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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 >>

If Disaster Strikes, Are You Prepared?

July 21, 2016

Matt talks with Craig Sewing on The American Dream Show about the importance of understanding your investment risk profile when it comes to protecting your investments. Alexis Ranglas, Insurance Advisor at Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., joins them to explain… Read Now >>

Real Life Results, No Doping Necessary

July 21, 2016

Can you believe we are in the 2nd half of 2016? I can already imagine the headlines we will have in store for the next six months…from the Olympics to the U.S. Presidential Race.  Our mission at Illumination Wealth is… Read Now >>

Brexit Planning

July 18, 2016

By now you have likely heard the Brexit news – Britain is leaving the European Union (EU). You may be wondering, what is the big fuss about? We will get into that shortly. There is though, a reason why you… Read Now >>

Rise Up Radio June 10, 2016

June 23, 2016

Recently Matt had the privilege to be a featured Guest on Rise Up Radio with Jared Kelley from Mission Realty Group and James Carmody from Synergy One Lending on KCBQ 1170 AM. Matt was very excited to share with others… Read Now >>

The “F” Word and What It Means for You

June 9, 2016

The “F” word – Fiduciary – has been flying around in the news lately. Why? Because a new fiduciary rule was established by the Department of Labor to provide more transparency in retirement fees and advice. Incredible as this sounds, until now the majority of… Read Now >>

3 Questions You Should Be Asking Your Financial Advisor

June 1, 2016

Matt joins The American Dream Show with Craig Sewing to discuss the importance of a new rule from the Department Of Labor requiring Financial Advisors to be fiduciaries on 401(k) and IRA accounts. Matt explains why this rule is good… Read Now >>

Business and Financial Life Planning for Success Seminar

May 17, 2016

Are you ready to learn several new strategies for your business and financial life that will allow you reduce risk and keep more of what you make? On Thursday, June 2nd at 5:00pm, Illumination Wealth and Kimball, Tirey & St.… Read Now >>

Are You Transparent About Your Relationship with Money?

May 7, 2016

At times, money and relationships can be like water and oil. The two don’t always mix well. The American Psychological Association reports that about one third of all couples say that money is a major source of conflict in their… Read Now >>

How to Invest in a Volatile Market

April 22, 2016

Matt joins Craig Sewing for another episode of The American Dream Show on March 30, 2016. This week Matt and Craig discuss how the recent terrorist attacks have caused volatility in the market and what you must do as an… Read Now >>

Tax Saving Opportunities Are Still Available

April 11, 2016

Tax season for most people is winding down, but there is still time to lower your taxes by making a retirement plan contribution. The normal deadline has even been extended due to public holidays. If you have already made your… Read Now >>