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.
The Economic Journey of Your Morning Coffee
Few contemplate the complex journey that brought their coffee from farm to kitchen table.
Insuring Your Business With a Buy/Sell Agreement
It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.
Personal Finance Tips for Military Families
Military families face unique challenges, making personal finance even more critical.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
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 smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are hundreds of ETFs available. Should you invest in them?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
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.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
What if instead of buying that home, you invested that money?