AHP Blog: The Veterinary Practice Owner’s 4-Step Guide to Selecting Employee Health Benefits
Veterinary practice owners are dedicated to health. It’s the foundation of a lifelong commitment to animals. But while veterinary practice owners and managers are experts on caring for animals, navigating the confusing world of employee health, is, well, a whole different animal.
Preventive Dental Care in the New YearRead more
The new year is a great time to schedule dental checkups and cleanings.0
5 Reasons You Don’t Have Disability Insurance (And Why You Should Reconsider)In Disability Insurance onRead more
Though 65% of people agree most individuals need disability insurance to protect their income, only 48% believe they need it personally. And an even smaller percentage—20% to be exact—actually have it.
3 Mighty Powers of InsuranceIn Financial Health, Insurance onRead more
Thanks for checking out the final post of AVMA LIFE Trust’s financial health series! If you missed our previous post, which examines transformative debt reduction strategies, you can catch up here.
New Federal Rule May Expand Health Insurance Options for VeterinariansRead more
The U.S. Department of Labor issued a final rule yesterday allowing for the resumption of some association health plans, following up on an executive order signed last fall by President Donald Trump. The AVMA and AVMA LIFE Trust are evaluating the details of this complex rule, and we’re cautiously optimistic that it will allow AVMA LIFE to resume offering health insurance to some AVMA members.
4 Keys to Conquering DebtIn Debt, Financial Health, Veterinary Medicine onRead more
Welcome to the fourth post of AVMA LIFE Trust’s financial health series! If you need to catch up on post three, which covers smart retirement strategies, you can find it here. Today, we’re toppling the tyrant currently enslaving 80% of the American population: debt.
4 Secrets to a Splendid RetirementRead more
Welcome to the third post of AVMA LIFE Trust’s financial health series! If you didn’t catch our second post on growing your wealth, you can check it out here. This time we’re tackling a topic that will leave your finances in shambles if you fail to properly prepare for it—retirement.
4 Ways to Become WealthierRead more
Welcome back to AVMA LIFE Trust’s five-part financial health series! If you missed our first post on how to heal an ailing credit score, you can catch up here. Otherwise, keep reading, because this time we’re curing an affliction that has sent countless affluent individuals spiraling into bankruptcy—the failure to live below your means.
5 Tips to Improve Your Credit ScoreRead more
It’s no secret that veterinarians have a healthy earning potential. Still, many people don’t understand that a comfortable income doesn’t guarantee financial wellbeing.
USDA Looking for Veterinarians to Practice in Shortage AreasRead more
This week, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) announced 2018 veterinary shortage areas for the Veterinary Medicine Loan Repayment Program (VMLRP). In total, NIFA has designated 187 areas across the country as having inadequate access to livestock and public health veterinarians.
Discover the Graduate Guarantee Acceptance ProgramRead more
After countless lectures, exhausting exams, and all-night study sessions, you’re close to earning your DVM. What comes next? A well-rounded insurance portfolio—courtesy of the Graduate Guarantee Acceptance Program from the AVMA LIFE Trust.