Helping clients enjoy retirement with confidence and clarity.


No matter how savvy and sophisticated, when many of our clients first entered our office they had the same question:


Will I really be okay?


We believe our firm has a responsibility to create confidence and clarity in the lives of our clients. With so much noise, it is hard to know who to trust. If you’re like most professionals nearing your retirement years, you likely have too many products (and maybe too many advisors) that you can make sense of.


But how do you know it will all work out the way you want it to?


Our process is simple:

Clarify what you actually want your retirement to look and feel like, then stress test your plan against every variable possible. From there, we improve, iterate and proactively enhance your plan to give you the best possible outcome for success.



Already Have An Advisor? No Problem. Our Second Opinion Service is obligation- and cost-free. We will analyze your existing plan against your goals and vision to ensure you’re in good hands.


Never Met With An Advisor? Don’t be intimidated. We’re normal people passionate about impacting your life, today and in the future. We will walk you through step-by-step, at your pace, making the complex as simple as we can.


The Business Corner

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My Mission

My mission is to help enrich lives, fulfill dreams, and secure futures for as many individuals, families, and businesses as possible. I understand it takes time and energy to secure your future and protect what is important to you. With this in mind, I take my clients through a Personal Needs Analysis that highlights what is most important to them, and make innovative recommendations to reach their goals.

Join the Revolution

As a Northwestern Mutual-Mandeville Financial Representative, you will join a revolution of Women and Men who have committed to living a 10-out-of-10 life as we continue to fufill our mission of enriching living, securing dreaming, and fulfilling futures. Successful Financial Representatives with Northwestern Mutual experience tremendous pride and satisfaction in building a practice from the ground up. If you are looking for a culture second to none, take the first step and discover if a career of changing lives is right for you. Contact our local recruiter, Michael Bazile, for more information!


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.

Paul Gerald Hodge, CLU®, ChFC®

Managing Director

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