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Client Spotlight | Krombholz Jewelers

By | 2017-06-28T14:40:17+00:00 June 27th, 2017|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , , |

For over 75 years, Krombholz Jewelers has been the premier jeweler in Cincinnati. Now in it's fourth generation of family ownership, Krombholz specializes in bespoke fine jewelry, vintage jewelry and helping individuals re-purpose or consign unwanted jewelry. In a world where most new items are disposable, Krombholz creates and sells jewelry that is both beautiful and [...]

Client Spotlight | Ammon Nursery

By | 2017-06-27T20:26:16+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , , |

Ammon Landscape, Inc. was started in 1950 by Dick and Shirley Ammon.  They would peddle landscape door to door, but as business grew, it was time to find a location to start a nursery.  They decided on a property owned by Dick’s father in the area where Florence Mall is currently.  In 1968 they moved their [...]

Mackey Advisors Economic Update | May 2017

By | 2017-06-14T14:58:07+00:00 May 18th, 2017|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , |

The U.S. economy continues to do well.  It is stable and has proven to be resilient to domestic and global news events.  It continues to slowly recover and, according to most economists, should continue to do so through 2017 and into 2018.  The employment situation continues to improve; the unemployment rate is 4.7% and remains near [...]

Client Spotlight – Full Throttle Indoor Karting

By | 2017-06-14T17:43:48+00:00 March 28th, 2017|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , |

Full Throttle Indoor Karting is Cincinnati’s premier high-speed indoor go-kart track located in Springdale, near Tri-County Mall.  Everyone from the novice to the professional racer will enjoy the state-of-the-art karts and racing at speeds up to 40mph along with 14 exciting and challenging turns.  Full Throttle has youth karts and adult karts so people of all [...]

The U.S. Economy

By | 2017-06-14T17:31:20+00:00 March 15th, 2017|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , , |

This past month, the Mackey Advisors team attended an economics presentation by Alan Beaulieu, the President of ITR Economics and a leading authority on global economics.  His presentations are informative and detailed providing unique insight into economic trends; both short and long term.  His latest report was positive and upbeat, especially for the United States. The [...]

Mackey Advisors Economic Update

By | 2017-05-24T17:57:19+00:00 February 14th, 2017|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , |

All indicators are now pointing, more or less, in a positive direction for the U.S. economy.  The consumer continues to be in the driver’s seat, enjoying low energy prices, low borrowing costs (for now anyway), rising wages and a strong housing market.  As far as the economy is concerned, the elections were a non-event.  Although there [...]

November 1 Kicks Off Open Enrollment for Health Marketplaces

By | 2016-10-26T17:59:17+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Beginning November 1, 2016, individuals (including their families) may apply for new health insurance or switch to a different health-care plan through a Health Insurance Marketplace. The open enrollment period ends January 31, 2017. Individuals can use Health Insurance Marketplaces to compare health plans for benefits and price, and select a plan that fits their needs. [...]

Client Spotlight – Robeson Marketing & Design

By | 2017-06-27T20:20:44+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , , |

Beth is co-founder of Robeson Marketing & Design founded in 1999. The Robesons specialize in groundswell marketing for businesses and organizations that are making the world a better place. They also offer a wide array of services focused on helping clients tell a good story and drive qualified leads. Stories can be told through a website, [...]

A Quick Look at the Presidential Candidates' Tax Proposals

By | 2017-05-09T22:13:56+00:00 August 24th, 2016|Categories: On Our Minds, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |

Though tax policies haven't received top billing in this year's presidential election dialogue, they're still part of the conversation. Here's a quick review of each candidate's tax proposals based on information released by their campaigns. Keep in mind that regardless of who wins in November, any changes to tax policy would require congressional action. On August [...]

Client Spotlight – Furlong Building Enterprises

By | 2017-06-27T20:20:23+00:00 July 27th, 2016|Categories: On Our Minds|Tags: , , , , |

Furlong offers design-build construction services for commercial, industrial and retail construction projects.  Our company is founded on providing outstanding customer service that is personal, responsive and overseen by experienced professionals. Furlong offers its clients an open experience—leading to a level of trust and satisfaction that is unmatched in the industry.  After running his own building maintenance [...]