Personal Finance

Personal Finance Perspectives

  • Medscape Residents Salary & Debt Report 2018 More than 1900 residents from over 29 specialties reveal their salary; debts; relationships with attendings, nurses, and PAs; and other intriguing information.
  • Medscape Texas Physician Compensation Report 2018 Texas physicians who responded to this year's Medscape compensation survey disclosed their compensation, debts, challenges and rewards of their jobs, and more.

Personal Finance News

  • Young Surgeons Face High Debt, Financial Instability As the costs of medical school and training continue to rise, young surgeons often face debt burdens that make it difficult for them to start their careers and pay off their loans, according to a new study.
  • Some UK Physicians Unlikely to Ever Pay Off Student Loans A payment term of 30 years is not enough to pay off the maximum loan on an average salary for UK physicians; with smaller loans, women pay more because of their lower wages.