Disability Income Insurance

Disability Income Insurance protects your most valuable asset, your ability to earn an income. Have you thought about what would happen if your income were interrupted? A long-term disability could suspend or terminate your income for an extended period of time. It could force you to close your business.

What plan do you have in place to protect your financial future if you were sick or hurt, and could no longer work?

How disability income insurance can make a difference

View stories that explain the impact of disability, and how having disability income insurance helped in some difficult and potentially devastating situations.

Rank in Non-Cancellable Individual Disability Insurance

Northwestern Mutual introduced its non-cancellable disability insurance product line in August 1969. Based on premium earned, it is the number one mutual company in total individual disability insurance in force, and the second largest in total individual disability insurance in force among all insurance companies.

Northwestern offers a breadth of disability income insurance products covering total or partial disability of professionals, business executives, small business owners and individuals to provide a source of income in the event of a disability: 

Individual Disability Insurance
Purchased by an individual to protect his or her ability to earn an income.

Group Disability Insurance
Purchased by an employer to protect employees against the loss of income due to a disability.