Do you want less stress in your finances? Smarter Vet Financial Podcast is for all veterinarians that want to take that next step in their finances. Tom Seeko and CJ Burnett, the founders of Florida Veterinary Advisors, make financial topics simple to digest and include exclusive interviews with veterinarians and veterinary professionals.
Episode 40 - Are you keeping TOO much cash in your veterinary practice?
If you own a practice or are a relief vet you’ve probably wrestled with the question of how much money you should leave in your practice’s checking account. Today’s episode we are going to break down our thoughts on exactly just how much cash you should leave in your practice AND some ideas on what you can do with your cash if you find your practice checking account has too much of it...
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Episode 39 - What are you thankful for financially? (Thanksgiving & Black Friday Special)
Thanksgiving is next week followed by the BIGGEST shopping day of the year. As you might have experienced yourself, life is incredibly chaotic. It is easy to get distracted from the things that we find to be most important to us because we’re running from one thing to another. Thanksgiving is the day to reflect on those things that you have been blessed with.
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Bonus - The 5 to 7 Year Rolling Plan to Sell (Practice Owners)
Practice owners get to an age when they begin to consider how they will sell and exit their practice. What we commonly hear is that I plan to exit within "5 to 7 years" but the time passes without any definitive action. Listen to learn how to avoid this rolling period and to prepare in advance to exit your practice without constantly kicking the can down the road.
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Interview - Dr. Katie Ford, Veterinarian to Veterinary Coach
We spend quality time with Dr. Katie Ford from the UK to talk about where her journey when she started practicing veterinary medicine as an associate and then wanting more flexibility in her life to further pursue her passions. She now focuses on relief work to keep up her veterinary license but spends most of her time coaching other veterinarians. Listen in on her story and the amazing things she is doing in veterinary medicine.
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Episode 38 - Your biggest asset during your working career
Noooo. Your biggest asset is not your car. It’s not the value of your business. It’s not even your home (or your future home)! A lot of people are surprised that their greatest asset isn’t a thing they own BUT it still requires your attention in order to ensure that your future is a successful one. Today we are going to explore how to plan using your biggest asset!
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Interview - Dr. Julie Cappel, Practice Owner & Veterinary Life Coach
We spend time speaking with Dr. Julie Cappel on how she works with veterinarians and others in the veterinary community to do life better. Listen to learn a few tips and tricks that Julie provides on how to get a better handle on life and ways to get started in your own coaching journey.
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Entertaining and informative
I enjoy listening to the variety of topics CJ and Tom cover. They have interesting conversations that are helpful with present day finances and in planning for the future. I recommend to vet students, associate vets and hospital owners alike. I guarantee you’ll learn something beneficial to your household, career or business!
These podcasts are great! As a vet student, I’ve learned a lot through listening. You guys are hitting on some very important topics and are doing a great job of breaking them down. I am loving the personal financial topics and really enjoyed the three part series on buying or starting a vet practice. I love that this group fills the need for financial advising specific to the profession and is actively educating on platforms such as this. Every veterinary student needs to be subscribed!
As a veterinary student nearing graduation, I am SO glad to have stumbled across this podcast. I will certainly continue following and eagerly awaiting more financial pearls of wisdom to come!