Financial advice

Paid sick leave for locum GPs

October 15th, 2016

Being self-employed doesn't mean you have to suffer financially if you're off sick. You will have seen the interesting article by Kevin Walker of Blackett Walker in which Kevin considered the pros and...

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The worth of NHS pensions

May 28th, 2016

I have often heard people say it’s not worth being in the NHS pension scheme. Despite the changes, for 99% of people this is just not true and I would love to be a member of either the 1995, 2008 or 2...

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What is a gp locum worth to the NHS?

June 10th, 2015

A little known loophole in the NHSPS ‘Death in Service’ benefit regulations for GP locum members has been thrust into the spotlight by a bereaved family’s ongoing fight to secure the lump sum it belie...

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Just how good is your NHS pension?

January 1st, 2015

Do you understand the benefits and true value of the NHS superannuation scheme for locum GPs? Even if I had to pay the 14.5% employer's contribution personally, I would join the scheme in an instant. ...

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