Your ability to earn a living is likely the most important financial asset you have. Disability insurance can help protect your income in case the unexpected happens.
Disability insurance to fit your life.
Did you know that one in four people will be disabled at some point during their careers?1 Disability insurance is designed to protect your income by replacing a portion of your paycheck if you're ever too sick or injured to work. It lets you rest easy knowing that your expenses will be covered, keeping your lifestyle intact and your financial plan on track so you can focus on getting better.
1 in 4 people will become disabled at some point during their career.1
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Disability insurance for individuals can protect your ability to earn a living by replacing some of your income if you are too sick or injured to work—so you can focus on getting better without worrying about how the bills will get paid or dipping into your savings.
For people in the medical field—doctors, dentists, and medical students—disability insurance is especially important because you're not just protecting your income, you're protecting the investment you've made in your career.
Disability insurance can help cover your overhead expenses and keep your business running if an owner or another key person becomes too sick or injured to do their job. It's also a valuable benefit you can offer employees to help attract and retain top talent.
Disability insurance: a key part of a smart financial plan
When you work with Northwestern Mutual, we listen to the goals you have and design a personalized financial plan specifically for your life. Disability insurance will likely be an important part of that plan, giving you:
A policy with a monthly benefit that can be customized to your life and needs
Protection for the financial progress you've made so far
Income when you need it most so your lifestyle doesn't get detailed
Dividends that can be used to reduce your premiums over time
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The Northwestern Mutual difference
Of our clients stay with us year over year3
Top ranked for disability income insurance4
in expected disability insurance dividends paid back to our policyowners in 20225