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Mission and Planning Process

Catherine is a Financial Advisor who began her career in financial services at Northwestern Mutual in 2004 as career changer after personally dealing with the repercussions of misguided financial advice. Since then she has built a portfolio of clients with a clear mission - “To empower individuals to build their personal wealth and safeguard against life’s many changing stages to achieve financial security and peace of mind.”

Catherine focuses on supporting successful women, attorneys, business owners, corporate executives and other high net worth individuals to achieve their individual goals and objectives. Catherine and her team offer a unique approach to the financial management process through an integration of five key components to comprehensive financial planning: risk management, investment strategies, estate planning, retirement income planning and business planning.

In addition to helping her own clients thrive, Catherine continually gives of her time, talent and treasure to causes and organizations she feels strongly about.  Whether it is helping others with their own personal or professional leadership development, community service or advocacy, Catherine is always ready and willing to connect and mentor.  She believes in the ability to impact change through the power of volunteerism, community and civic engagement. She understand that in order to advance our community it starts with oneself. 


Planning for Financial Security with Northwestern Mutual

Watch this short video to learn how Northwestern Mutual's comprehensive approach to personalized financial planning can help you achieve the future you envision.


Catherine Arambula Day

The City Council of San Diego proclaimed January 24, 2017 to be Catherine Arambula Day for her work within the community.

   


The Northwestern Mutual Difference

We make plans for people, not just money. So no matter your goals, we have access to top rated products and services to help you meet each one.

  • Best Life Insurance Company ranked by NerdWallet, 2019 to 20201
  • AAA, Aaa, and AA+ the highest financial strength ratings of any life insurer from all four major rating agencies2
  • Top 10 U.S. Independent Investment Broker-Dealers3
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2Northwestern Mutual continues to have the highest financial strength ratings awarded to any U.S. life insurer by all four of the major rating agencies: A.M. Best Company, A++ (highest), April 2020; Fitch Ratings, AAA (highest), August 2020; Moody’s Investors Service, Aaa (highest), December 2020; S&P Global Ratings, AA+ (second highest), June 2020. Third-party ratings are subject to change. Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.

3Measured by 2020 total revenues. Ranking for Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC. Sources: Financial Advisor magazine and Investment News, April 2021.

Catherine M Arambula, CLTC®

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