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Understanding Today's Financial Environment
We are Lighthouse Financial Group, Inc., financial professionals in North Aurora, IL, servicing Chicago and the West Suburbs. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow, helping you pursue the security and independence you deserve. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
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Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
You May Need to Make Estimated Tax Payments If…
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
For homeowners who think their property taxes are too high, there are ways to appeal.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Here are some examples of deductions from the IRS that were permitted and some that were, uh, too creative.
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
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.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
When markets shift, experienced investors stick to their strategy.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.