Guiding You to Financial Independence

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The Sterner Financial Group is a wealth management firm based in Chattanooga, Tennessee, that specializes in guiding medical professionals and business owners across the United States towards achieving financial independence.

OUR PURPOSE is to make a substantial impact on your financial wellbeing throughout your lifetime and on the assets you leave behind.

OUR MISSION is to simplify your financial life and help you see the big picture more clearly. From the very first meeting and for years to come, our team members will advocate for your vision, by helping you get organized, and identifying strategies to make that vision a reality. As your financial partners, we will walk with you through the challenges and opportunities that are inevitable as the world—and your situation—changes.

OUR APPROACH is comprehensive, personalized, and long-term. We want you to leave our office with the peace of mind that comes from knowing that your financial matters are in the hands of advisors you know and trust.

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, April 2019 1
  • 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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2 A.M. Best Company, A++ (highest), May 2019; Fitch Ratings, AAA (highest), May 2019; Moody's Investors Service, Aaa (highest), September 2018; S&P Global Ratings, AA+ (second highest), June 2019. Third-party ratings are subject to change. Ratings are for The Northwestern Mutual Life Insurance Company and Northwestern Long Term Care Insurance Company.

3 Measured by 2018 total revenues. Ranking for Northwestern Mutual Investment Services, LLC. Sources: Financial Advisor magazine and Investment News, May 2019.

John P. Sterner, CFP®
Wealth Management Advisor


The Sterner Financial Group

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