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Midlands Financial is a comprehensive wealth management firm serving families, individuals, and businesses in Nebraska and the Midwest. Our team has over 250 years of combined experience helping clients achieve their goals in many market environments.
Our clients are hard workers who truly care about families and communities and are seeking the advice of a trusted team of financial experts. Our goal is to be your first phone call for every retirement, financial planning, employee benefits, and other financial issue you face.
Do you have questions about your financial future? We can help you find the answers that make sense for you:
- When can I afford to retire?
- Will I run out of money in retirement?
- Am I on track for a comfortable lifestyle?
- Can I provide for my family and still prepare for retirement?
- How can I leave a legacy/what kind of legacy do I want to leave?
A Brief History of Estate Taxes
Federal estate taxes have long since been a lucrative source of funding for the federal government.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
The Half Million Dollar Baby
The true cost of raising a child may be far more than you expect.
International funds invest in non-U.S. markets, while global funds may invest in U.S. stocks alongside non-U.S. stocks.
When considering life insurance, it's important to understand your options.
Purchasing homeowners insurance is critical for protecting your home.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Living trusts are popular, but their appropriateness will depend upon your individual needs and objectives.
It sounds simple, but paying yourself first can really pay off.
Use this calculator to assess the potential benefits of a home mortgage deduction.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
This calculator helps estimate your federal estate tax liability.
Use this calculator to estimate your income tax liability along with average and marginal tax rates.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Agent Jane Bond is on the case, covering how bond laddering works.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.
Millions faithfully file their 1040 forms each April. But some things about federal income taxes may surprise you.
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.
Learning more about gold and its history may help you decide whether it has a place in your portfolio.