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At Central Financial Services our job is simple... help you make the best financial decisions that protect and help maximize your wealth. Assisting clients since 1992, we listen and learn about your unique situation before making recommendations.

Financial planning shouldn't be hard to understand. CFS associates take pride in clearly explaining how a recommendation will benefit you. With many years of experience and comprehensive knowledge, our associates provide answers to your questions.

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CFS is a full service, independent financial planning firm. We help our clients find the best strategies to reach their financial goals. This could be as simple as purchasing term insurance or a mutual fund...

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We provide a comprehensive array of financial planning and wealth management services to individuals, business owners, professionals, and retirees.

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Central Financial Services

6355 South 56th Street
Lincoln, NE  68516
Phone: (402) 423-4022
Fax: (402) 423-4122

 E-mail: mikec@cfslinc.com

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Social Security: Maximizing Benefits

There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.

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Understanding the Alternate Valuation Date

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When to Self-Insure

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Keep Your Umbrella Handy

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Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.

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Historical Inflation

This calculator shows how inflation over the years has impacted purchasing power.

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This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

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Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.

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Estimate how many months it may take to recover the out-of-pocket costs when buying a more efficient vehicle.

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Estimate how much you have the potential to earn during your working years.

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Retirement Plan Distributions

There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.

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There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement

Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.

Tax Management Strategies

Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.

Protecting Those Who Matter Most

The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.

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You’ve made investments your whole life. Work with us to help make the most of them.

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Do you have causes that you want to support with donations? Here are three tips.

Retirement Redefined

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Your DNA Test

If your family relies on your income, it’s critical to know what their needs would be in the event of your death.

Estate Management 101

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