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The Dentist and their Finances (Being Good with Your Money) In this lecture, we go through practical financial information you need to know before and when you graduate. We will go through key financial concepts and tips for your future. This includes:

Learning outcomes

The predictors of financial success. Protect your future income. What KiwiSaver shall I choose? What to do with your student loan. Employee versus contractor Tips on your first job The best investment I can make. Make sure you are awake for the best lecture of your year, and no exam is required!

Speaker

Dr Ko Vasan

Dr. Ko Vasan, a graduate of Otago University in 1997 with over 25 years of experience, currently practices privately in St Heliers, Auckland. He holds esteemed positions as the President of the New Zealand Institute of Minimal Intervention Dentistry (NZIMID) and Treasurer of the Auckland Dental Association (ADA), he has established himself as a respected figure in the dental community. Driven by his experiences navigating the complexities of personal finance, Dr. Vasan developed a strong passion for imparting financial literacy knowledge. His dedication led him to pursue further education, culminating in the attainment of an N.Z. Certificate in Financial Services and certification as a Financial Adviser (FA) in 2021. Furthermore, in 2023, he became the first New Zealander to complete the U.S. based Money Quotient financial life planning training. Since then he has conducted numerous seminars and webinars for organisations such as New Zealand Dental Association, ADA, Waikato/Bay of Plenty Dental Association and Canterbury Dental Association. Additionally, he founded "The Financial Dentist," a specialised financial planning and investment advisory firm catering exclusively to dental professionals, accessible at www.tfd.co.nz. Furthermore, he offers a complimentary book titled "Retirement Planning For Dentists" to established practitioners, details of which can be found on his website.

NZDA Conference 2024 - Young Dentist Day

The Dentist and their Finances (Being Good with Your Money)


Speaker:

Dr Ko Vasan

Saturday 24th Aug 2024
6:00pm - 8:00pm
Venue: Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre
188 Oxford Terrace
Christchurch Central City
Region: Canterbury
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Ellerslie, Auckland
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