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The Resident Doctors of BC

2017
01
11

Financial Resolutions

It’s the start of a new year, and time to make your annual resolutions. Consider making a financial resolution this year. Below are a couple common resolutions and some tips to help you be successful.

2016
09
08

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...

2016
07
19

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...