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Palabe & Associates, Ltd., a comprehensive Group Benefits and Personal Insurance Firm, was founded in 1989. From inception, our highly experienced and knowledgeable insurance professionals have been committed to providing quality service and innovative product designs for our clients.
Our commitment is to provide customized solutions and creative cost effective programs that meet the needs and objectives of our clients while continuing to strive for professional excellence in the delivery of these products and services.
Events on Wall Street
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
A Taxing Story: Capital Gains and Losses
Understanding how capital gains are taxed may help you refine your investment strategies.
Raising Healthy Children
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
Over time, different investments' performances can shift a portfolio’s intent and risk profile. Rebalancing may be critical.
In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
This calculator estimates how much life insurance you would need to meet your family's needs if you were to die prematurely.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
What does your home really cost?
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.
What are your options for investing in emerging markets?
What if instead of buying that vacation home, you invested the money?
Despite recent tax-law changes, many Americans are expected to pay the AMT this year.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.