My Mission

"My commitment to you is to establish a long-lasting client relationship by maintaining the highest standards of quality, professionalism and integrity."

Christina specializes in helping clients prepare for and transition into retirement. She makes complicated information easy to understand. Her aim is for her clients to enjoy retirement, not worry about income, and meet their legacy goals.

In 2015 and 2016, Christina received recognition as a top three IPS + Forum qualifier. Christina has been a top IPS producer for over a decade.

Christina is former chair of the FRA Annuity Committee and a strong proponent of annuities. She is Northwestern Mutual’s top QLAC producer.

Christina and her husband Michael have two children, Erin and Josh.


My Team

From left: Kelsey, Christina, Eli, Barb, and Nur


Focus on Retirement

Getting to retirement is no longer the end goal- it’s a new starting point.

Living in retirement and spending the assets you have accumulated can be more complex than simply saving for retirement.

Our planning process is ongoing and combines a needs-based approach with statistical modeling that’s designed to address a variety of possibilities that can impact your situation. Ultimately, we help deliver solid, balanced solutions for a more financially secure retirement.

retirement plan solutions

The Northwestern Mutual Retirement Strategy helps you meet three key retirement goals:

1. INCOME FOR LIFE: Creating a stream of reliable income to meet your living expenses.

2. PROTECTING YOUR ASSETS: Protecting your retirement savings so that it lasts your lifetime.

3. LEAVING A LEGACY: Leaving money to your loved ones or charity.

Financial security in retirement is something you can achieve with confidence when your plan has the right combination of tailored solutions to address key risks.


Featured Publications

How One Couple Launched A Successful Business In Retirement

See how Christina worked with a couple to help them create a financial plan that gave them the confidence to launch a business in retirement. Click here to read the story.

Living A Dream Retirement: One Couple's Story

See how Christina Collins helps her clients create an income plan for retirement. Her planning is profiled on Forbes.com - click here to read the story.


 

"Plans are of little importance but planning is essential."

Winston Churchill

Christina I Collins, CFP®, CPWA®, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®

Wealth Management Advisor

What’s in the Final Senate Tax Bill, And What Could Still Change?

See the differences between the Senate tax plan and the bill that passed the House. Read more.

Good News for Our Clients

In 2018, we expect to again lead the industry in total dividends paid to our clients. Read more.

How Much More Room Does This Economy Have to Run?

The Dow is reaching record heights, but is there growth left? Should investors be ready for a downturn? Our experts weigh in on how likely it is that investors will see growth and what causes markets to change course.

 

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