Ask Mackey | The 3 Signs

Approaching a railroad crossing when the train is on the nearby track, you are faced with flashing red lights, a red and white stripped cross bar, a big X sign that says, Railroad Crossing.  DO NOT PROCEED is clearly the message! You have the same kind of warning signals in your business, if you know… Read More

3 Signals Your Financial Systems Are Broken

Approaching a railroad crossing when the train is on the nearby track, you are faced with flashing red lights, a red and white stripped cross bar, a big X sign that says, Railroad Crossing.  DO NOT PROCEED is clearly the message! You have the same kind of warning signals in your business, if you know… Read More

Let’s Get Results!

Practical Prosperity for Business

We all want to see results from the efforts we put forth.  We want to know if all the saving we have done over the years has made our bank account larger, or if the healthy lifestyle we have been living is making our clothes fit better and our energy level increase.  As business owners,… Read More

How Entrepreneurs Prosper

The Secret Sauce of Finance, the Right Tools and the Knowledge to Use Them

Like many young women, I learned to cook watching my Mother.  She was a great southern cook, her specialty being fried chicken. By the time I left home, I was pretty good too. My love of cooking was fostered in two ways.  One, I loved to eat.  And two, there was nothing better in my… Read More

What to Consider When Adding a Partner or Shareholder

Practical Prosperity for Business

Adding a partner or shareholder is not simple.  As with any agreement involving money, spending the time having difficult conversations up front is well worth your time and energy.  A clear agreement avoids unnecessary conflicts that can sabotage or derail your business by taking energy from the business and focusing it on the conflict. Here are… Read More

Client Spotlight – Glier’s Meats

In 1946, Robert Glier returned home from World War II.  He bought a small store with a sausage kitchen and a smokehouse.  Robert made sausages as his wife, Louise, assisted customers.  In the winter months, he created his version of a celebrated regional dish of pork, beef, steel-cuts oats and seasoning.  Somewhat like sausage and… Read More

Cincy Chic Features Mackey Advisors!

The Mackey Advisors Team is thrilled to have been featured in the online publication, Cincy Chic! Mackey Advisors has been in Cincinnati since 1982, when it was first started as a traditional financial services firm. Mackey Advisors eventually grew to become one of the largest women-owned businesses in Greater Cincinnati.Today, Mackey Advisors works with individuals,… Read More

Back to Basics in 2017

To kick off 2017 I am going to be boring! New years are for fresh starts, and the best way to start anything is by building the basics.  That’s why I will be spending my first blog post of 2017 talking about accounting. So many entrepreneurs settle for mediocre or poor accounting, and this keeps… Read More

What’s the Plan?

Practical Prosperity for Business

2016 has absolutely flown by. Maybe even too fast for some people. As the year comes to a close, it’s time to reflect on how your business performed this year. Some business owners may be completely pleased with the results. However, I would guess that most owners have an idea of what they could have… Read More

Ask Mackey | How to Change Your Life

Does life happen through you or to you? Are you moving toward what you want or away from what you don’t want? What you are choosing? These seem like simple questions. But how you answer them has a profound difference in how your life or business unfolds and how much joy you experience in every… Read More