Financial Planning for Your Business and Family

Most successful businesses are created with an idea and grown with hard work.  But it takes foresight and a comprehensive plan for these businesses to outlive their founders.  The businesses that are successful, those that flourish from one generation to the next, are the ones with owners who know how to recognize and solve problems ….. owners who know when to ask for help ….. owners who know how to hire “expertise.”  

My team of experts and I can help by identifying your financial planning needs, and then addressing those needs with a wide range of insurance and investment solutions.

The Northwestern Mutual Difference

We make plans for people, not just money. So no matter your goals, we have access to top rated products and services to help you meet each one.

  • Best Life Insurance Company ranked by NerdWallet, 2019 to 20201
  • AAA, Aaa, and AA+ the highest financial strength ratings of any life insurer from all four major rating agencies2
  • Top 10 U.S. Independent Investment Broker-Dealers3
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2Northwestern Mutual continues to have the highest financial strength ratings awarded to any U.S. life insurer by all four of the major rating agencies: A.M. Best Company, A++ (highest), April 2020; Fitch Ratings, AAA (highest), August 2020; Moody’s Investors Service, Aaa (highest), December 2020; S&P Global Ratings, AA+ (second highest), June 2020. Third-party ratings are subject to change. Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.

3Measured by 2020 total revenues. Ranking for Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC. Sources: Financial Advisor magazine and Investment News, April 2021.

F Darrah Schaefer, MSFS, CLU®

Financial Representative

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