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.
U.S. Personal Savings Rate
What can be learned from the savings rate?
Inflation & Your Money
It's important to understand how inflation is reported and how it can affect investments.
Pay Yourself First
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
When selecting a mortgage, one of the most critical choices is between a fixed or variable interest-rate mortgage.
Understanding some basic concepts may help you assess whether zero-coupon bonds have a place in your portfolio.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their futures to chance.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Estimate the potential capital gains taxes due on your transactions.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
If you have a family that relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Have you explored all of your choices when it comes to managing your taxable income?