Why purchase individual disability protection during residency
By Tom Strangstalien, Insurance Advisor
As a resident or fellow, your biggest asset is quickly becoming your ability to earn an income. Until you become independently wealthy and can sustain a loss of earning power without consequence, it is imperative that you have disability protection. But why do this as a resident or fellow, before the dramatic income increase of becoming an attending physician?
Group disability insurance can coordinate with individual policies
By Chris Noffke, GBDS, CSFS, Vice President of Employee Benefits
Planning for the unexpected is the only way to protect yourself, your family, your business and your finances. Unfortunately, the death of a loved one or becoming disabled are often unexpected. If you no longer had an income, how would you and your family fare?
What’s in a financial plan?
By Mark Ziety, CFP®, AIF®, Senior Advisor, WisMed Financial
A financial plan is like a roadmap that helps you navigate through the twists and turns of life, whether you’re saving up for a new car or preparing for retirement. Think of it as your secret weapon to achieving your financial goals and living your best life.
WisMed Assure can assist you with your Medicare decisions
By Mary Krueger, Medicare Specialist
Many Medicare eligible participants are familiar with Medicare, but the process is confusing to them so we’re here to assist you with those issues. Here are the answers to some common questions.
Log in to the new IPFCF portal to ensure compliance
By The WisMed Assure Service Team
The Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund (IPFCF) has implemented a new policy and administration system. The new system allows participants to review correspondence from IPFCF and pay their bill online.