Johnston Investment Counsel
Life the Way You Planned It…
Johnston Investment Counsel (JIC) is an independent, fee-only, comprehensive financial planning, investment management and consulting firm that has been in business since 1997. We are fiduciaries working with both individual and institutional clients.
JIC understands that today’s financial lives are complicated. Our financial planning process seeks to reduce our clients’ financial concerns allowing them to focus on life’s more important activities.
From our physical headquarters is in Peoria, Illinois, we serve clients throughout Illinois, the nation and internationally.
Why Fee Only Planning?
JIC is a fee-only firm. We receive no commissions and our fees are fully transparent and disclosed using a simple, understandable approach.
SolutionsA true financial partner solely focused on your best interest, we examine our client’s entire financial situation, to provide a better integrated solution.
Our Financial Planning ServicesA fee-only, comprehensive financial planning and investment management firm, JIC provides a wide range of integrated services concentrated on achieving your financial goals and objectives.
We believe being employee owned is also a significant differentiating factor as our clients will interact with a principal of the firm. The years of professional experience we bring to our clients is also a a major client benefit.
Recent News & Information
There is an easy solution to reduce the volatility of your investment portfolio.
No, we are not suggesting you increase your cash allocation. We all now that will simply eliminate any future purchasing power – in many ways that is the riskiest strategy (that conversation for another time).
And, diversification will only […]
Here are a couple of common questions those over 65 ask about IRA’s. Can I contribute to an IRA or a Roth IRA? When I start taking required minimum distributions (RMD) can I reinvest some or all of it back to IRA or Roth IRA?
If you have earned income you can contribute the lower […]
Quietly, the United States economy passed an extraordinary milestone. As of October, America became energy independent for the first time. As recently as 2008, the U.S. had spent 4% of its gross domestic product to purchase foreign oil and gas.
The shift is from a dramatic increase in crude oil and natural gas […]