Rebalance Your Investment Portfolio

COUNTRY Financial representative Steve Blachford shares three tips to help you maintain the value of your investment holdings.

Success Story: Forthright Financial Planning

Chad Henry builds a close relationship with clients, and his process of managing a investments has helped him to build a solid reputation. Learn how he’s become a trusted coach for many who are planning retirement.






What You Should Know About Retirement in 2015 & Beyond

Are you carefully preparing your retirement investments so that they’re aligned with your needs and goals? Curt Vorachek, of Sikich LLP, suggests a few ideas for successfully planning your retirement.






Parkview Assisted Living

1711 W. Church St., Freeport, Ill.
www.parkviewhome.org






Oakley Courts Assisted Living Community

3117 Kunkle Blvd., Freeport, Ill.
(815) 233-5129
www.oakleycourts.com






NWQ’s Guide to Senior Living Communities

Moving to a retirement community is never an easy decision, but many of us will do it sooner or later, for ourselves or a loved one. Here are some of the area’s top senior living.






Seven Strategies for Saving

Are you financially prepared for the future? Failing to save enough money could impact the quality of your retirement or your ability to recover from disaster. David Zierke, State Farm agent, offers some helpful ideas for stashing cash.






Crimson Pointe Acquired by Five Star Senior Living

ROCKFORD, Ill. – Crimson Pointe, an assisted living community located in Rockford, Ill., is proud to announce its relationship with Five Star Quality Care, Inc., effective May 1, 2011, one…
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Assisted Living: Knowing When the Time is Right

Assisted Living offers seniors a comfortable and safe lifestyle, while giving their adult children peace of mind. But how does one know when to make the move?






Finding Yield Amid Low Interest Rates

When interest rates are at historic lows, investors need to reexamine their short- and long-term needs. Jeffry Trad, of Midland Financial Strategies, suggests several questions investors should consider.