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.
What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
A Primer on Irrevocable Life Insurance Trusts
Irrevocable life insurance trusts can be important tools that may accomplish a number of estate objectives.
Safeguard Your Digital Estate
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Crowdfunding continues to gain momentum as more people search the Internet for financing and fundraising alternatives.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
This calculator helps determine your pre-tax and after-tax dividend yield on a particular stock.
Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
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.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Lifestyle inflation can be the enemy of wealth building. What could happen if you invested instead of buying more stuff?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.
It’s never a bad time to speak with your financial advisor about changes in your situation.