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Strategies for Success: Unraveling Veterinary Practice Loans in the Modern Landscape

Are you looking for a financial solution in order to start, expand or acquire a new practice? Join VetFolio Voice host Dr. Cassi and Dr. Schwanda Flowers, an expert in loans for small business owners, in this informative podcast episode. They explore how to equip yourself with the knowledge needed to navigate the evolving landscape of veterinary practice loans. They discuss the application process, outline various loan types, and delve into the unique role of government guarantees in SBA loans. Stay ahead with a comprehensive discussion on recent changes in SBA lending, how these changes impact borrowers, and the creative solutions available.

Unraveling the Mystery of Your Financial Documents

A solid financial plan is the roadmap to success for every small business. When a small veterinary practice owner is overwhelmed by the day-to-day operations of running their business, they can lose sight of their long-term goals for progress and growth. Are you on a path that will lead to success? Join Dr. Schwanda Flowers, Managing Director of First Financial Bank, and Vetfolio Voice host Dr. Cassi as they explore the importance of cash flow as an indicator of financial health, common accounting pitfalls and how to avoid them, the purpose of crucial financial statements, and what you need to know before expanding your business. Demystify the key elements of an effective financial plan and steer your small veterinary practice in the direction of long-term sustainability, success and profits!

Disaster Recovery – Everyone Says It’ll Never Happen To Me Until It Happens To Them

In this episode, Dr. Cassi and Ashlee Moore will define the different types of disasters that could affect your practice and how to be prepared to tackle anything that comes your way. Topics include insurance options and more.

Practice Ownership Tips – Make Sure Your Practice Fits You

This program will illustrate the concepts of practice ownership, such as ROI, with tangible examples.

Financial solutions for veterinary professionals with First Financial Bank | VETgirl

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The Dos and Don’ts of an Acquisition

This podcast will provide an overview for successful veterinary practice ownership. Attendees will learn valuable do’s and don’ts of an acquisition. We will also discuss top obstacles that could potentially delay loan closings. Join us for an exciting discussion to learn more about your path to success.

How to Successfully Expand Your Vet Practice

This program will provide an overview for successfully expanding a veterinary practice. Attendees will learn valuable keys to successful practice ownership and strategies for growth opportunities through expansions. We will walk through types of expansion, SBA loan programs, real-estate best practices, and acquisitions vs. expansions. Join us for an exciting discussion to learn more about your path to success.

Preparing for Practice Ownership

When considering practice ownership, the ins and outs of business and financial planning can quickly become overwhelming. In this episode, Dr. Schwanda Flowers breaks down the basics of business financing and ownership, and how First Financial Bank is there to help veterinarians along the road toward achieving their dream.