It’s About Opportunity

Opportunity for personal development. Opportunity for growth. Opportunity for success. Northwestern Mutual offers opportunity - for both our financial representatives and their clients.

As part of the Network, financial representatives are given the opportunity to succeed as independent business owners. They are highly trained and have the resources of the entire Network behind them to help ensure their success.

Our clients are given the opportunity to work with someone in their local community who has the knowledge and skills necessary to develop solid personalized solutions. Our financial representatives offer innovative solutions that help clients minimize financial risk and achieve financial security over the long term.

Bill McKernan featured in NBC WPTV5 Interview

Are you a disciplined saver? Managing Director Bill McKernan, recently interviewed by WPTV/NBC of West Palm Beach, spoke on the savings crisis in America. An FDIC study found that almost half of Americans don’t have $400 in savings. Dedicating his career to helping clients understand the importance of being a disciplined saver, Bill works to increase financial literacy and the power of savings every day.

2015 Forbes Women’s Summit Interview

Brooke McKernan was recently interviewed by CBS 12 News in our West Palm Beach office after attending the Forbes Women’s Summit in New York City. Brooke was one of only 250 women asked to attend. The interview highlighted the importance of woman in the workplace and the inspiration that came along with being a part of this conference.

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Bill McKernan was [Selected for/Featured in] Palm Beach Illustrated, “The Palm Beach 100: Palm Beach County’s most influential business leaders, 2020.
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McKernan Financial at Northwestern Mutual Annual Meeting
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Top reps in Costa Rica who won the annual sales contest
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2017 Striano Financial Softball Champions!

The Northwestern Mutual Difference

Backed by the strength of Northwestern Mutual, my team and I provide you with a balanced approach to achieving your goal of financial security, assuring that your intentions have been understood and your needs are being addressed. And when it comes to implementing solutions, the full capabilities of Northwestern Mutual are leveraged to provide you with exclusive access to a comprehensive variety of products and services.

Bill McKernan

Managing Director


As a financial representative intern, you'll get real-world job experience as you discover a career with flexibility and rewards.

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