Study: Long Work Hours Triple Women’s Risk Of Life Threatening Chronic Illnesses

Posted on: January 24, 2016 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Those of you in or recently out of residency will relate to this one: Long work hours over three decades or more significantly increase the incidence of severe, life threatening chronic diseases among women. That’s according to a recent study by Xiaoxi Yao, Ph.D., with the Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery at […]

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Beware of These Financial Scams

Posted on: January 22, 2016 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Doctors are nearly always highly intelligent. Medical school is no joke, and it weeds out a lot of people. But doctors tend to make incomes well above the average – and despite their substantial education and expertise in medicine, doctors are not normally financial, investing or tax experts. That makes doctors a tempting target for […]

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Best End of Year Tax Moves for Doctors

Posted on: January 13, 2016 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Looking to reduce your overall tax liability, boost your cash flow, or both? Here are several strategies you can use to ease the tax hit on you and your family this year and going into 2016. 1. Make a small extra payment on your student loan before December 31. Why? Because interest on student loans […]

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Social Security Disability Benefits Basics

Posted on: January 9, 2016 by Chuck Krugh, CFP

Unexpected disability, whether through injury or illness, can wreak havoc on most family’s finances. The financial toll isn’t limited to the disabled individual’s lost wages (which alone can be a crippling hit for most middle class families where a breadwinner is the one afflicted). The costs can even to friends and family members of the […]

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