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
Problems with Probate
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
Put It in a Letter
A letter of instruction provides additional and more personal information regarding your estate.
Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time
Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
Do your insurance needs stay the same when the nest empties?
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This questionnaire will help determine your tolerance for investment risk.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
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.
Investors seeking world investments can choose between global and international funds. What's the difference?
Roth IRAs are tax advantaged in a different way from traditional IRAs.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, uncovering the mystery of bond laddering.