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Palabe & Associates, Ltd., is a leading privately held National Group Benefits & Consulting Firm headquartered in Greater Chicago. From inception, our highly experienced and knowledgeable benefits 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.
What Smart Investors Know
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Making Sense Of A Home Warranty
Understanding the value of a home warranty.
Tax Reform: Before and After
What did the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act change? Here's a quick snapshot.
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
Here's a breakdown of how the federal government spends your tax money.
Maintaining good records for your business not only helps to meet your tax and legal obligations, but it can save you money.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
With a few simple inputs you can estimate how much of a mortgage you may be able to obtain.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
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.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.
Tulips were the first, but they won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, discovering how bonds diversify a portfolio.
Making the most of surprises is a great reason to work with us.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.