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Introducing The SAVVY: Financial Education Just for Women 

At McKinley Carter, we recognize we are uniquely situated to help women “do better” with their money. We are so proud to announce the launch of The Savvy – A Society of Women Pursuing Their Ideal Life. The Savvy will bring real world financial tips, insights, and education directly to the women we serve through digital communications, in-person events, and one-on-one conversations. Learn what's coming in 2023 and beyond to help women better embrace their relationship with money.

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SECURE Act 2.0’s Enhancements for the Charitably Minded

Chatter abounds in the world of finance law since the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement (SECURE) Act 2.0 became law on December 29, 2022. Built upon the work that was started in the original SECURE Act of 2019, the sequel creates further enhancements that impact how individuals and families may prepare for the lives they envision in retirement, as well as how they navigate that dream once it is achieved.

Among the enhancements introduced in the bill are additional benefits for those retirees who are engaged in giving back to their communities through charitable gifts. Here are some new considerations that may help you increase the impact of your charitable donations.

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Medicare: Have You Overlooked Your Choices?

Two years ago I turned 65 and had to select a Medicare Plan. There are several levels of options that must be chosen and they can be very confusing. Keep in mind I have my insurance license and it still took me about two weeks to research and make a final decision. Learn more from my experience to determine if you may have overlooked your Medicare choices.

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Purpose: The Missing Piece in Your Plan to Retire

For those preparing for retirement, it is an exciting time. You have planned and worked hard to get to to this point, building your identity in your community, making friends, and making a difference in the world around you. However, when retirement is finally achieved, it can often create a sudden void that can be difficult to fill. It's very important to think through ways to find purpose during your retirement years. Here are five ways to help you do just that!

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10 Tips to Protect Your Online Financial Identity

Identity theft is a real threat with increased online financial transactions and digital connections. Protect yourself with these ten free and easy tips.

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The Big Breakup: It's Not You, It's Me

For decades wealthy and mass affluent families have worked with major bank and brokerage institutions. With changes in the financial industry, such families may be better served exploring a superior relationship model.

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3 Ways Real Estate Can Enhance Your Personal Financial Plan

Can real estate play a part in your personal financial plan? Yes it can! Here are three great ways to get involved in the real estate game.c

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4 Financial Strategies to Make for a Smooth-sailing Retirement

Improve your financial well-being and live a comfortable retirement by leveraging your “Gap Years”. Here's how to take action today.

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Six Questions to Ask Before Saying 'Yes' to Nonprofit Board Service

Before you agree to serve on a nonprofit board, ask the right questions about the nonprofit's expectations so the experience is a meaningful one for both of you

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