Welcome to GBA Financial, your independent full-service financial firm in Rochester, Illinois. We are here to help you take a proactive approach to your personal financial situation while remaining committed to a high standard of integrity and professionalism. We look forward to using our experience to help you pursue your financial goals.Services We Offer Jenny L. Foster, CFP® Contact Us
Spotting Credit Trouble
The wise use of credit is a critical skill. These 10 questions will help you assess your skill level.
How Big is Money?
Learn a little about worldwide currency in this fun infographic
The Average American Budget
Learn about the average American budget in this fun and interactive piece.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
What can be learned from the savings rate?
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Retirees traveling abroad need to know that their health insurance travels with them.
When you take the time to learn more about how it works, you may be able to put the tax code to work for you.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
There are a few things to consider when buying or leasing your next vehicle.
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.
What is your plan for health care during retirement?
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.