Growing up, most of us did not say we wanted to be financial advisors. Rather, for the most part it's something we evolved into. Personally, as I grew up and moved away from my dream of becoming a skydiving fire fighter, I have found passion helping families reach financial security in my role as an advisor. My education and qualifications in this field play a huge role, but I wouldn't be where I am today without the heart I put into being helpful and resourceful to each and every person that I meet with.

In addition to my personal motivation that my beautiful wife Jennifer and my children bring me, my second motivator is the belief that everyone deserves to partner with a professional like myself; that creates and implements a personal plan that allows them to achieve their short and long-term goals. 

Piecing together a financial plan on your own can often be frustrating and worrysome.  I would love the oppurtunity to meet with you and take that burden off your shoulders; while showing you how beneficial and exciting planning for the now- and the future can be.  In the words of Benjamin Franklin: “Well done is better than well said.”

--Nick Hensen


My Mission

As a Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Advisor, I look first to understand your vision for the future. It says a lot about you. And like you, your vision is unique. So is my approach to helping you shape it and attain it.

Simply put, my mission is to help you secure your family's or business's future and protect what's important to you.


Planning for Financial Security with Northwestern Mutual

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Nick J Hensen

Wealth Management Advisor


Home is where the greatest moments are shared and where the most valuable and meaningful memories are made. But sometimes, life happens. From technology and social media to work-life imbalance to competing schedules, families can struggle to be present and connect on a more personal level at home.

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Financial Planning with Northwestern Mutual

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