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From Residency to Retirement: Settling Into Your Career

You have years of experience under your belt as a physician. How do your finances fit into the picture?

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Growing Confident in Your Career – And Your Finances

You’ve gained a decade or more of experience as a physician and continue to mature in your profession. Now what? As you approach mid-career, it’s time to focus on a solid financial plan that will help you achieve your long-term goals – for the remainder of your career and into retirement.

Financial Planning Solutions

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Financial Planning

The purpose of a financial plan is to define how your income and assets can provide for a lifetime of happiness. Healthy savings habits, spending discipline and appropriate investments are necessary to meet your goals. But, you need more than just a plan.

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Retirement Planning

As you get closer to retirement, we can provide you with a comprehensive proposal that evaluates your current financial plan in relation to your retirement goals.

We will also provide a clear explanation of the various retirement plan options available so that your election will be appropriate based on your goals.

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Estate Planning

An estate plan details how to transfer the right property to the right people in the right way at the proper time. This includes a plan for your assets like your home, cars, investment accounts, retirement accounts or pensions, insurance and any other important personal belongings.

Exclusive Private Banking Solutions

Your private banker will focus on your financial needs with solutions tailored to you.

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Deposit Services

Our Private Bankers provide personalized service that comes to you, where and when it’s most convenient. Experienced and proactive, your private banker is dedicated to managing your finances and working with your attorney, accountant or tax professional to ensure you have a cohesive wealth management plan.

Your checking or money market account can play an important role in helping you manage the cash you need for everyday expenses separately from the funds you've set aside for long-term goals.

Choose an account designed for you, including options for no balance requirements, higher interest rates and adjustable spending and withdrawal limits for your debit card and person-to person payments.

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A solution to help strengthen your financial plan

Specially designed for physicians who have unique needs and desire exclusive financing options to help craft their story. Private Specialty Financing can help with debt consolidation, personal loans, optimizing cash flow and big ticket purchases.

Financing benefits include:

  • Unsecured loans
  • Fixed rate financing
  • Flexible loan terms
  • Extended repayments
  • Competitive rates
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Borrowing Solutions

Whether you need financing for you or your business, investment property or a personal aircraft, your private banker will work with you to structure a loan option to help achieve your desired goals.

A credit solution may strengthen your financial plan by helping you:

  • Optimize your cash flow.
  • Increase tax efficiencies.
  • Finance purchases instead of using your cash reserves.
  • Manage investment allocations and reduce portfolio risk.
  • Achieve your estate planning goals.
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Financing a Medical Practice

Do you want to take the next step in your career and become a partner in a practice or open your own practice? In addition to a strong business vision, you’ll need financial capital to bring it to reality. Your private banker can work with you to find a financing option that is best for your individual situation to help you achieve this career goal.


Home Loans

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Zero Down Payment Home Loans

Whether you are buying your first home, moving or building a home, we’ll guide you through every step of the financing process. We can help you find the loan program to best align with your finances, life goals and your future plans.

  • Zero down home loans up to $1,000,000, low down payment options and loan options up to $3,000,000
  • No mortgage insurance requirements
  • May close on purchase up to 90 days prior to employment contract start date 
  • Preferred pricing may be available with certain Johnson Financial Group relationships
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Loans are subject to credit and property approval, bank underwriting guidelines, and may not be available in all states. Other loan programs and pricing may be available. Certain conditions, terms, and restrictions may apply based on the loan program selected. The term of the loan may vary based upon program chosen. Property insurance is required; if the collateral is determined to be in an area having special flood hazards, flood insurance will be required. 

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From Residency to Retirement

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Starting Out

You just finished your residency and you are starting your career as a doctor. Maybe you’re preparing to sign your first employment contract. Or, perhaps you have already signed a multiyear contract that will come with a significant increase in income. We want to help set you up for success with financial strategies and solutions to ensure your money continues to grow as you mature in your career.

LEARN MORE about financial solutions for starting out as a physician.
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Growing Confident

You’ve gained a decade or more of experience as a physician and continue to mature in your profession. Now what? As you approach mid-career, it’s time to focus on a solid financial plan that will help you achieve your long-term goals – for the remainder of your career and into retirement.

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Planning for Retirement

As you get closer to retirement, we can help you figure out what comes's next. We’ll help you assess your current plan and make adjustments to ensure you realize the retirement you’ve always imagined.

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It's never too early to think about where, and to whom, you want your wealth to go after you're gone – and in the most tax-efficient way possible. Whether you're in or near retirement, we’ll consider your goals and your wishes for family and future generations, so you can build on the legacy you’ve already started.

Luke Kasten
Luke Kasten, VP Private Banking Regional Manager, Milwaukee, WI

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