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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.
How Financial Advisors Are Compensated
Read this overview to learn how financial advisors are compensated.
The History of Currency
Currency has been around for a long time. Here’s a quick history lesson.
Stop Wasting Money
One way to find money is to examine your current spending habits and eliminate money wasters.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Learn when it may not make sense to file a claim on your home insurance.
Combating counterfeiting remains core to preserving the integrity of the nation’s money.
Every year the IRS releases its list of tax scams, spotlighting some ways that people try to separate you from your money.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
Probate can be a completely public process, or it can be managed to include as little information as possible.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Do you know how long it may take for your investments to double in value? The Rule of 72 is a quick way to figure it out.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.