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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.

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APTA Financial Solutions Center

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.

Financial Strategies for Recent Graduates

Apr 1, 2020 / Feature

Scholarships and Awards for Students

Jan 1, 2022 / Article

Impact of Student Debt on the Physical Therapy Profession

Jun 1, 2020 / Report

Physical Therapy Workforce Data

Sep 15, 2022

Access data on salaries, demographics, and other physical therapy workforce information.

Additional Financial Management Content

Don't Ignore Your Money: Financial Planning Tips for Life

Apr 11, 2023 / Perspective

It's never too early to establish your strategies for budgeting, investing, and more.

Major Student Debt Relief Window Closes Oct. 31

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.

Education Dept. Opens Up More Loan Forgiveness Possibilities

May 26, 2022 / News

The new reforms are aimed at increasing access to income-driven and public service programs.

Yes, You Can: How to Invest in Your Career While Paying Down Debt

Apr 13, 2022 / Perspective

Paying off debt doesn't have to mean putting career advancement on hold.

Simple Tips To Help PTs and PTAs Achieve Financial Wellness

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.

With Stakes Higher Than Ever, PT Loan Forgiveness Bill Back on Capitol Hill

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.

Taking Control of Your Financial Future: 3 APTA Resources That Can Help

Apr 30, 2021 / Perspective

It's never too late to start holding yourself accountable for your money management.

APTA Live: Financial Wellness

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.

In a Few Minutes, Access a Wealth of Financial Resources

Apr 9, 2021 / Perspective

APTA is here to help you take control of your financial future.

What Do You Know About PT and PTA Student Debt? Take Our Quiz

Apr 5, 2021 / Open Access

APTA is raising awareness about debt burden and providing support through the APTA Financial Solutions Center.