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To Get Started on Your Financial Journey, Follow These Six Simple Steps:

-Dat & Aaron | Co-Founders

This popular and rapidly growing community has over 12,700+ Optometrists who are eager to help answer your financial questions, tips on how to invest and manage your student debt and finally to provide support and encouragement.  Also Dat and Aaron are also there daily to provide direct additional help.


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3. Start with this Article and Keep on Reading the Latest Posts!

Through education, discussion and tools; ODs on Finance seeks to be a universal resource on everything finance related.  We also seek to enable each and every optometrist to reach their true potential in their careers whether it be as an employee or practice owner.  Our goal is to see our colleagues both in optometry and other healthcare fields living debt free, financially unrestricted lives with a high net worth.


Financial freedom is one of the greatest gifts you can give yourself. Start Learning today! 

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Five Ways to Accumulate Short Term Wealth Through Investing

“How do I save money for the short-term to accomplish financial goals like saving for a down payment? A vehicle purchase? An engagement ring for my sweetheart? Or a rental property purchase?” These are questions that many young doctors ask us when we do our normal spew about long-term retirement investment. Everyone has different financial…

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Private Practice Spotlight – The Husband and Wife Team and their Cold Start Practice Duo

A few things come to mind when South Dakota is mentioned.  Vast state parks, enormous caves, Mount Rushmore and an old drug store are few that might ring a bell.  But how about a duo of successful cold start private practices? Probably not the first thing you thought about. Enter Jones Family Eyecare, a growing…

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Private Practice SpotLight: Starting Cold

Dr. Sam Johansen OD knows a thing or two about starting a practice cold. With two successful growing practices under his belt (in Greenwood, SC and Newberry, SC) and a third underway, Dr. Johansen exemplifies how hard working entrepreneurship mixed with faith and a fearless attitude can result in an ever growing network of business.…

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Health Savings Account (HSA)

What is a Health Saving Account (HSA) aka “Stealth IRA”? Alright, let’s chat about the Ninja in the Room (Haha, I crack myself up) which is the Health Saving Account (HSA). If you are enrolled in a high-deductible health insurance plan, you can open an HSA either outside or via your employer. For 2019, the…

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Purchasing a Practice – The 4 Methods of Valuing a Practice

There are a myriad of ways to calculate the value of the practice. Although some methods may be used more than others, there is no “100% correct way” of valuing a practice. Ultimately the value of a practice becomes a mutual agreement between the potential seller and potential buyer. The buyer assumes it to be…

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7 Reason why Indexed Universal/Whole Life Insurance Suck

During the lifetime of ODs on Finance, we have received quite a few messages from doctors, family and friends about Indexed Universal Life Insurance (IULs).  IULs are promoted to mimic the Index SP 500 return. They are basically Whole/University/Variable insurance in disguise and present a variety of unneeded complications. Don’t fall for them! An important…

4. Buy the Official "The Optometrist's Guide to Financial Freedom" Book

Co-founders Drs. Dat Bui and Aaron Neufeld created this comprehensive blueprint on techniques to overcome financial obstacles facing optometry students, residents, practicing doctors and other high-earning professionals.


This book strives to teach both young and experienced optometrists financial topics that were never taught in school, ranging from strategies on how to use a high-income salary to attack massive student debt, budgeting and saving for retirement, avoiding predatory advice from financial advisers, using tax strategies to save money, creating passive income, stepping into private practice ownership and how to build wealth through long-term investing in an ever-changing optometric world.


 

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5. Refinance Your Student Loans Today to Save Money!

Great news! Aaron and Dat were able to negotiate and advocate for the best term rates and cash back bonuses for all ODs on Finance members/users looking to refinance their student loans.


Starts thousands worth on interest and get up to $1000 Sign-Up Bonus today! 

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1.83% Variable | 2.15 Fixed

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1.36% Variable/ 2.11 Fixed

$400 + 6 months 0% Rate

1.97% Variable/ 2.59Fixed

$300

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6. Need Help with a Doctor's Home Mortgage? Disability/Life Insurance? Tax CPA?

Whether you are looking for the best re-financing lenders, insurance brokers, real estate help,  tax professionals or a book to read- this wonderful list of Recommended Resources for Optometrists and other high-earning professionals has you covered!


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