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.
Succeeding at Business Succession
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Certain Uncertainties in Retirement
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Diversification is an investment principle designed to manage risk, but it can't prevent against a loss.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.