digit worth the download, or will the fine print cost more in the long run?
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VETTED: Aug 14, 2018
A little common sense—and some support from your veterinary colleagues—will keep you from being crushed by the mountain.
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VETTED: Apr 27, 2018
Feeling like you made a mistake becoming a veterinarian? You’re not alone—and you’ll get over it.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Feb 16, 2018
Just 41 percent would recommend the profession to a friend or family member; financial stress is a serious concern.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Jan 05, 2018
Are you a high-flying veterinarian by day and a reluctant veterinary practice manager by night? I don’t want to take the wind out of your cape, but your neglected alter ego may need a boost.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jan 02, 2018
By dvm360.com staff
If you can answer affirmatively to all 10 questions, you just might be perfect. If not, we have some reading suggestions that can help you make some valuable tweaks to your life and your veterinary clinic.