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Feb 26, 2015, 09:00 ET

Study: Success a matter of hard work, self-reliance according to African-Americans

Eight in 10 African-Americans believe that success is determined by an individual's actions, and are more likely than the American population at...

Feb 19, 2015, 13:19 ET

Northwestern Mutual Recognized as One of "World's Most Admired" Companies

Northwestern Mutual today was recognized as one of the "World's Most Admired" companies in the life insurance industry, according to...

Feb 19, 2015, 10:15 ET

Northwestern Mutual achieves record revenue, assets and surplus

As demand grows for Northwestern Mutual's distinctive approach to providing financial guidance, the company today announced it has achieved record...

Feb 17, 2015, 09:00 ET

New Exhibit at Milwaukee Public Museum Sponsored by Northwestern Mutual Opens March 15

 Crossroads of Civilization: Ancient Worlds of the Near East and Mediterranean, the first new permanent exhibition from the Milwaukee Public...

Feb 10, 2015, 10:43 ET

Northwestern Mutual Training and Development Programs Among Best in the U.S.

Northwestern Mutual today announced that the company's training and development programs have been named among the best in the country, according...

Feb 03, 2015, 09:00 ET

Northwestern Mutual to Recruit 5,000 Financial Representatives and Interns in 2015

 To meet the demand for financial planning in the U.S., Northwestern Mutual today announced the company is recruiting 2,000 full-time financial...

Jan 22, 2015, 09:00 ET

Northwestern Mutual and the Milwaukee County Zoo Reveal Name for New Male Baby Gorilla

 Northwestern Mutual employees are wild over the Milwaukee County Zoo's birth announcement of the western lowland male gorilla born on November...

Jan 15, 2015, 10:00 ET

Northwestern Mutual and Betty Brinn Children's Museum Debut Word Headquarters Exhibit on February 14

 On February 14, the Betty Brinn Children's Museum will debut Word Headquarters, a new feature exhibit sponsored by the Northwestern Mutual...

Jan 13, 2015, 09:00 ET
Resolve to Solve

Don't be a Financial Statistic in 2015 … and Beyond

 New year resolutions frequently revolve around health and finances. Unfortunately, a recent Forbes magazine poll revealed that less than 10%...

Dec 19, 2014, 10:00 ET

Lifelong Solutions, Not Resolutions!: 5 Life-Lengthening Tips

Imagine a world without New Year's Resolutions. That's what Northwestern Mutual Medical Director Dr. Tony Norelli prescribes. "Let's ban...

Dec 18, 2014, 17:19 ET

Northwestern Mutual moves forward on downtown Milwaukee growth

 Northwestern Mutual today announced its intentions to build a mixed use real estate development immediately west of its downtown Milwaukee...

Dec 17, 2014, 09:00 ET

Northwestern Mutual grants $225,000 to area nonprofits through Days of Sharing program

Northwestern Mutual, through its Foundation, is recognizing local area nonprofits with grants totaling $225,000 through its Days of Sharing...

Dec 04, 2014, 06:00 ET
Northwestern Mutual's "Celebrating Greatness" float pays tribute to the 101st Rose Bowl Game(R) presented by Northwestern Mutual by highlighting the unforgettable moments that happen on the game's biggest stage.

Northwestern Mutual, Presenting Sponsor of the Rose Bowl Game®, Announces Floats Celebrating Greatness and Inspiring Potential in 126th Rose Parade®

Northwestern Mutual, presenting sponsor of the Rose Bowl Game, today announced it will stage two floats in the legendary Tournament of Roses®...

Dec 03, 2014, 04:00 ET

Northwestern Mutual sells Russell for $2.7 billion

 Northwestern Mutual has completed a $2.7 billion sale of its subsidiary Frank Russell Company (also known as Russell Investments). Proceeds...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:27 ET

Northwestern Mutual recognized as one of the best work places for LGBT equality

 Northwestern Mutual received a perfect score of 100 percent in the newly released Corporate Equality Index (CEI) 2015 survey. This is the 13th...

Dec 01, 2014, 13:00 ET

7 Consejos para Conservar el Presupuesto y el Espíritu Verdadero durante la Época Festiva

 "Nadie es tan pobre para no regalar una sonrisa ni tan rico para no necesitarla." — Anónimo Los días festivos suelen ser...

Nov 17, 2014, 17:01 ET
Life-changing news for Utah family emphasizes value of life insurance @NM_News (PRNewsFoto/Northwestern Mutual)

How awareness and thoughtfulness play key roles in planning for difficult times

Knowing what is important in life became clear to Michael and Kim Jones after Michael was diagnosed with terminal neck cancer. "It changed us...

Nov 13, 2014, 10:00 ET

Northwestern Mutual teams with New York Times best-selling author, Meryl Comer

Northwestern Mutual is partnering with New York Times best-selling author and Women Against Alzheimer's co-founder Meryl Comer on a new interactive...

Nov 12, 2014, 11:03 ET

Northwestern Mutual provides $250 million in loan refinancing on Boston's International Place

 Northwestern Mutual has funded $250 million of a $500 million mortgage loan refinance on International Place, located at Boston's Downtown...

Nov 11, 2014, 11:00 ET

Fitch affirms Northwestern Mutual's AAA rating, underscores competitive advantages

Highlighting the company's competitive position and strong financials, Fitch Ratings affirmed the AAA insurance financial strength rating for...