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.
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The Cost of Procrastination
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
How Retirement Spending Changes With Time
It can be difficult for clients to imagine how much they’ll spend in retirement. This short, insightful article is useful for jumpstarting a conversation about retirement spending, spending habits, and potential medical costs.
Inventorying Your Possessions
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
You face a risk for which the market does not compensate you, that can not be easily reduced through diversification.
Learn about clauses in the SECURE Act that affect 401Ks, students, and families.
Try these activities to keep your brain sharp.
Those looking into environmentally minded home modifications may get a boost from Uncle Sam’s tax incentives.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
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?