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717 South Willow Street
PO Box 969
North Platte, NE 69101

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Lance Carlson

(308) 534-9621

 
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Welcome to Carlson Financial Group, Inc.

Carlson Financial Group, Inc. is an independent insurance and financial services firm committed to helping our clients improve their long term financial success. Our focus is to deliver an unprecedented level of personalized service and to help our clients solve their financial problems though the use of insurance and investment products. We have 80 professionals across the state of Nebraska as well as Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Montana, South Dakota and Texas. We take a hands on approach in helping our clients make good decisions about risk and money.

We encourage you to explore our site and learn more about the services we provide. Should you have any questions or would like more information on our firm, please feel free to contact us. We look forward to hearing from you.


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Protecting Your Business from the Loss of a Key Person

Protecting Your Business from the Loss of a Key Person

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Choices for Your 401(k) at a Former Employer

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Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement

Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement

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Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement

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Disability and Your Finances

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When Life Insurance Becomes Taxable

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Gap Insurance for Leased Cars

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Capital Gains Tax Estimator

Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.

Comparing Investments

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Historical Inflation

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A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

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Saving for College

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Protecting Those Who Matter Most

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Long-Term-Care Protection Strategies

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

Investment Strategies for Retirement

Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.

Principles of Preserving Wealth

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Managing Your Lifestyle

Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.

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To Buy or Not to Buy

The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.

Retirement Redefined

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The Cost of Procrastination

Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.

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The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth

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