Personal & Financial Strategies
3 Major Retirement Hazards to Avoid

Retirement can mean the beginning of a new life. Here are a few common dangers to avoid.

Protect Your Greatest Asset: Your Identity

Identity thieves are hitting more than your credit score. So, how do you protect yourself in the Information Age? Brian Conroy, of Savant Capital Management, offers a few tips for outsmarting thieves.






2016 Guide to Enriched Senior Living

One of the most significant decisions in life is how we’ll be cared for when we can no longer care for ourselves. Explore some of our area’s top communities for senior living.






Long-Term Care Insurance: Conserve Your Savings, Expand Your Options

We don’t often stop to consider how we can afford care in our older years, but it’s an important conversation to have. Tim Hranka, of COUNTRY Financial, lays out a few options.






Financial Milestones For Your 50s, 60s and 70s

Don’t let opportunities pass by as you reach major age milestones. Jerry Korabik, financial advisor with Savant Capital Management in Geneva, shares some important dates when you can benefit from retirement planning.