Stay Financially Fit

Money can be a source of stress for anyone, but in particular veterinarians. Although you want to treat every pet to the best of your ability, you deserve to be financially compensated for your services and it can be hard sometimes to collect payment. Dealing with paying off college debts, mortgages, daily expenses and saving for the future can become a significant source of stress. The Tennessee Veterinary Wellness Program has provided some links and resources that may help alleviate some of your financial worries.

Here are some tips for personal financial wellness:

  • Create a comprehensive financial plan for the future
  • Ensure you have adequate disability protection
  • Get life insurance coverage

  • Invest in a retirement plan
  • Reduce credit card debt
  • Set aside some of your income in case of an emergency