With a Strong Cornerstone in Place, You Can Prepare for Life
The financial aspects of your life can make an impact on every other area of your life. They determine where you live. They determine what you do, or where you travel to, what kind of car you drive, and, of course, when you retire.
At Cornerstone Advisers, we help our clients with all aspects of their financial lives. As specialists in the fields of estate planning, retirement planning, tax planning and more, we help families in the Chicago suburbs and Central Illinois prepare for life with a solid financial cornerstone.
701 E. 22nd Street, Suite 125, Lombard, IL 60148
Phone: (630) 376-0510 Fax: (630) 261-2266
3201 S Meadowbrook Rd, Springfield, IL 62711-7045
Phone: (217) 698-6420 Fax: (217) 698-9390
4709 W. Golf Road, Suite 1120, Skokie, IL 60076
Phone: (847) 779-0687 Fax: (847) 679-9145
1730 Park St, Suite 211, Naperville, IL 60563
Phone: (630) 596-8000 Fax: (630) 596-8010
207 W. Jefferson Street, Bloomington, IL 60171
Phone: (217) 698-6420
Split Annuity Strategy
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Estate Management Checklist
Is your estate in order? This short quiz may help you assess your overall strategy.
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Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
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Loss of income from disability has the potential to cause financial hardship. Disability insurance can help.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
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