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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.
“Dirty Dozen” Tax Scams to Watch For
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
Preparing for the eventual distribution of your assets may not sound enticing. But a will puts the power in your hands.
A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned
Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.
Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
The tax rules governing profits you realize from the sale of your home have changed in recent years.
The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.
90% of small businesses in the U.S. don't protect their data from cyber attacks. Is your business at risk?
Here’s a list of 10 questions to ask that may help you better understand the costs and benefits of long-term-care insurance.
Do you understand these common mobile slang terms?
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator compares the net gain of a taxable investment versus a tax-favored one.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Peer-to-peer payment apps are one of the newest ways to send money.