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Key Tax Deductions for Business Owners

Tax season is here. And by now you should have most of the documents you need to start preparing your 2016 tax returns. Business owners and individuals can yield significant tax savings with the proper planning. Invest 3 minutes and… Read Now >>

Get to Know the Illumination Team: Ben Rinkey

November 13, 2018

Ben joined Illumination in 2014 as our Senior Investment Strategist, bringing more than 40 years of investment experience with him. Prior to joining Illumination, he served as a Senior Fixed Income Portfolio Manager, advising on over $6 billion of fixed… Read Now >>


Mindset & Market Corrections

November 13, 2018

By Matt Rinkey If you watch the financial news (which we don’t recommend) you will hear many reasons for why the market has declined approximately 10% from its peak in early October. Culprits have been assigned to rising interest rates,… Read Now >>


One Number Investors Must Know

October 24, 2018

The most important number for any investor to know is not the level of the S&P 500 or the yield on the 10-year Treasury or any other number related to the financial markets. Instead, to invest comfortably and productively through bull… Read Now >>


What Would Warren Do?

October 16, 2018

Understanding Your Health Insurance Plan Options

October 15, 2018

By Andrew Costello Did you know that the typical employed American family of four can expect to spend more than $28,000 on healthcare in 2018, according to the annual Milliman Medical Index report? Considering the financial significance of your health,… Read Now >>


Get to Know the Team: Anakaren Godinez

October 15, 2018

Anakaren has been with Illumination Wealth for a little more than a year now. She is one of our financial life guides who expertly manages our clients’ financial Dashboards and builds out our newsletters like this one. Get to know… Read Now >>


Findings From The UBS Global Family Office Report 2018

October 1, 2018

  The UBS Global Family Office Report 2018 looks at where 311 family offices invest their money. The Top Takeaways: These families are super wealthy: The average family net worth is $1.1 billion, while the average amount of assets managed by each family office is… Read Now >>


Get to Know the Team: Tracey Magnuson

September 10, 2018

If you ever called our office here at Illumination Wealth, you would surely receive a warm and friendly greeting from Tracey Magnuson. She is our Client Service Concierge. Tracey not only makes sure every client contact is a wonderful experience,… Read Now >>


How and Why You Should Protect Your Digital Assets

September 10, 2018

By Andrew Costello Most of us have what seems like 100 online accounts that we use to manage our bill payments, our online shopping, or our social media status. Some of us even use a different password for each of… Read Now >>


What I Learned About Investing at 12 Years Old

August 8, 2018

When I was 12 years old I participated in the first school-sponsored stock market game throughout the country. Our team was given a fictitious $100,000 and we had 10 weeks to invest the money. We competed against hundreds of other… Read Now >>