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Kevin Mckenney

About Kevin Mckenney

Kevin M. McKenney is the founder of K-Mack Financial, LLC., and has over 34 years in the financial industry with the last 25 years at Northern Trust. K-Mack Financial, LLC is a Registered Investment Advisor. We do not receive any fees or commissions from any bank, brokerage house, or insurance company. Our investment decisions are not influenced by any criteria that would benefit us at the expense of the client.

No Pain, No Gain – Taking the Long View on the Dollar and Commodities

“Long ago, Ben Graham taught me that price is what you pay; value is what you get. Whether we are talking about socks or stocks, I like buying quality merchandise when it is marked down” – Warren Buffett

We pointed out in our recent quarterly commentary that a major countertrend movement was brewing in both […]

Pondering Halftime Adjustments

At the beginning of the year, we wrote about an aging bull market that we thought could be ridden, but with the caveat that one wouldn’t want to take too much risk given the magnitude of the move, current valuation levels in the U.S., and an overall evidence profile that was clearly mixed with […]

27 Financial Tips to Live By

Did you hear about the professor who wrote all the financial advice you’ll ever need onto one index card?

If not, take a look. It’s remarkably accurate and comprehensive. Usually I spend 1000 words or more trying to get one idea across. This week, I’m going to make every sentence count.

Here’s the maximum amount of […]

5 Tax Planning Tips for Your Small Business

We’re more than half way through 2014: Where does your business stand in terms of taxes?

Last week, a client of mine had an ugly surprise when I finished his tax return and disclosed he owed a lot of money to the IRS. His first reaction was to be mad at the messenger. However, upon […]