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.
Charitable Giving: Smart from the Heart
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
Personal Finance Tips for Military Families
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Money Draining Food Myths
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Social media may be a modern imperative for businesses looking to grow and build their brand, but it also introduces risk.
A letter of instructions provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
There are a number of reasons for business owners to consider a business succession plan sooner rather than later.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Here are 3 steps to take right now that may make a difference if you find yourself suddenly single.
What does your home really cost?
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.