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The wealth management firm of Jonlyn & Associates, started in 1991 by John V. Pezzullo CPA, has grown today to eight professionals, comprised of CPA’s, EA’s, Financial Planners, Investment Advisors and Bookkeepers, each offering top-notch credentials and experience. Offices in Wheaton (accounting and wealth management) and Bolingbrook (accounting and wealth management) primarily service the greater Chicago counties of DuPage, Will, Kane, Cook, Kendall, McHenry and DeKalb.  The service does not stop at the state border, as we have clientele throughout the United States.

From individual retirement plans, 401K plans and rollovers through insurance needs including long term care to accounting and multi state income taxes, the team at Jonlyn and Associates can assist you with all of your wealth management needs and education.  The Jonlyn team offers a strategic approach to helping clients pursue their goals and devises individual solutions to meet your personal needs.

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A Living Trust Primer

A Living Trust Primer

Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.

And the Executor Is

And the Executor Is

The right executor may help ensure the distribution of your assets is done with as little upheaval as possible.

Caring for Aging Parents

Caring for Aging Parents

As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.

 

Tips to Prevent the #1 Cause of Marital Rift

Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.

The Great Debate Continues: Active vs. Passive

In investments, one great debate asks the question, “Active or Passive Investing: Which Is Better?”

A Penny Saved is Two Pennies Earned

Here are some simple and inexpensive energy-saving tips that may help you save money.

Social Security: Maximizing Your Social Security Benefits

There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.

An Overview of Renter’s Insurance

Don’t overlook the need for renter’s insurance if you rent your home.

U.S. Personal Savings Rate

What can be learned from the savings rate?

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Bi-Weekly Payments

This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.

Estimate Your RMD

Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.

Lifetime of Earnings

Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

Potential Income from an IRA

Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.

Capital Gains Tax Estimator

Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.

Self-Employed Retirement Plans

Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.

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Keys to Investing for Retirement

There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

5 Smart Investing Principles

Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.

An Inside Look at Retirement Living

A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.

Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Your Cash Flow Statement

A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.

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An Arm and a Leg

A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.

From Boats to Brokers

From the Dutch East India Company to Wall St., the stock market has a long and storied history.

Estate Management 101

A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate.

Events on Wall Street

Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.

The Other Sure Thing

Though we don’t like to think about it, all of us will make an exit sometime. Are you prepared?

Bursting the Bubble

Tulips were the first, but won’t be the last. What forms a “bubble” and what causes them to burst?

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