Important May Market Update

In this video, Derek Prusa will discuss the heightened market volatility experienced in recent days. We also review the health of the US economy and look at various asset class performance for the month of May so far, illustrating the importance of diversification. Get Financial Planning For Physicians & Their ... Read More

Renewed Tariff Fears Sink Markets

Following the best four-month start to a year for US stocks since 1999, markets retreated as renewed tariff fears took center stage. In recent weeks, many major indices had reached fresh all-time-highs as it appeared the US and China were closing in on a trade deal. However, early in the ... Read More

Does Disability Insurance Cover Mental Health?

When it comes to disability insurance, coverage limitations and higher premiums are still common for physicians who have dealt with mental health issues. Mental health coverage is an important consideration when choosing a long-term disability plan, even if you don’t consider yourself likely to ever need this type of coverage. ... Read More

What Is Disability Insurance?

Disability insurance provides financial protection if a policyholder becomes unable to work due to a disability (injury or sickness). If you’re unable to work, disability insurance pays a portion of your income to insulate you from financial hardship. Essentially, DI is income insurance that provides a safety net in the instance you can no longer ... Read More

US Labor Market Continues to Flex Muscle

The US labor market continued to flex its muscle, sending stocks higher to end the week. Payrolls increased by 263,000, easily beating the expected gain of 180,000 for the month. As the economy continued adding new jobs, the unemployment rate fell to 3.6% – the lowest level since reaching 3.5% ... Read More

S&P 500 Reaches Record High

The S&P 500 closed at a record high as stronger than expected earnings and GDP boosted equity markets. On Tuesday, the S&P 500 closed at a new all-time-high for the first time since September 20, 2018. This officially marked an end to the correction which began half a year ago. ... Read More

Valerie King’s Story

When life happens, will you and your family be prepared? Find out how this single mother and ER doctor, Valerie King, M.D., managed when she found out she has ulcerative colitis. Need Coverage? Request a disability insurance comparison quote and get the lowest rates from only the top companies. Get ... Read More