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.
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Value vs. Growth Investing
Among stock-market investors there’s long been a debate between those who favor value and those who favor growth.
Directors and Officers Liability Insurance
Not only can D&O insurance provide financial protection, but it can help improve an organization’s decision-making.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
The S&P 500 represents a large portion of the value of the U.S. equity market, it may be worth understanding.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
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Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Tips on insuring your teen driver.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
With alternative investments, it’s critical to sort through the complexity.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.