My Mission

"My mission is to help quality individuals, families, and businesses maximize their true financial potential and gain confidence through the realization of their goals, objectives, and dreams. To achieve this, I will assist them in overcoming procrastination by simplifying the ever changing and complex world of business and personal planning."

Many people look back on their lives with regret; not for the things they have done, but for the things they have left undone. They find they are more successful than they thought they would be and saved less than they intended. They find themselves in situations that are more complex and less predictable than they anticipated.

That is where Ben Reeder comes in. Ben will take the time to get to know you and your preferences. I can help you anticipate and prepare for the best--and worst scenarios. The relationship Ben establishes with you enables him to focus on your needs--what you want for your family and what you are currently doing.

For more than 150 years, Northwestern Mutual's ambition has been "less to be large than to be safe; its aim is to rank first in benefits to policyowners rather than first in size. Valuing quality above quantity." This statement from the Executive Committee in 1888 still holds true today.

The Business Corner

Business Markets Stratey mapWith a focused expertise on the business owner, Ben Reeder can provide guidance for any stage of your business:

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Employee Benefits

Employee benefits are an important part of the growth of your business. Employee benefits can cover owners, key employees and employees. They provide a solid foundation toward financial security. The complexity of offerings can make it difficult to navigate the ever-changing landscape. Ben Reeder and his team of specialists can help you design a competitive package that can attract and retain top talent.

  • Qualified retirement plans, such as defined benefit pension, SEP IRA, SIMPLE IRA, 401(k), and profit-sharing plans, can have a profound impact on the long-term financial well-being of your employees. Let us help you make the qualified plan choice that's right for them and for your business.


The Northwestern Mutual Difference

Backed by the strength of Northwestern Mutual, my team and I provide you with a balanced approach to achieving your goal of financial security, assuring that your intentions have been understood and your needs are being addressed. And when it comes to implementing solutions, the full capabilities of Northwestern Mutual are leveraged to provide you with exclusive access to a comprehensive variety of products and services.

Gordon Benjamin Reeder, MBA, CLU®, ChFC®, CASL®

Financial Representative

Largest Dividend Payout In Company History

In 2019, we expect the largest dividend payout for life and disability income insurance policyowners in company history. Read more.

Retirement And Taxes: How To Maximize Your Savings

Not all retirement savings vehicles are taxed the same way. Read more.

A Guide To Your Finances In Your 40s

With your 40s comes competing money goals. Here’s how to manage them. See how.


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