MacKinstry Financial & Investments, LLC
Educators' Retirement Consulting
Today’s economic environment presents many challenges. Along with these challenges come opportunities and potential rewards for those who can identify long-term trends.
Whether you’re facing retirement or looking to better understand certain investment ideas, we can help you address your most pressing money concerns.
Our first priority is your overall financial success. We want to learn more about your personal situation, identify your dreams and goals, and understand your tolerance for risk. Long-term relationships that encourage open and honest communication have been the cornerstone of MacKinstry Financial’s foundation of success.
Our website is filled with educational videos, articles, presentations, and calculators designed to help you learn more about the world of personal finance. As you search our site, please feel free to send me a note regarding any questions you may have about any specific investment concepts or services that we offer. We'll get back to you quickly with an answer.
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An Overview of Renter’s Insurance
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Password Protection Strategies
Simple steps may help you foil hackers and protect your privacy.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Understanding how a stock works is key to understanding your investments.
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Important items to consider when purchasing condo insurance.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.