The right time in your life for term life.

A term life insurance policy from Northwestern Mutual will help make sure your mortgage gets paid, your kids are able to pay for college, or your family can cover everyday expenses should something happen to you. It's an affordable way to have the protection you want for a specific period of time.

Less than $1 a day

That's all it takes to make sure your family can be taken care of financially if the unexpected happens.1

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Less than $1 a day

That's all it takes to make sure your family can be taken care of financially if the unexpected happens.1

Term life coverage that fits your life.

It's affordable

For less than $1 a day,1 you can have the right amount of term life coverage you'll need to make sure your loved ones are taken care of financially if you pass away.

It's yours

Having a policy with us means you're not tied to a workplace plan. You'll get the right amount you need (typically not enough through work) and it will be with you wherever your career takes you.

It's flexible

As life changes your term life policy can, too. You can convert some or all of it to a whole life policy that gives you lifelong coverage and builds cash value you can use for anything.

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You've got term life insurance questions, we've got answers.

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Make your financial plan smarter with term life insurance.

Most people don't see life insurance as a key part of their financial big picture. Our advisors3 can show you how the right insurance and investment strategies can give you more options, flexibility, and confidence with a financial plan tailored to your priorities and goals-now and years from now. Here's what our version of planning can do:

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  • Protect everything you've worked so hard for

  • Make the most of what you have with recommendations for saving and paying down debt

  • Grow your money with the right investments to reach your goals

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How much life insurance is right for you?

The Northwestern Mutual difference


The percentage of our clients who stay with us year over year.4

No. 1 

Largest direct provider of individual life insurance in the U.S.5


The number of years we've been there for our clients—through depressions, downturns, and two World Wars.


AAA, Aaa, and AA+ — we've earned the highest financial strength ratings awarded to life insurers from all four major rating agencies.6

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Ready to take the next step?

Our advisors will help you find the right amount of term life insurance for your goals and budget.

It's easy to get started—no commitment, just a conversation