Welcome to Lincoln Financial Advisors
Tom Kedzie CFP®, MBA
“People make better decisions with financial advisors.”
-Dr. Robert Shiller, Nobel Prize in Economics, Yale University
Your Financial Future
Today’s economic environment can present many challenges. But along with these challenges come opportunities for those who plan ahead. Whether you are years away from retirement- or in the midst of retirement- we can be of help to you!
We are a specialized group of professionals within Lincoln Financial Advisors, focusing on retirement planning. Our services address all facets of your retirement, including Medicare and Social Security optimization, investments, pensions, long term care, retirement income and estate planning.
On our website you will find valuable information for evaluating your current financial position and progress toward your retirement goals. There are educational videos, presentations, calculators and articles designed to help you learn more about managing your personal finances.
If you have other advisors, that’s great. We can work alongside them. Let us help you secure your financial future. For a complimentary retirement review, please call us today at (773) 380-8533.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill
How long does a $20 bill last?
The Business Cycle
How will you weather the ups and downs of the business cycle?
You make decisions for your portfolio, but how much do you really know about the products you buy? Try this quiz
Estate tax exemptions rules appear to be stabilizing, prompting many to reconsider conventional estate strategies.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Determining the value of your estate, or for someone who has passed away, can be a complex undertaking.
When you’re married and have children, insurance needs will be different.
The federal government requires deceased individuals to file a final income tax return.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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.
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.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
A special needs trust helps care for a special needs child when you’re gone.
If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.