The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company provides a range of insurance and investment products primarily in the United States. The company offers life, annuity, disability, and long-term care insurance products to the personal, business, and estate markets. Its products include permanent, term, combination, variable life, and universal life insurance products; disability insurance; long-term care insurance; and annuity products, such as deferred and income annuities. The company's investment products include a range of mutual funds; education funds; specialty accounts and financial services for cash management purposes; individual retirement accounts; custodial accounts; certificates of deposit; money market funds; treasury bills; unit investment trusts; and stocks and bonds. In addition, it provides advisory programs and services, including financial planning, private client services, signature advisory programs, and trust services. The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company was founded in 1857 and is based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.