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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jul 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
According to Gallup's annual Personal Finance poll, American's top financial worry is retirement.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Jun 01, 2005
I will be receiving a retirement plan distribution when I change jobs. I intend to roll it over to my new employer's plan and have been told that such a rollover will avoid a 20 percent withholding tax.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Think you know where your personal finances stand? If you're married, your spouse likely sees family earnings and expenses differently.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Student loan rates are at historic lows, says Veterinary Economics Personal Finance Editor Fritz Wood, CPA, CFP, but not for long. Wood says recent and soon-to-be graduates should act now to consolidate their student loans.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Apr 01, 2005
By dvm360.com staff
Three-quarters of people still paying off their student loans say the payments are large enough to keep them from buying a car or a house, says the Cambridge Consumer Credit Index.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Dec 01, 2004
Small business owners are particularly vulnerable to the risks of a prolonged illness or disability, because they're often the business's main asset. In other words, the business's success often depends on the owner's ability to earn income. As a business owner, you need to protect both your personal and business income. And the right insurance provides that protection.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Dec 01, 2004
Financial planning early in your career is perhaps the most important thing you can do to make sure you accomplish your personal and professional goals. In fact, the day you leave school would be a great time to start planning. But regardless of your age or career stage, it's never too late to gain value from a hard look at your financial situation and advice from a financial advisor who can help you identify and implement your financial plan. Here are the essential components of a financial plan:
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Nov 01, 2004
How much am I expected to contribute to my associates' retirement plans? Does this count as part of the compensation my associate earned based on production?
Nov 01, 2004
Cleveland—Though many veterinarians fret about student loans prohibiting them from buying a practice, the real killer is revolving credit, such as credit cards and car loans.
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VETERINARY ECONOMICS: Oct 01, 2004
My partner recently received information about her Social Security benefits. Should I have received a statement too?
Feb 04, 2004
If students begin curbing all unhealthy spending habits while in school, academic leaders say they can trim the size of their pending student loan repayment substantially upon graduation.
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DVM360 MAGAZINE: Dec 01, 2001
I left the exam room for just a few minutes to get a shot of penicillin for her dog. By the time I got back, Mrs. Quibble was hopping mad.