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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 to Look for in a Long-Term Care Policy
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
Tips to avoid checking in luggage on your next vacation.
Executors can value the estate on the date of death, or on its six-month anniversary —the “Alternate Valuation Date."
Creating an inventory of your possessions can save you time, money and aggravation in the event you someday suffer losses.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
Do you know these three personal finance sayings?
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Ever lost your wallet? Frustrating. Here’s what you can do to keep yourself safe.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?