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Monday
Sep242012

Validating the integrity of your retirement plan

 A prospective client recently came to Mercer Advisors for an analysis of what he believed was a well-constructed and comprehensive financial/retirement plan. He still had a number of questions pertaining to his timing, lifestyle and payout options, was planning to retire in the near future, and had been assured by his employer’s in-house financial planning team that he could do so easily, and without worry.

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Friday
Sep212012

2012 House of Delegates Resolutions


The 2012 House of Delegates convened on September 13, 2012, to vote on resolutions put forth by the Board of Directors and component societies, as well as to vote on officer, board, ADA, and committee positions.  

Following vigorous debate, the House approved two of this year's central resolutions: HD-13-2012 (with amendments), an alternative to dental midlevel providers (click here for more information), and HD-05-2012, a resolution removing the $125 special assessment as scheduled, resulting in a $125 reduction to the WSDA portion of tripartite dues for full-paying members. 

 Click here for a synopsis of each approved resolution, with a link to the resolution in its entirety. 

Thursday
Sep202012

Dr. Theresa Cheng: Restoring Our Veterans

“On May 25, 2004, my son, Army Specialist Rory Dunn, was on escort duty for a civil service team just outside Fallujah, when a daisy-chained IED hidden in a tree overhanging the road on which he was traveling was detonated by remote control as his Humvee passed underneath.

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Monday
Sep172012

The 2012 House of Delegates in Pictures

 

Your WSDA Board of Directors (Not pictured: Dr. Gregory Y. Ogata)

An impassioned group of dentists gathered in Walla Walla, Wash. last week to debate issues pivotal to organized dentistry in Washington — and indeed, the nation. What follows are some of the images from the three-day event.

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