Your Vital $igns is the source for tips on making the most of your personal finances as a health professional. Struggling to stay on top of your practice's money as well as your own? The financial advisors at McGill Advisors, a division of Brightworth, share their expertise to help you meet the unique challenges faced by dentists, doctors, and other health professionals.
Your Money and Your Life
Sure, you know what you have in your checking account. But do you understand your relationship with money in terms of psychology and attachment style? The Your Vital Signs team is joined by Ed Coambs, MBA, MA, CFP®, CFT-I™, LMFT... a firefighter who transitioned to financial planning and family counseling. Together, they explore how people feel about money, and ways to avoid some dangerous traps.
Smart Dentists, Smart Growth
How do you grow your practice, and how much is enough? Every dentist is challenged with leadership, staffing, and growing a practice that rewards them now and in the future. Herman is joined by Ben Shaver of Venture Practices to address these challenges, and even challenge some assumptions you might have.
Will You Run Out of Money in Retirement?
It's easy to make a rosy retirement plan, but is it a realistic one? Andrew Kobylski joins us to look at how to stress test your plan against real-world factors. You may be surprised at the impact a seemingly minor change can have on your financial future.
We all hear about burnout, but even in the recent stressful months we usually try to ignore it or deny it. In this episode, Dr. Assad Mounzer, MD joins us to discuss the toll of burnout, how to recognize it, and how to recover. A certified professional life coach, mindfulness teacher, and poet, Assaad brings clarity and compassion to help listeners focus on what matters most to them in life.
The Pandemic, the Markets, and the Road Ahead
In this episode Jeff Harrell, Director of Portfolio Management at McGill Advisors joins us to look at the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on markets, what recovery means, and the benefit of a balanced approach to investing. If you like your investment insights delivered with enthusiasm and pragmatism, you can't miss this.