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6 Secrets To Enjoying Retirement

You get an extra 2,000 hours a year in retirement. How will you spend it? Download this guide to learn 6 secrets of how you can spend your time to help cultivate happiness and a retirement well-lived. Learn:

  • How lacking this one simple thing could make you twice as likely to die
  • The importance of keeping your brain alert
  • Why some people go back to work

What you can expect:

Our seminars focus on common financial concerns that individuals and families face in retirement, like:

Ways to create income to help support your desired lifestyle

Tax strategies you can use to potentially reduce your tax bill

Unique challenges women face when planning for the future

Upcoming Events:

Allianz Private Client Briefing

Thursday 10/27 at 11:30am

Allianz Private Client Briefing

Thursday 10/27 at 5:30pm


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Meet Rey Cruz

As the owner of Cruz Investments & Wealth Management, Rey Cruz is focused on helping clients work toward their retirement dreams through a well-thought-out strategy for retirement income.

As the creator of the “Cruzing into Retirement™” System, Rey has been helping individuals and families prepare for and enjoy their ideal retirement since 1985. He believes clients need a professional who will be their financial partner — one who will provide written recommendations to reach each client’s desired retirement and financial goals and who has a team in place for communication and execution. Clients will find all of that at Cruz Investments & Wealth Management.

Rey holds the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER (CFP®) professional designation and has a bachelor’s degree from Aurora University. He holds Series 6, 7, 24 and 63 securities registrations as well as life, health, long-term care and annuity insurance licenses in Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Arizona and North Carolina.


Don’t forget to listen to Rey Cruz on the radio!

Tune in to hear “The Financial Expert of The River” on 95.9 The River at 7:20 a.m. the second and third Fridays of the month and at 6:15 a.m. the second and fourth Sundays of the month.


Ready to learn more about preparing for retirement?

605 N. Broadway | 2nd Floor
Aurora, IL 60505
630-897-0333 |


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Investment advisory services offered through Cruz Investments & Wealth Management, an Illinois State Registered Representative Investment Advisor. Securities offered through Madison Avenue Securities, LLC (MAS), Member FINRA/SIPC. Ed Slott’s Elite IRA Advisor Group, Cruz Tax Advisory, LLC and Cruz Investments & Wealth Management are not affiliated with MAS.

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