A team of salaried advisors and specialists, MD MedEd Counsel™ is dedicated solely to the financial needs of medical students and residents
OTTAWA, July 3, 2015 /CNW/ - MD Financial Management Inc. (MD), a Canadian Medical Association (CMA)-owned financial management organization, today introduced MD MedEd Counsel™, a team of MD Advisors and Early Career Specialists dedicated solely to meeting the needs of medical students and residents.
"We've been serving medical students and residents for more than 45 years, so no other firm understands their needs like we do," said Mike Gassewitz, Executive Vice-President of Member Solutions at MD. "MD's specialized knowledge of the student and resident lifecycle means that we are uniquely positioned to provide the services and advice they need, whether they're looking to manage debt, pay for medical school, start investing or prepare for residency."
Through MD MedEd Counsel™, students and residents gain access to a dedicated MD Advisor who can provide personalized financial help and guidance. MD Advisors are available for online and phone consultations, and can meet at times and locations that fit in with their clients' busy lives.
As with all MD Advisors, members of the MD MedEd Counsel™ team work on salary, not commission. Without incentives to sell any particular product, they provide objective advice that is in students' and residents' best interests.
For more information about MD MedEd Counsel™, contact an MD Advisor or an Early Career Specialist, or call the MD Service Centre at 1 800 267-2332.
About MD Financial Management
Owned by the Canadian Medical Association, MD's only business imperative is to enhance physicians' financial outcomes by focusing on their distinctive needs and operating in their best interests.
MD Financial Management has more than $41 billion in assets under administration and is dedicated to serving Canada's physicians and their families. MD provides financial products and services, the MD Family of Funds and investment counselling services through the MD Group of Companies. For a detailed list of these companies, visit md.cma.ca.
MD MedEd CounselTM services are provided by MD Management Limited, a CMA company.
SOURCE MD Financial Management Inc.
For further information: Media Contacts: Maria Grant, Lead, External Communications, MD Financial Management, [email protected], 613 809-0657; Deborah Thompson, DT Communications, [email protected], 416 918-9551