Author Archive: Don McNay

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Don McNay, CLU, ChFC, MSFS, CSSC is the best sellling author of the book Wealth Without Wall Street: A Main Street Guide to Making Money.

McNay is an award winning financial columnist and Huffington Post Contributor.

He is the Chairman of the Board for the McNay Settlement Group (www.mcnay.com) which provides structured settlement consulting for injury victims, lottery winners, and the families of special needs children.

McNay founded Kentucky Guardianship Administrators LLC, which assists attorneys in as conservators and setting up guardianship's. It is nationally recognized as an administrator of Qualified Settlement (468b) funds.

Don has appeared on the CBS Evening News with Katie Couric and over 100 radio and television programs.

McNay has Master's Degrees from Vanderbilt and the American College and is in the Eastern Kentucky University Hall of Distinguished Alumni. Don is a Quarter Century member of the Million Dollar Round Table and has four professional designations in the financial services field.

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Will the Latest Powerball Winner Turn Into a Lottery Loser?

Will the Latest Powerball Winner Turn Into a Lottery Loser?

| August 15, 2013 | 0 Comments

I’ve written three bestselling books on what to do when you win the lottery but really it can be boiled down to five simple points.

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Keen And Laura Babbage And The Battle Against Cancer

Keen And Laura Babbage And The Battle Against Cancer

| August 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

The contemporary that I never got to meet was Steve Jobs

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Legalized Loan Sharks

Legalized Loan Sharks

| August 1, 2013 | 0 Comments

This week would be my father’s 80th birthday. I have released a new version of my best-selling book, “Son of a Son of a Gambler: Winners, Losers and What to Do When You Win the Lottery.”

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A Second Chance

A Second Chance

| July 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Last week, Louisville television anchor John Boel was nominated for regional Emmys in four different categories.

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Unhappy Spending. Why so many people are broke.

Unhappy Spending. Why so many people are broke.

| July 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

I work with people who get large amounts of money from an injury settlement or winning the lottery. They are supposed to be happy but many are not.

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Life Lessons From The Fake Dry Cleaners

Life Lessons From The Fake Dry Cleaners

| July 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

I learned about outsourcing and other business techniques during my teenage years.

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Why Did Paula Deen’s Legal Team Let Her Testify?

Why Did Paula Deen’s Legal Team Let Her Testify?

| June 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

I can’t imagine that Paula Deen and her legal team were blindsided by the line of questioning from Lisa Jackson’s lawyer.

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Larry Flynt: Business Vision from a Smut Peddler

Larry Flynt: Business Vision from a Smut Peddler

| June 20, 2013 | 0 Comments

If you want to start a business, you can pick up ideas in unusual places.

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Happy Father’s Day To Mom

Happy Father’s Day To Mom

| June 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

A couple of years ago, Louisville political activist Mary John Celletti posted on her Facebook page that she got a Father’s Day present from her son Patrick.

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Life Lesson: Making The Ask

Life Lesson: Making The Ask

| June 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Twenty-five years ago, Bob Babbage, who is now Kentucky’s most successful lobbyist, was running for state auditor and I was his combination of finance chair/campaign chair/press secretary.

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