Article Archives: For Dental Students And Residents


Get to know your riders

  If you’re in the market for disability income insurance, it’s time to get familiar with an important component of the policy: the “rider.” Consider the rider an enhancement to your ...


First-time insurance buyer? Make sure to read this.

First-time insurance buyer? Make sure to read this. Before you shop for insurance, shop for the right advisor. You’ve probably heard about how important it is to protect your ability to earn ...


The Dental Student’s Guide to Applying for Disability Income Insurance

Contributed by Christian Pearson, National Director of Dental Partnerships, Treloar & Heisel, Inc. In our work with dental students across the country, we spend a lot of time talking about ...


Wondering what to do with student debt?

 Contributed by Shawn M. Johnson, ChFC, CLU, CLTC Vice President, Sales   One of the most common questions we hear from students pursuing dental training is: “What do I do with all ...


A primer on loans

Contributed by John Adcock, ChFC, CLU Regional Director Treloar & Heisel, Inc.   Debt is perhaps one of a dentist’s most lethal of financial weapons. Misuse it and there ...


Don’t let student debt…

Contributed by Christian Pearson, National Director of Dental Partnerships, Treloar & Heisel, Inc. “How should I repay this student debt?” is the question I probably hear most often as I ...


Financial Matters

In my work with dentists and residents in training, I am frequently approached by students who need help with creating a financial foundation. Most are unsure where to start. If you feel the ...


What Do I Do With All This Debt?

One of the most common questions we hear from students pursuing dental training is: “What do I do with all this debt?” Specifically, they are interested in finding out whether they should pay off ...


What is Disability Income Insurance?

Whether you’re in dental school or in residency you’ve more than likely had a presenter visit your program to speak about disability income insurance. Most of the time ...