Focusing on Your Financial Goals

Nathan Karges joined Northwestern Mutual in the Lincoln, Nebraska office in 2008. In the summer of 2011, he moved to Columbus, Nebraska to open his current office, making it easier to serve his many clients in the community. Nathan has recently been appointed Managing Director of Northeast Nebraska, and also serves as Nebraska's Disability Specialist, assisting other advisors in planning for every client’s individual needs. Much of his time is spent working with business owners, where he helps them implement formative solutions with benefits to attract and retain great employees.

It is Nathan’s goal to strive to build financial plans with the end in mind. When it comes to your financial future, every action you take today will have significant impact on your future financial circumstances.

When Nathan sits down with you, he considers it his responsibility to craft the steps that are right for your personalized plan given your aspirations, making sure he is dedicated to addressing your needs to give you control over your financial future.

From helping you design customized strategies to help grow your wealth, to small business benefits to succession planning, using a wealth of knowledge based on client relationships is important to Nathan.

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Supporting the Fight Against Childhood Cancer


For the Karges district office, giving people sound financial advice and helping families through financial planning is just one part of with the team does. The Northeast Nebraska team takes pride in supporting the fight against childhood cancer. 

With the support of a local Columbus family, the Hudnalls, this year the group aspires to reach a goal of $15,000 for Alex's Lemonade Stand. Three years ago, the NM team combined forces with the Hudnall girls, Madeline and Lillian. The girls have been raising money for childhood cancer through lemonade stands for 12 years. Over the years, the girls have raised over $55,000; and with the help from Karges' team, the girls were able to raise over $13,000 just last year. 

Northwestern Mutual Nebraska has spent over 5,000 hours volunteering and has raised more than $500,000 toward childhood cancer programs since 2016. Northwestern Mutual - Nebraska's mission to end childhood cancer spans to supporting the following local and national childhood cancer organizations:


Nathan Alan Karges, ChFC®, CLU®, CLTC®

Managing Director

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