Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, I’m Tim O'Donnell, a financial consultant in Barrington, Illinois. 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. Whether you are investing for retirement, college savings or estate planning, our personalized service focuses your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life, please call (847) 519-1413.
The Cycle of Investing
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Healthy Body, Healthy Pocketbook
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle can help you reduce health-related expenses—and avoid time in the recovery room.
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.
Second marriages are a trigger event to revisit any existing estate strategies.
Ascertaining the value of your business is important for a variety of reasons.
Here are 4 great, and sometimes unexpected, places to raise a family.
Knowing how insurance deductibles work can help you save money and give you peace of mind.
Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.