Investments & Wealth Management
As we are celebrating our 30th year in business, our mission has remained the same: to empower you, your family, and your business to achieve your financial and life goals by serving as your most trusted advisor, and providing a level of service beyond anything you have ever experienced. Pinkerton Retirement Specialists helps you build your ideal future with maximum confidence, sense of security, and peace of mind. Our comprehensive wealth management and retirement planning services are built on trust, transparency, accountability, lower costs, and independent, unbiased advice. As fiduciaries and as a Registered Investment Advisor, we recommend only what is in your best interest.
PRS AWARDS & RECOGNITION
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RIA CHANNEL Top 100 Emerging Wealth ManagersRead More
Barron's Names Pinkerton "Extraordinary"Read More
March 25, 2015
Financial Times magazine ranked Pinkerton one of the Top 400 Advisors in the United StatesRead More
February 23, 2015
Barron’s magazine has ranked Dan Pinkerton as the No. 1 financial advisor in IdahoRead More
2010 Outstanding Advisor AwardRead More
August 2007, 2008 and 2010
Registered Rep. Magazine’s "Top 100 Independent Advisors"Read More
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
The Facts About Income Tax
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Gun owners need to make sure that their homeowners policy covers the full value of their firearm(s) as personal liability.
Apps that help small business owners better manage and grow their business.
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
In life it often happens that the answers to our most pressing questions are right in our own backyards.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
All about how missing the best market days (or the worst!) might affect your portfolio.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.