“#1 Investment Advisor in Inland Northwest” “Extraordinary” "Top 50 Fastest Growth RIA’s in Nation" #1 Financial Advisory Firm in Idaho

Investments & Wealth Management

As we are celebrating over 32 years 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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July 2019

Financial Advisor Magazine ranks PRS #1 Investment Advisor in the Inland Northwest

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April 2018

PRS Earns Fiduciary Excellence Certification

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November 2017

RIA CHANNEL Top 100 Emerging Wealth Managers

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March 25, 2015

Financial Times magazine ranked Pinkerton one of the Top 400 Advisors in the United States

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February 23, 2015

Barron’s magazine has ranked Dan Pinkerton as the No. 1 financial advisor in Idaho

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May, 2010

2010 Outstanding Advisor Award

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February 2010

Barron's Names Pinkerton "Extraordinary"

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August 2007, 2008 and 2010

Registered Rep. Magazine’s "Top 100 Independent Advisors"

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Password Protection Strategies

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Saving for College

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This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.

 

Personal Finance Tips for Military Families

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Comparing Investments

This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

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This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.

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This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.

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Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

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Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

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RE: Retirement

How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?

Exit Strategies of the Rich and Famous

Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?

The Cycle of Investing

Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.

The Richest Man in Babylon

In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.

The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing

It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.

An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

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