Who We Are
At MassMutual Chicago (formerly Water Tower Financial Partners), we want to know about your concerns, and how you wish to protect your family and everything you’ve worked so hard to achieve. With this knowledge, we help you map out a strategy that addresses the areas in your life that truly matter, and help position you for financial success.
Located in Chicago, Illinois, MassMutual Chicago helps more than 28,000 clients1 throughout the Chicagoland area achieve their financial goals. Our team of financial professionals has many years of combined experience in financial and retirement services, estate planning, annuities, charitable giving, business insurance, executive compensation and employee benefits.
Chief Executive Officer, MassMutual Chicago Ric Alfonso
MassMutual Chicago's associates mirror the diversity of the communities in which we live and work. We are proud to support local charitable organizations, as well as help educate the public on important financial issues. We are also committed to making life insurance available to those in our communities who might not be able to afford it.
Our Measures of Community Value
Through 2015, MassMutual Chicago has:
- over $5.2 billion of life insurance coverage in force2.
- paid over $21 million in life insurance benefits3 and $3.6 million in disability income insurance benefits (claims)4 to our clients.
- paid $18 million in dividends5 to MassMutual Chicago clients who own eligible participating whole life policies with MassMutual.
- distributed $10.8 million in free6 life insurance to eligible families as part of MassMutual’s LifeBridgeSM Program.
1 An insured, owner, or payer of a MassMutual policy or contract (12/31/2015).
2 Amount of individual life insurance in force at the end of the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, C.M. Life Insurance Company and MML Bay State Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
3 Amount of individual life insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company and its subsidiaries, C.M. Life Insurance Company and MML Bay State Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
4 Amount of disability income insurance claims paid during the period related to products issued by Massachusetts Mutual Life Insurance Company (12/31/2015).
5 The amount of dividends to whole life policyholders in 2015.
6 MassMutual pays the premiums (12/31/2015).