Helping you fulfill your legacy so you can spend your life living.

At AFS, we know you've likely already laid a great foundation for your financial success. You've worked hard, saved well, learned from your experiences and built an impressive balance sheet.

But where do you go from there?

How do you know that you'll be able to leverage the wealth that you've built in a way that allows you to amplify its impact?

What is next?

Let our team help you clarify your vision for the future and enter the next chapter of growth. Let us empower you to achieve a deeper understanding of your financial capacity and spend your life living TODAY.

If our team can be a resource to you or someone you care about, please call our office or get in touch at this link.

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We have one of the best teams around

Forbes has recognized Delynn Alexander as one of the top wealth advisors in the country. Many thanks to the hardworking team here at Aria Financial Services, our incredible clients and partnership with Northwestern Mutual. We couldn’t have done it without you.


Webcast Now Available: Strength, Stability, and Financial Security in Volatile Times


Northwestern Mutual is standing strong through this time of coronavirus, and we want to share a recent webcast recording with you where we discuss this topic and answer common questions from our clients.

Watch the webcast to hear our take on the following:

  • Market perspective and personal insights from decades of industry experience
  • Northwestern Mutual's long-term view of the U.S. economy and why it's optimistic
  • Tackling the most common client questions and how Northwestern Mutual is uniquely positioned to help our clients

For more information about Northwestern Mutual's approach to the coronavirus, we encourage you to visit our COVID-19 hub for more information.

Regardless of the headlines and unknowns, we can assure you that you'll never have to worry about Northwestern Mutual. We are built for times like this, and it is our privilege to have you as our client.

Northwestern Mutual COE John Schlifske talks Strength in WSJ

John Schlifske shares why we are built for this. In a Wall Street Journal article published this weekend featuring business leaders' insights amidst the pandemic, CEO John Schlifske shares why Northwestern Mutual's financial strength is enabling us to serve clients and strategically invest on their behalf – while others sell. Look for his comments in the diary-style piece on March 16. (Note: You may need a subscription to access this article.)

NM Named One of FORTUNE's World's Most Admired Companies

AFS Featured at JP Morgan's Women on the Move Conference

Aria Financial Services CFO Reena Bland at JP Morgan's exclusive “Women on the Move”. The featured speakers were Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and Actress, Author, and Businesswoman Gwyneth Paltrow. It was a fantastic event hearing these amazing women speak and collaborating with Emerging Markets Portfolio Managers! 

Delynn Alexander Featured in Triangle and Dallas Business Journals

Delynn Dolan Alexander, Field Director and Wealth Management Advisor based in Durham, NC, is the first woman at Northwestern Mutual to ever achieve the “$1 million/$1 million” distinction, with $1 million in both risk and investment production. Delynn Alexander, Reena Bland and the Alexander Financial Services team worked hard to reach this exceptional milestone and stand as an example of a balanced, integrated practice dedicated to developing tailored financial plans for both families and businesses that stand the test of time.

Our Commitment to Excellence

At Aria Financial Services, we take our responsibility to our clients seriously, knowing that most people come to us with complex situations that can seem overwhelming. We take the time to establish a relationship with you, listing your goals and objectives, identifying your assets and liabilities, and comparing what you have to what you want, which enables us to provide you with risk protection and investment solutions you need to make the right choices.

For our team, that partnership is built on one core value: helping people. That's what we've been committed to for the past 25 years with Northwestern Mutual, and that's what our clients have come to expect.

Think of Aria Financial Services as your partner – a partner who is with you every step of the way as you make the most important decisions of your life.

Delynn Alexander's mother, Elaine Dolan, CLU®, ChFC®, had also been a Northwestern Mutual Financial Representative since 1981. After 30 years of serving her clients, Elaine has retired and chosen to keep her business in the family - Delynn and her team are proud to continue providing the same great service and guidance to Elaine's clients as they move forward with their financial goals.

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Delynn Dolan Alexander
Wealth Management Advisor

Aria Financial Services

Webcast Available Now: Strength, Stability, and Financial Security in Volatile Times

Watch the client webcast to hear Northwestern Mutual leaders share their long-term view on the coronavirus impact and answer common questions from clients. Watch Now

How We Stress-Test Northwestern Mutual

Learn more about how our focus on financial strength has helped us make good on our financial promise throughout our 160-plus-year history.

4 Spending Traps to Avoid While Social Distancing

While you might feel like you’re saving money while staying home, you may find hidden fees that add up. Read more.


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