Our Services

Gaines & Gaines Financial Services, Ltd.

The Diamond Building
150 North Michigan Avenue
Suite 2800
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Office: 312-291-4465
Direct: 312-320-1377
Fax: 312-277-7673

Investments

The wealthy life is not just for the rich or smart, success can be yours when you take what you have today and use it wisely. In our opinion, the two most important things that come into play when striving to reach your financial goals are 1) a strategy, and 2) a partner. We specialize in creating workable strategies that fit where you are and where you desire to go, and we are passionate about our partner relationships. Our relationship starts the moment you share with us your needs, goals and expectations, and our long-term relationship continues to grow and develop as we help you reach your financial goals.

Retirement

As you are planning for retirement, preservation of your wealth becomes of the most importance.  From the moment we begin, we strive to help you protect and preserve what you’ve worked so hard to accumulate over the years. Together we identify your goals and then provide solutions that fit your needs, solutions  such as annuities, non-qualified deferred compensation arrangements, intelligent planning concerning the distribution of your employer’s retirement plan, managing your cash flow, and examining your tax strategies and others. Even if you have retired already, you can make financial decisions today that can help set you up for a richer and more comfortable retirement life.

Estate Planning

The returns on your invested  time, energy, and money will manifest long after you are gone. Your financial decisions today can undoubtedly affect not only you but your family and generations after you. Transferring wealth is not just a good idea, it is of vital importance. There are several ways to transfer wealth including: creating a will, trust funds, and purchasing one or more types of insurance. We help you create a transfer strategy with specific administrative and management details that can help your family and loved ones. We care about your legacy. We care about you.