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Northwestern Mutual , the nation's 7th largest independent broker-dealer by total-revenue, announced Wednesday it has hired more than 1,100 financial representatives so far this year, and nearly 3,000 financial representative interns.
Findings released May 7 from Northwestern Mutual ’s 2013 Planning and Progress study show 56% of respondents said they felt financially prepared to live to age 75.
This goal comes on the heels of the life insurance firm’s 2012 recruiting of 5,000 financial professionals.
Nearly a quarter of Americans say their biggest obstacle in planning for retirement is that they don’t have enough time, according to a study by Northwestern Mutual .
"We have found that people in Gen Y not only said they are highly disciplined, they really are more highly disciplined than people in older generations," Bill Taylor, vice president of financial planning at Northwestern Mutual , said in an interview. "It might be because they've seen their parents ...
Consumers are prioritizing long-term planning over short-term financial concerns, a study released Tuesday by Northwestern Mutual found.