A message from Nick:

As a Financial Advisor with 14 years of experience with Northwestern Mutual, I am committed to helping my clients attain financial security for their families and businesses through comprehensive planning.  My goal is to educate them and provide innovative solutions, so they are confident in the decisions they make and are excited about having a secure financial plan.  Financial planning is an ongoing process.  I will help my clients prepare for the best and worst-case scenarios and adjust their plan along the way in order to achieve the future they envision.   

My mission is simple.  I am invested in your success.  I value your trust and hope to build a lasting relationship based on quality and integrity. 

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, April 2019 1
  • Highest financial strength ratings of any life insurer from all four major rating agencies2
  • Top 10 U.S. Independent Investment Broker-Dealers3
1 ©2017-2019 and TM, NerdWallet, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

2 A.M. Best Company, A++ (highest), May 2019; Fitch Ratings, AAA (highest), May 2019; Moody's Investors Service, Aaa (highest), September 2018; S&P Global Ratings, AA+ (second highest), June 2019. Third-party ratings are subject to change. Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.

3 Measured by 2018 total revenues. Ranking for Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC. Sources: Financial Advisor magazine and Investment News, May 2019.

Nick Gardner, CFP®, CLU®, CLTC®

Financial Advisor

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