Local Network . . . Expert Guidance

Founded in 1988, our office has a long track record of making an impact in the Greater Peoria area.  We invite you to explore our site.  You will learn that the Financial Representatives of Northwestern Mutual - Greater Peoria are well-trained and uniquely qualified to provide you with expert guidance and innovative solutions in a host of areas, including Estate Analysis, Asset and Income Protection, Personal and Business Planning Analysis, Retirement Solutions and Investment Services.  We will work closely with you to recognize and achieve our personal and professional aspirations, while reaching your financial goals.  Northwestern Mutual - Greater Peoria team is led by Josh Waite and a team of professionals where the client is always our priority.

You will receive expert guidance from Northwestern Mutual - Greater Peoria Representatives and a commitment to service that is unsurpassed in helping you prepare for your financial future.

Joshua T. Waite, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®, Managing Director

In 2005, Josh Waite was appointed the Managing Director of the Peoria District Network Office. Josh’s vision includes the recruitment of top professionals who possess character traits that are consistent with integrity, strong values, dedication, and service.  You will find that the Northwestern Mutual - Greater Peoria office is comprised of competent professionals who are enthusiastic and motivated to serve you: our clients.  Financial Representatives with Northwestern Mutual - Greater Peoria are supported by a highly trained and knowledgeable operations staff.

Freedom . . . Success . . . Financial Independence

Are you interested in becoming your own boss? Setting your own hours? Making a positive impact on people's lives everyday? Turn your dreams into reality and discover what a career as a Northwestern Mutual Financial  Representative can do for you.

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Joshua T Waite, CFP®, CLU®, ChFC®, CAP®

Managing Director


Northwestern Mutual financial representatives have the opportunity to determine their own financial futures while making an impact on others.

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Looking for a career that allows flexibility and exceptional income potential? Do you want top-notch training, mentorship and resources? Have you been searching for a company that demonstrates a commitment to diversity and giving back to the community?

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#1 in the Financial Services Industry

- Selling Power's "50 Best Companies to Sell for Now." Aug 2014

Top Ten Internship for 19 Straight Years

- Vault Guide to Internships, 2015 edition

Best Place to Work in the Insurance Industry

- Glassdoor.com's "Best Places to Work" survey, Dec. 2013

ABC’s The Chew features Northwestern Mutual’s Childhood Cancer Program

ABC’s The Chew stirred up a delicious lemonade recipe in support of Northwestern Mutual’s Childhood Cancer Program and partnership with Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation. See the story of financial representatives Jessica and Jeff Salazar and their son, Austin, and their personal fight against childhood cancer.

When is it a good time to take on debt?

When you want something such as an education, a new car, a new TV, or a home, it’s not uncommon to take out a loan or even use your credit card. In this month’s Ask the Financial Expert column, our experts weigh in on the topic and discuss “good debt versus bad debt” and how debt as a whole affects our economy.