Money Matters

How to protect yourself against long-term care costs

March 11, 2017

One of the frequently asked questions in the financial planning discussion is: “How can I protect myself against the possibility of long-term health care expenses?” This subject is a concern for most Americans. A recent survey of over 10,000 affluent investors, conducted by Spectrem Group and Vanguard Financial, found that long-term care was the top concern among individuals with $5 million to $25 million in assets.

5 reasons that prevent eyeMDs from being happier

December 24, 2016

After working with ophthalmologists across the country for over 20 years, Grande Financial Services have heard firsthand from hundreds of ophthalmologists about what stresses them out and what detracts from their happiness. We have outlined here five reasons why physicians deprive themselves of more happiness.

Is ‘retirement’ based on outdated rules?

July 15, 2016

When considering retirement, today's physicians need to outline their current financial situation; list and prioritize goals; and have a plan prepared that will show if their objectives are based in financial reality.

Personal Debt Reduction

July 05, 2016

Should I pay off debt or invest money? Learn More

Grande Financial Services

June 01, 2016

Ophthalmology Times and the Grande Financial Services Inc. are pleased to announce an addition to its collaboration. Together, we are launching this Money Matters financial educational landing page. In this video, learn about Grande Financial Services and what this page hopes to provide physicians.

Pay off debt or invest my money: What is the right way to go?

May 27, 2016

This is a question we often get from doctors. It is an interesting question, because there are a couple of opinions about what the right thing to do is. There is never a cookie-cutter answer.

Why market timing cannot beat a disciplined strategy

March 15, 2016

If investors are not in the market when it begins to move up again, they may miss a large gain. It is virtually impossible to accurately enter at the top or bottom of the market, especially consistently.

Congress closes some Social Security loopholes

February 01, 2016

A financial question that surfaces frequently, usually from physicians ages 55 years and older, is: “When and how should my spouse and I take our Social Security benefits?” These types of questions recently got complicated with the recent passage of new legislation by the U.S. Congress.

Ophthalmology Times introduces Money Matters financial educational resource center

December 19, 2015

Ophthalmology Times and the Grande Financial Services Inc. are pleased to announce an addition to its continued collaboration. Together, we are launching this Money Matters Resource Center. This project is included as part of the Practice Management section of the publication.