When you plan a trip, you have a destination in mind. You plan the best route to get you there safely. So, why shouldn’t your financial planning follow this same premise?
Taking the complexity and noise out of the financial media and informing you with what is relevant and timely, not someone’s opinion.
Illuminate’s advisors and staff participate in quarterly service projects partnering with local non profits to make a difference in the Omaha, Nebraska community.
Universal Life Insurance
Universal life insurance is permanent insurance with a flexible premium. Here's how it works.
Raise Your Retirement Income
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Choosing a Mortgage
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
1035 exchanges provide a way to trade-in an annuity contract or life insurance policy without triggering a tax liability.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
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.