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Ask Mackey | The Right Tools

By |2017-05-24T14:15:50+00:00February 15th, 2017|Categories: Business Wise|Tags: , , , , , , |

https://vimeo.com/204222830/settings/embed Like many young women, I learned to cook watching my Mother.  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 book than sharing a meal with family and friends.  What I [...]

How Entrepreneurs Prosper

By |2017-05-09T22:14:06+00:00February 9th, 2017|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

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 book [...]

Why Planning is Important

By |2017-05-09T22:14:05+00:00October 17th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

If you have spent any significant time with the Mackey Advisors team, you have probably realized that we sometimes sound like a broken record when it comes to the concept of “planning”.  That is because almost every new client we work with, we continue to reinforce this huge importance. Often that importance is not just placed [...]

Tax Time Starts Now!

By |2017-05-09T22:13:59+00:00September 28th, 2016|Categories: Business Wise, Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Fall is the time to think of the leaves changing, the weather turning cooler, and…taxes.  While the 2016 individual tax deadline is not until April 15th, there are things that you should consider now that are just as important than that dreaded deadline.  Individuals file their taxes on a cash basis, which means that most things [...]

Giving Back

By |2017-05-09T22:13:58+00:00September 20th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

We live in a world with thousands of good causes to support every day.  Whether it be a local charity, a friend down on their luck, or that adorable puppy that can’t find a home, there always has been and always will be a need for support.  Thankfully many of us are more than happy to [...]

Aligning Your Intention with Your Actions

By |2016-08-24T11:04:32+00:00August 24th, 2016|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Our work lives can be pretty hectic at times.  We have all been there.  It is very easy to let ourselves get caught up in the day to day tasks and never step back to take a look at the bigger picture. While day to day operations are very important, this is only a piece of [...]

Business or Pleasure?

By |2017-05-09T22:13:54+00:00July 28th, 2016|Categories: Business Wise, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

We all work hard to earn a dollar, but working hard can payoff when it comes to travel.  Have you ever been lucky enough to have a conference in Hawaii?  Ever wondered if you could add extra days to be able to tour the beautiful area and still have it be considered a business trip?  The [...]

10 Years and Counting: Points to Consider as You Approach Retirement

By |2017-05-09T22:13:52+00:00July 7th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

If you're a decade or so away from retirement, you've probably spent at least some time thinking about this major life change. How will you manage the transition? Will you travel, take up a new sport or hobby, or spend more time with friends and family? Should you consider relocating? Will you continue to work in [...]

Planning Your Financial Future

By |2017-05-09T22:13:51+00:00June 15th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Let’s take a few minutes to discuss personal financial planning – or as we call it Prosperity Planning™.  When we take a step back for a minute it is quite astonishing to think of everything we plan for.  We make plans for dinner, lists for the grocery, and schedules for kitchen duty at the office.  Kids [...]

The Four Ways We Avoid Fear

By |2017-05-09T22:13:50+00:00June 2nd, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Money. Fear. Like peanut butter and jelly, money and fear are compatible companions. Of course money brings up feelings of fear.   Money is the clothes on your back and the roof over your head.  Money is the tool you use to meet your basic needs, like health care, shelter, food and clothing as well as how [...]