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Are you feeling at all concerned about a potential recession and how it might impact you? If so, you may want to take steps to make sure you have a strong financial foundation in place. Kevin recently shared his thoughts with CNBC on how to remain financially stable during such a time.

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Financial Advice for Millennials: in the Media

“You may be someone who always said, ‘I’ll never withdraw those retirement contributions,’” said Kevin Mahoney, CFP, founder and CEO of Illumint, based in Washington. “But under certain circumstances, that’s the most prudent move to make.”

Financial Planning

June 28, 2022

6 Key Financial Steps to Take After a Layoff

CNBC

Breaking News

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Financial Tips for Millennials

One of the "Best Financial Advisors for Millennials" in the U.S.

One of the "Best Financial Advisors for Millennials" in the U.S.
– Business Insider

Personal Finance Resources for Millennials

Featuring

Kevin Mahoney, CFP®

Budgeting

January 28, 2022

CNBC

Save Up To $1,000 With 3 Spending Cuts That Won’t Feel Limiting

February 25, 2022

Financial Planning

Washingtonian

Washington DC’s Best Financial Advisers

March 24, 2022

Investing

CNBC

It’s Not Too Late to Save For the Future

Financial Planning

April 4, 2022

Investopedia

Millennials: Financially Confident but Very Stressed

April 4, 2022

Housing

Bloomberg

Down Payments Are So Tricky as a Housing Bubble Brews

April 6, 2022

Financial Planning

Marketwatch

Is My Financial Advisor Just Putting Up With Me Because My Mom is Wealthy?

Housing

April 11, 2022

The Atlantic

How Homeownership Changes You

April 19, 2022

Taxes

CNBC

How to Keep Up With Your Taxes as a Freelancer

May 9, 2022

Financial Planning

WAll Street Journal

As Stock Markets Dive, It Pays to Automate Your Finances

Economy

May 11, 2022

Marketwatch

Eight Financial Advisers on What They’re Doing Amid High Inflation

May 12, 2022

Student Loans

McClatchy

Should Borrowers Pay Off Their Student Loans Right Now?

May 19, 2022

Banking

Business Insider

The Cost of Opening a Bank Account May Require Less Money Than You Think

Student Loans

June 7, 2022

Bloomberg

Headwinds for High Earners Are About to Get Worse

June 16, 2022

Financial Planning

Millie Magazine

How to Achieve Financial Independence

June 24, 2022

Banking

Business Insider

Key Differences Between Accounts May Sway Where You Keep Your Money

9 Questions To Ask Financial Advisors Before Hiring One

November 5, 2018

Financial Advice

huffpost

4 Ways to Turn Your Generational Gripe into Greater Financial Security

November 26, 2018

Millennials

kiplinger

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

10 Pieces of Advice Financial Planners Give to New Parents

December 13, 2019

Financial Advice

business insider

Why You're Not 'Throwing Your Money Away' When You Rent

February 4, 2020

Housing

Yahoo! Finance

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

Money Moves: Getting Back on Track After a Setback

January 29, 2019

Budgeting

CNBC

How Do You Unlearn Your Parents’ Fucked Up Money Habits?

March 30, 2018

Relationships

lifehacker

14% of Americans With Retirement Savings Have Tapped Into Those Funds

May 27, 2020

RETIREMENT

CNBC

Worried About Your Student Loan Payments? Here Are Your Options

March 20, 2020

STUDENT LOANS

MONEY

What It Takes To Be Preapproved For A Mortgage And Why It Matters

February 8, 2020

HOUSING

FORBES

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

Planners Offer Pro Bono Advice as Coronavirus Takes Toll on Businesses

March 16, 2020

FINANCIAL ADVICE

Financial Planning Magazine

The U.S. is Officially in a Recession. Here’s What You Should Do With Your Money

June 9, 2020

FINANCIAL ADVICE

CNBC

Maximize Life Insurance At The Right Time With A Ladder

March 27, 2020

Life Insurance

Forbes

Rand Paul’s Plan to Ease Student Debt Would Do Anything But Help

December 6, 2019

STUDENT LOANS

MARKETWATCH

Coronavirus Hit the Stock Market Hard. How Worried Should You Be?

March 3, 2020

INVESTING

FATHERLY

Read This Before You Make a Down Payment on a House

June 22, 2020

HOUSING

TIME

Can Grocery Delivery Services Actually Save You Money?

February 6, 2018

Budgeting

Simple Dollar

Survey Finds the Hidden Costs of Homeownership

February 14, 2018

Housing

Bankrate

How to Get Free Financial Advice Amid the Coronavirus

March 31, 2020

Financial Advice

CNET

Millennial Money: Lessons Learned While Sheltering at Home

July 7, 2020

Budgeting

MINNEAPOLIS STAR-TRIBUNE

8 Common Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make

June 26, 2020

Housing

TIME

Home Buying And Selling In The Time Of Coronavirus

April 6, 2020

HOUSING

FORBES

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

7 Books Financial Planners Recommend to Their Clients

January 30, 2020

Financial Advice

Business Insider

Here’s How Much the Best Retirement Savers Have Saved at Every Age

August 3, 2020

Retirement

Real Simple

A Record Number of Adults Are Living With Their Parents

August 12, 2020

RelAtionships

Real Simple

5 Financial Planners Share Unusual Tips & Tricks to Save Money

September 10, 2020

Financial Advice

Business Insider

What It Means to Pay Off 'High-Interest Debt' Before Saving

September 15, 2020

Financial Advice

Business Insider

How the Pandemic Will Change the Way We Manage Money

August 31, 2020

Financial Advice

Newsweek

This Is Now the Most Important Financial Goal for Women

December 23, 2020

Savings

Real Simple

Spend Less, and Smarter, in 2021

January 2, 2021

Budgeting

New York Times

Business Insider

How to Lower Your Student Loan Payment in 2021

November 27, 2020

STUDENT LOANS

5 Financial Rules of Thumb That Are Becoming Obsolete

December 4, 2020

FINANCIAL ADVICE

FORBES

High School Grades Could Be Worth $100,000. Time to Tell Your Child?

January 23, 2021

COLLEGE

New York Times

The Best Financial Advisors for Millennials

December 10, 2020

Financial Advice

Business Insider

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

Millennial Trade-Offs: Where To Put Your ‘Extra’ Savings To Work

April 14, 2021

Savings

Forbes

BUDGETING

The ‘Best’ Bank Account Differs For Everyone

March 11, 2021

Forbes

5 Pandemic-Driven Financial Habits Worth Keeping

March 24, 2021

Financial Advice

Chicago Tribune

8 Common Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make

April 24, 2021

Time

10 Young Advisors To Watch

May 1, 2021

Financial Advice

FINANCIAL ADVISOR MAGAZINE

What To Do With Your Money Before Investing in Bitcoin

May 18, 2021

INVESTING

Business Insider

HOUSING

June 7, 2021

InvestmentNews

Financial Advice

The InvestmentNews "40 Under 40" Class of 2021

July 8, 2021

Financial Advice

CNBC

How Multiple Income Streams Build Wealth

July 9, 2021

Financial Advice

New York Times

The Gift of Financial Education for the New Grad in Your Life

Financial Planning

October 11, 2021

CNBC

How to Learn From a Financial Regret, According to a CFP

October 19, 2021

Savings

CNBC

What To Do With That Extra Cash in a 3-Paycheck Month

October 22, 2021

Savings

Wall Street Journal

What You Can Do About the Rising Cost of Home Insurance

September 13, 2021

CNBC

Retirement

1 in 5 Members of Gen Z Expect to Retire by 50 — And That Might Be Possible

September 14, 2021

Budgeting

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

Forbes

Why Strong Cash Flow Management Isn’t Just For Small Businesses

September 18, 2021

Financial Planning

Business Insider

Financial Planners Say Clients Thank Them Most for 5 Smart Money Tips

Student Loans

November 8, 2021

Money

How 2 Years Without Student Loan Bills Changed the Game for Borrowers

November 10, 2021

Work

Wall Street Journal

Open Enrollment: How to Compare Your Partner’s Health Insurance With Yours

December 21, 2021

Financial Planning

Forbes

5 Last-Minute Financial Tips For The End Of 2021

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

KEVIN MAHONEY, CFP® in the Media 

9 Questions To Ask Financial Advisors Before Hiring One

November 5, 2018

Financial Advice

huffpost

Why You're Not 'Throwing Your Money Away' When You Rent

February 4, 2020

Housing

Yahoo! Finance

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

How Do You Unlearn Your Parents’ Fucked Up Money Habits?

March 30, 2018

Relationships

lifehacker

Worried About Your Student Loan Payments? Here Are Your Options

March 20, 2020

STUDENT LOANS

MONEY

Read This Before You Make a Down Payment on a House

June 22, 2020

HOUSING

TIME

Millennial Money: Lessons Learned While Sheltering at Home

July 7, 2020

Budgeting

MINNEAPOLIS STAR-TRIBUNE

8 Common Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make

June 26, 2020

Housing

TIME

How the Pandemic Will Change the Way We Manage Money

August 31, 2020

Financial Advice

Newsweek

This Is Now the Most Important Financial Goal for Women

December 23, 2020

Savings

Real Simple

Spend Less, and Smarter, in 2021

January 2, 2021

Budgeting

New York Times

Business Insider

5 Financial Rules of Thumb That Are Becoming Obsolete

December 4, 2020

FINANCIAL ADVICE

FORBES

High School Grades Could Be Worth $100,000. Time to Tell Your Child?

January 23, 2021

COLLEGE

New York Times

The Best Financial Advisors for Millennials

December 10, 2020

Financial Advice

Business Insider

Millennial Trade-Offs: Where To Put Your ‘Extra’ Savings To Work

April 14, 2021

Savings

Forbes

BUDGETING

The ‘Best’ Bank Account Differs For Everyone

March 11, 2021

Forbes

5 Pandemic-Driven Financial Habits Worth Keeping

March 24, 2021

Financial Advice

Chicago Tribune

8 Common Mistakes First-Time Home Buyers Make

April 24, 2021

Time

10 Young Advisors To Watch

May 1, 2021

Financial Advice

FINANCIAL ADVISOR MAGAZINE

What To Do With Your Money Before Investing in Bitcoin

May 18, 2021

INVESTING

Business Insider

HOUSING

June 7, 2021

InvestmentNews

The InvestmentNews "40 Under 40" Class of 2021

July 8, 2021

Financial Advice

CNBC

How Multiple Income Streams Build Wealth

July 9, 2021

Financial Planning

Financial Advice

New York Times

The Gift of Financial Education for the New Grad in Your Life

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

WRITTEN BY KEVIN

Reviews

"Thanks to Kevin's advising, I now feel more confident and knowledgable making financial decisions for my family."

– Meg M.

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"Kevin is calm, non-judgmental, and excellent at asking questions that help you drill down to core goals."

– Laura F.

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