07
12
2016

The Gift of Emotional & Financial Health

As part of Resident Doctors of BC’s (RDBC) mission to promote the professional, personal, and financial well-being of residents, The Financial Literacy for Residents Program was launched as part of its benefits plan in 2011. The pre-launch process included consultations with Executive Director Pria...

08
09
2016

Residents and Financial Trifecta

Do you have a “financial trifecta”?: 6 digit debt load, 4 digit monthly income and 0 digit savings account. Do you ever feel anxiety or stress around the topic of money? Perhaps, it’s not knowing how to make or responsibly manage a budget, not knowing how much to save or even feeling like you are no...

19
07
2016

Make Managing Your Finances a Habit

Dr. Jason Baxter (not his real name) is looking forward to earning his first paycheque as a resident in family medicine this summer. It will be a welcome change from relying on student loans and his line of credit through the four years of medical school. Like all R1s in British Columbia, Jason’s sa...