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Michael F. Cotton
Financial Planner
Chicago – Wacker Drive, IL

Michael F. Cotton

My goal is to provide families and business owners with assistance in building their financial freedom. I have the skills, knowledge and experience required to help meet my clients’ established goals. My personal goal is to become a lifetime resource for each and every client.

I have been in this industry for 33 years and I am licensed to sell insurance in: IL, FL, CA, MS,  NV & GA and licensed to offer securities in: IL, CA, GA, MI, OH, PA, TX, WI, MA, LA, MN, IN, NV, NC, DE, MS, & FL.

Insurance Needs:

  • Whole Life Insurance
  • Universal Life Insurance
  • Variable Universal Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Care Insurance
  • Disability Income Insurance
  • Term Insurance
  • Mortgage Protection (through life insurance and disability income insurance)

Investment Strategies:

  • Fixed Annuities
  • Variable Annuities
  • Retirement Strategies
  • Charitable Giving Strategies
  • Estate Conversion Strategies
  • Education Funding Strategies
  • IRA Consolidation/Rollovers
  • Pension Payout Alternatives
  • Pension Transfer/Rollovers
  • Mutual Funds
  • Tax Sheltered Annuities, 403(b) Plans
  • Financial Planning
  • Investment Planning

I am involved with local community organizations such as the Art Institute of Chicago and the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.

I have lived in Chicago for more than 30 years and I am currently residing in the Hyde Park neighborhood. I have 4 children with 3 having completed college. In my free time, I enjoy rehabbing houses, running, and basketball. I also consider myself to be an avid chef!

California License # 0M66246

Domicile State: IL