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Understanding Today's Financial Environment
Welcome, we are Dorion-Gray Retirement Planning, Inc., a financial organization with offices in Crystal Lake, IL and Vernon Hills, IL. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they build wealth and plan for the future. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, saving for college, or managing your estate, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.Contact Us
How Income Taxes Work
A quick look at how federal income taxes work.
Ready for Retirement?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
A Look at Whole Life Insurance
Whole life insurance remains in force as long as you remain current with premiums. Here's how it works.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Good employee health can be great for the company’s bottom line.
You taught them how to read and how to ride a bike, but have you taught your children how to manage money?
An inside look at how marginal income tax brackets work.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Your liability for damages that occur when a tree on your property falls on your neighbor’s property is not clear cut.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
What does your home really cost?
Smart investors take the time to separate emotion from fact.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.