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John J. Binz, JD

Financial Strategist

John is a financial strategist in the Pittsburgh office. He also serves as a product specialist for our financial planning tools and is a member of our Illiquid Assets Specialized Practice Group and our compliance team.

Licensing and Education

  • Juris Doctorate University of Pittsburgh School of Law
  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy Gannon University
  • FINRA Series 65

Accomplishments and Honors

Prior to joining McKinley Carter, John managed a book of business in excess of $300 million, including several high-risk government reversionary trusts.

Community Involvement

John serves as vice-chair on the board of trustees at the North Hills Community Baptist Church.

He is also a long-time member of Trout Unlimited. When he’s not casting flies in the wind, he enjoys woodworking and golf.

Selected Resources

John’s Articles
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New CARES Act is Valuable Toolkit for Small Business Owners

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (or CARES Act) is more than a stimulus package, it's a toolkit for business owners to keep the lights on and care for their employees.

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Our Commitment to Protecting Vulnerable Investors

Advisors today must identify clients at risk for financial exploitation and take steps to prevent it. Learn how MCWS protects its vulnerable investors.

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Should You 'Free Solo' Your Financial Plan?

Do you have the necessary tools to successfully “free solo” your financial plan? Find out how you may be better served working with a professional advisor.

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