Financial Strategies, One Future at a Time
We are on a mission to equip you to realize your vision for a vibrant future. Developing a strategic financial plan crafted around your unique aspirations is just the starting point. Allow us the privilege of doing life with you as you take ownership of your future and write your own story.
We are Favia Group, a team of expert financial advisors just outside the Chicago metro area. Our firm is defined by more than 80 years of collective financial expertise, and we aren’t stopping now. It’s our goal to see you live an empowered life, facing your future unafraid. That’s why our financial planning philosophy is rooted in developing others through continual progress. We simply aren’t satisfied with the status quo. We see the story beyond the numbers in financial planning. From small business owners to baby boomers and millennials, we want to help you achieve the things in life most important to you.Contact Us
Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
Exchange-traded funds have some things in common with mutual funds, but there are differences, too.
Where Is the Market Headed?
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
The Financial Literacy Crisis
Many Americans are operating their personal finances with only the barest minimum of knowledge.
Building wealth requires protection from the forces of wealth destruction.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings.
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
That big list of dreams and goals isn't the only way to look at your bucket list.
The market is as unpredictable as the weather. We’d love to help you prepare.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.