From long-term planning to student loan refinancing, we have resources to assist your financial management.
Physical therapy careers require a significant investment, and student loan debt is a reality for many.
Whether you’re a PT or PTA - or a student preparing to start your career - you should be knowledgeable about your financial health and attempt to develop a long-term plan.
We have resources to support you throughout your career.
May 30, 2020
APTA is committed to supporting the physical therapy community with tools to make strong financial management decisions and to manage student debt. You can find additional articles, plus scholarship opportunities, on our financial management page.
Apr 1, 2020 / Feature
Many PTs face financial challenges early in their careers. What strategies can new (and not so new) PTs use to address their financial issues?
Jan 1, 2022 / Article
See if you are eligible for these financial rewards for APTA student members.
Jun 1, 2020 / Report
The report includes recommendations, as well as a summary of actions APTA has been taking to address the problem.
Sep 15, 2022
Access data on salaries, demographics, and other physical therapy workforce information.
Additional Financial Management Content
Apr 11, 2023 / Perspective
It's never too early to establish your strategies for budgeting, investing, and more.
Oct 18, 2022 / News
Providers and others who work in the public sector could qualify for a program that can reduce or even eliminate loan repayment burdens.
May 26, 2022 / News
The new reforms are aimed at increasing access to income-driven and public service programs.
Apr 13, 2022 / Perspective
Paying off debt doesn't have to mean putting career advancement on hold.
Jan 7, 2022 /
Learn about the unique challenges facing PTs and PTAs, how to be prepared for the federal loan repayment to start up again, and how to give yourself permission to spend on the fun stuff.
Jun 14, 2021 / News
The legislation would add PTs to the National Health Services Corps — and offer forgiveness of up to $50k in student loans.
Apr 30, 2021 / Perspective
It's never too late to start holding yourself accountable for your money management.
Apr 20, 2021 /
APTA Student Assembly Board of Directors talk with experts about what you need to know about your financial wellness, student debt and refinancing, spending habits, and more.
Apr 9, 2021 / Perspective
APTA is here to help you take control of your financial future.
Apr 5, 2021 / Open Access
APTA is raising awareness about debt burden and providing support through the APTA Financial Solutions Center.