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

 E-mail: mikec@cfslinc.com

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