Financial planning is all about creating and accumulating wealth through wise investments. It is also about making sound financial decisions to pay down debt and build a cushion against unexpected events.
Financial Planning for Early Career Psychologists (PDF, 1.8MB)
This publication provides insight into the financial-planning process for psychologists from repaying student loans to successful retirement. Only for APA members. Login to view. Not a member? Join APA.
Financial Realities and Strategies for Psychology Doctorates (PDF, 2.3MB)
Helpful tips for paying off your student loans and managing your money wisely throughout your career.
Serve the Underserved, Pay off Unpaid Loans (PDF, 1MB)
How the National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program works for everyone.
Got Loans? Understanding the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program (PDF, 49KB)
The National Health Service Corps (NHSC) is one federal loan repayment program that assists health professionals reduce their debt by working in underserved health professional shortage areas. This article describes the program and the application process.
National Health Service Corps (NHSC) Loan Repayment Program
Visit the NHSC website for more information.
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