After graduating from Minnesota State University Moorhead with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance, David Cowell began his career with Northwestern Mutual in 2000.  David takes great care in developing long-term client relationships and providing quality service to both individuals and businesses.

David's definition of success:  Assisting and encouraging individuals, families, and businesses to achieve their personal, professional, and financial goals. 

David Cowell uses a personal planning analysis to deliver a comprehensive plan that integrates a wide spectrum of survivor income, retirement, and asset allocation needs. David helps people:

  • Identify both short and longer-term goals for you and your family
  • Develop a comprehensive plan that addresses a wide spectrum of needs, including asset allocation, disability income, education funding, estate planning, long-term care, retirement planning, and survivor income.

Before you agree to receive financial planning services, please see complete information and disclosures in the NMIS Financial Planning Brochure (also called the ADV brochure) and review the terms of the NMIS Planning Engagement Agreement. These may be obtained from David Cowell.

Associations and Memberships

David Cowell is a member of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA).


Cowell Financial

David T. Cowell, CFP®, AEP®, CLU®, ChFC®, RICP®
Wealth Management Advisor

Cowell Financial

  • Office 218-824-7705
  • Fax 218-824-7709


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