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Preparing for a lifelong financial journey requires an understanding of the possibilities, potential resources, and identification of contingency plans. The journey likely will require navigating a series of obstacles through varying conditions. You don’t have to sacrifice a Good Life today for a Good Life solely in retirement. How can we live a Good Life now and in the future? Read about the six critical actions required to equip yourself for a Good Life, financially.

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McKinley Carter advisors pride themselves on a relationship-driven approach to their advisory work — one that engages the client as an active partner, and one where the advisor serves as a trusted fiduciary, confidante, and friend.

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Life is full of unexpected surprises, both positive and negative. Learn what two things you need to better cope with those unwanted surprises.

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Learning you've received an inheritance can often come at a very emotional time. To ensure good financial management of your inheritance, take time to consider these important questions.

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It's that time of year when we think about New Year's resolutions. Here's why it's important to focus your goals not just on your personal health but also on your financial health.

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Our financial life can begin with the feeling of being in over our head. Here's how to learn new skills and get comfortable making financial decisions.

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Beware: The rules for inheriting an IRA from a parent, grandparent, or friend are much more complex than those for a spouse. Learn about the costly pitfalls!

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Paying for a wedding can be a daunting task. Here are some great financial tips from a fellow millennial (and newlywed) to consider as you plan your big day.

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Just like dealing with blind spots when driving a car, you may also experience "financial blind spots" in your life. Here are tips to successfully navigate them

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Valuable information and FAQs about the new McKinley Carter client portal.

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