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Credit Cards: Why So Much Fuss?

By now you may have noticed an increasing number of credit card offers via mail, email, and more recently even through social media. For many credit card companies, physicians are among the most sought after clients because they tend to have higher...

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Private Equity 101

Private equity (PE) has quietly been reshaping the physician practice landscape for years, but now with increasing deal activity it has become impossible to ignore. As we explore this topic we will address its impact on physicians from various...

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How Can We Achieve Our Dream Lifestyle

In a word – goals. Just set them and then chase them with pitbull-like tenacity. Sorry to remove all the suspense but that is all it takes. Simple, right? Absolutely. Easy? Absolutely not. It is all in the execution. As the old saying goes: “The...

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The Power of Networking

Networking … just the thought of it makes some people want to head for the exit.  It’s like eating broccoli. You know you need to do it but just don’t want to. So let’s discuss ways we can make it more palatable, perhaps even enjoyable. Before...

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Mortgage 101: Paying for Your Home

Do the words “loan-to-value ratio”, “debt-to-income ratio” or “adjustable-rate mortgage” make you scratch your head? Don’t worry, you’re not alone! If you’re reading this article you are probably in the market for buying a home, and although you may...