BWJ Historical before last recession

I had a client ask me to print the Bow Wow Jones before the last recession to see if we are entering a similar pattern now.  [Click the link below to download the graph.] There are similarities in the graph during 2007 (right before the recession) and now.  However, I think our capital infrastructure and new tax laws are in far better shape than in 2006. In 2006, we were in a hyper-inflated capital acquisition time where home buyers really did not qualify for the loans they receive due to
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Bow Wow Jones 2017 – 3rd Quarter

Click the header above to download a PDF version of our 3rd Quarter Bow Wow Jones.  Our long-term trend continues...
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Bow Wow Jones 2017 – 1st Qtr

You can download and read the latest Bow Wow Jones 1st Quarter 2017 by click the title above.
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How does buying equipment with loans affect your taxable income?

Posted By Jon Dittrich  06/28/16 08:57 ET (Hide) 1700.1467290314 This is a response Paul Pion, President of VIN asked to respond.  The VINNER thinks the money you pay toward a loan as "phantom income" because you are taxed on the principal payment yet you don't see the money in the bank.  This is a common area of confusion so I attempted to shed some light here.  Hope it helps you!  Jon Let me see if I can really muddy the financial waters. First there is a difference between what
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How to Buy a Practice from an Associate Point of View

Looking at Buying a Practice from an Associate's point of view.
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Practice Valuation from an Owners Point of View

Information for owners who are thinking of selling their practice.
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New AVMA video for prospective veterinary students

I attended the 2015 AVMA Economic Summit last week in Chicago.  I was sponsored by VIN.  I am glad I went.  I will publish my thoughts later. Right now I wanted to share with you a video AVMA did for perspective veterinary students.  They really emphasis the cost of education which has been a silent issue until now.  So I think there is hope that AVMA sees some of the issue our industry faces and this video is definitely a step in the right
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Bow Wow Jones 2015 – 2nd Quarter

The veterinary industry is taking off with revenues in the second quarter of 2015.  Click the title above to download your very own copy.  While you are at it, pop a campaign cork to celebrate.  I AM!!!
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Bow Wow Jones 2015 – 1st Quarter

Click on the title above to download Bow Wow Jones 2015 1st Quarter article.
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New Information about Student Loan Repayment Plans

I know it is confusing and hard to believe, but the government is trying to help you manage your student loans. Here is a VIN article that I think does a good job explaining the convoluted government system of trying to make student loan repayment more palatable.  This came from the VIN News service. Resolve to review student-loan payment strategy Tax season a good time for the task February 10, 2015 (published) Tony Bartels For The VIN News Service Dr. Tony
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