Northwestern Mutual exists to help policyowners and clients protect against financial risk and achieve financial security. Through its subsidiaries and affiliates, the Milwaukee, Wisconsin-based company offers insurance products, investment products and advisory services that address client needs for financial security and protection, capital accumulation, asset distribution and estate preservation. Since 1857, Northwestern Mutual has consistently focused on one ambition: to do the right thing for the people who put their trust in us.
Northwestern Mutual receives the best possible insurance financial strength ratings from the four major companies that rate insurance providers: A++ - A.M. Best (May 2006); AAA - Fitch Ratings (August 2006); AAA - Standard & Poor's (May 2006); Aaa - Moody's Investors Service (March 2006). This reflects our financial strength, overall operations efficiency, claims-paying ability and the soundness of our investments.