THRIVENT MEMBER NETWORK - HEARTLAND REGION

Upcoming Events

OUR EVENTS

All Thrivent Member Network Heartland Region events are open to the public and you do not have to be a Thrivent member to attend. These events are designed to provide sound financial guidance, opportunities to live generously and ways to connect with others in your local communities.

DON'T WORRY, RETIRE HAPPY

June 11, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Join the Thrivent Member Network for a special online event with national financial expert and author, Tom Hegna.

Hegna is the author of Don’t Worry, Retire Happy!, a straightforward guide to retirement income planning during uncertain times. He’ll offer insights to help you prepare for a secure and fulfilling retirement.

No products will be sold.

Tom Hegna is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views expressed in this presentation by Tom Hegna are his own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

HOME WISE: PLANNING FOR YOUR PURCHASE

June 14, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Be confident in your home search. The Home Wise: Planning for Your Purchase webinar will teach you the five steps you need to know before you buy. Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or looking for your next home, this workshop will help you prepare for one of the biggest financial decisions of your life. Information will also be shared about re financing options.

No products will be sold.

ECONOMIC UPDATE

June 16, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Today's market is changing. Should you change your financial strategy?
Join us at an Economic Update webinar to find out.

The market shifts. Laws change. But when your long-term goals remain the same, what do these mean for your financial strategy? As you continue save for your goals and retirement, a market fluctuation can have you questioning if you're still on track.
We can help you address uncertainties head-on with our educational workshop presented by Thrivent Regional Vice President John Estes. With more than 32 years' experience, he'll provide timely economic insights to help you learn:
• How recent trends may impact your financial strategy.
• Ways to navigate market volatility or another recession.
• Information about the new SECURE Act.

No products will be sold.

SOCIAL SECURITY: TIMING IS EVERYTHING

June 18, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

It’s estimated that only 4% of retirees choose the optimal time to start taking Social Security. That means that they lose an average of $111,000 per household.1 How do you choose the best time for you?

Join guest presenter John Estes, Thrivent Regional Vice President with over 32 years of experience on the topic. You’ll learn:

• When to apply for Social Security to maximize your benefits.

• Coordination of benefits with your spouse.

• The role Social Security plays in relation to other retirement savings.

• The tax implications you should consider.

 

No products will be sold. 

ECONOMIC UPDATE

June 24, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Today's market is changing. Should you change your financial strategy?
Join us at an Economic Update webinar to find out.

The market shifts. Laws change. But when your long-term goals remain the same, what do these mean for your financial strategy? As you continue save for your goals and retirement, a market fluctuation can have you questioning if you're still on track.
We can help you address uncertainties head-on with our educational workshop presented by Thrivent Regional Vice President John Estes. With more than 32 years' experience, he'll provide timely economic insights to help you learn:
• How recent trends may impact your financial strategy.
• Ways to navigate market volatility or another recession.
• Information about the new SECURE Act.

No products will be sold.

HOME WISE: PLANNING FOR YOUR PURCHASE

June 24, 2020 | 8:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Be confident in your home search. The Home Wise: Planning for Your Purchase webinar will teach you the five steps you need to know before you buy. Whether you’re a first-time home buyer or looking for your next home, this workshop will help you prepare for one of the biggest financial decisions of your life. Information will also be shared about re financing options.

No products will be sold.

DATE NIGHT AT HOME WITH FATHER LEO

June 25, 2020 | 6:30 p.m. | Online Webinar | 


Are you looking to brush up on your cooking skills? Or do you want to spice things up and try something new? Join the Thrivent Member Network for an evening of food and fun as we cook along side Award Winning Chef, Internationally Acclaimed Motivational Speaker and Priest, Father Leo Patalinghug. He is the founder of Plating Grace, bringing people together, one meal at a time. He is a champion of connecting food, faith & family AND beat Iron Chef, Bobby Flay on Food Network’s Throwdown with Bobby Flay!

No products will be sold. Father Leo Patalinghug is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent Financial. The views expressed in this presentation by Father Leo Patalinghug are his own and not necessarily those of Thrivent Financial or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

PLANNING OR RE-PLANNING A WEDDING DURING A PANDEMIC

June 30, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Did  COVID-19 throw your wedding plans off course? Did you recently get engaged during the COVID-19 pandemic?  Join Wedding Planner and owner of Signed Sealed Delivered Events, Ashlee Erlinger for this webinar. She will be offering the industries best tips, tricks and advice for planning a wedding during the current times and share real life examples of how she is currently working with couples to make their wedding dreams a reality even with unexpected obstacles 

 

No products will be sold.

SAVVY Social Security

June 30, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Are you maximizing your retirement income?

Join us for a free Savvy Social Security webinar.

Careful planning can help you get the most out of your Social Security benefits. Savvy Social Security is a free workshop from Thrivent that will help you determine the ideal time to apply and ways to maximize your Social Security benefits while minimizing taxes on those benefits.

No products will be sold. For more information visit Thrivent.com/social.

PREPARING  FOR LONG TERM CARE

July 8, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

Long-term care is a complex and often-misunderstood topic. Join us to learn about potential issues related to caring for your health as you age.


This presentation is intended for residents of the following states:
Kansas
Missouri
Illinois
Oklahoma
Mississippi
Louisiana
Arkansas
Alabama
Tennessee

No products will be sold. If requested, a licensed insurance agent/producer may contact you and financial solutions, including insurance, may be solicited.

Long-term care insurance may not cover all of the costs associated with long-term care. You are advised to review your contract carefully. The contract has exclusions, limitations, reductions in benefits and terms under which the contract may be continued in force or discontinued. Contract provisions and maximum monthly benefits may vary by state. For costs and complete details of coverage, contact your licensed insurance agent/producer.

THRIVENT IS THE MARKETING NAME FOR THRIVENT FINANCIAL FOR LUTHERANS. Insurance products issued by Thrivent, Appleton, Wisconsin. Not available in all states. Licensed agent/producer of Thrivent. Thrivent.com/disclosures.
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SAVVY TAX STRATEGIES

July 9, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Want to understand how taxes might affect your retirement? Join us for Savvy Tax Strategies. This free educational event provides a fundamental overview of the topic, including:

- The critical tax question you must answer before retirement
- The Social Security “tax trap” and how you can avoid it
- Mistakes to avoid when it comes to your investment portfolio, health care, and estate

No products will be sold. For more information visit Thrivent.com/social.

PREPARING  FOR LONG TERM CARE

July 14, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

Long-term care is a complex and often-misunderstood topic. Join us to learn about potential issues related to caring for your health as you age.


This presentation is intended for residents of the following states:
Kansas
Missouri
Illinois
Oklahoma
Mississippi
Louisiana
Arkansas
Alabama
Tennessee

No products will be sold. If requested, a licensed insurance agent/producer may contact you and financial solutions, including insurance, may be solicited.

Long-term care insurance may not cover all of the costs associated with long-term care. You are advised to review your contract carefully. The contract has exclusions, limitations, reductions in benefits and terms under which the contract may be continued in force or discontinued. Contract provisions and maximum monthly benefits may vary by state. For costs and complete details of coverage, contact your licensed insurance agent/producer.

THRIVENT IS THE MARKETING NAME FOR THRIVENT FINANCIAL FOR LUTHERANS. Insurance products issued by Thrivent, Appleton, Wisconsin. Not available in all states. Licensed agent/producer of Thrivent. Thrivent.com/disclosures.
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TAKING CARE OF AGING PARENTS

July 15, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

Now is the time for an honest talk with your parents as they age. Heart to Heart: Conversations Around Aging provides tips and tools on how to start those sometimes-uncomfortable conversations. This webinar will also give you a better understanding of the impact caregiving can have on relationships and finances and the importance of developing a long-term-care plan so you can enjoy more peace of mind about the future.

 

No products will be sold. 

FINANCIAL CONVERSATIONS FOR WOMEN

July 16, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Join us for a guided discussion that examines why women's financial issues are often different than men. During this workshop you'll learn how to identify your values and goals about money, design your spending and giving to reflect what's in your heart, and develop a support network that can help you accomplish your goals.

 

No products will be sold. 

FINANCIAL CONVERSATIONS FOR WOMEN

July 21, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Join us for a guided discussion that examines why women's financial issues are often different than men. During this workshop you'll learn how to identify your values and goals about money, design your spending and giving to reflect what's in your heart, and develop a support network that can help you accomplish your goals.

 

No products will be sold. 

HOW TO CONVINCE YOUR KIDS THEY DON'T NEED STUDENT LOANS

July 21, 2020 | 6:30 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Join us for “How To Convince Your Kids They Don't Need Student Loans” an exclusive webinar with nationally recognized college planning speaker, Jeannie Burlowski. Hosted by the Thrivent Member Network. Clients and guests are welcome, and registration is required.

Jeannie Burlowski is an academic strategist, podcast host, and speaker for students ages 10–26 and their parents and grandparents—and she is the author of the book LAUNCH: How to Get Your Kids Through College Debt-Free and Into Jobs They Love Afterward.

*No products will be sold. Jeannie Burlowksi is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views expressed in this presentation by Jeannie Burlowski are her own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

FIVE KEYS TO RETIRING FEARLESSLY

July 21, 2020 | 7:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Understand the areas of planning now that will help you live confidently in retirement. We will address market volatility, long-term health issues, inflation, the death of a spouse, and managing varied income sources including Social Security.

 

No products will be sold. 

PIVOT...DON'T PANIC

July 22, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

It’s been a strange few weeks. Have you asked yourself, 'Wait...What day is it again?' more times than you can count? Even in the midst of all the confusion and chaos, have you thought to yourself even for a minute, are there opportunities I can take out of this crisis?

Join the Thrivent Member Network and New York Times Bestselling Author, Jon Acuff for an exclusive online event, Pivot...Don't Panic!

A crisis always offers you the chance to learn something about yourself. Join us as we explore the four change moments that each of us experiences during a crisis.

No Products Will Be Sold At This Event. Jon Acuff is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views expressed in this presentation by Jon Acuff are his own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

THE EASIEST WAY TO WIN COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS - STARTING IN 8TH GRADE

July 25, 2020 | 10:00 a.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Join us for “The Easiest Way to Win College Scholarships—Starting in 8th Grade” an exclusive webinar with nationally recognized college planning speaker, Jeannie Burlowski. Hosted by the Thrivent Member Network. Clients and guests are welcome, and registration is required.

Jeannie Burlowski is an academic strategist, podcast host, and speaker for students ages 10–26 and their parents and grandparents—and she is the author of the book LAUNCH: How to Get Your Kids Through College Debt-Free and Into Jobs They Love Afterward.

*No products will be sold. Jeannie Burlowksi is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views expressed in this presentation by Jeannie Burlowski are her own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

FIVE KEYS TO RETIRING FEARLESSLY

July 28, 2020 | 12:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Understand the areas of planning now that will help you live confidently in retirement. We will address market volatility, long-term health issues, inflation, the death of a spouse, and managing varied income sources including Social Security.

 

No products will be sold. 

HOW GRANDPARENTS ARE LIGHTING THE WAY TO DEBT-FREE COLLEGE FOR THE KIDS THEY LOVE

July 29, 2020 | 6:00 p.m. | Online Webinar | 

 

Join us for “How Grandparents Are Lighting The Way To Debt-Free College For The Kids They Love” an exclusive webinar with nationally recognized college planning speaker, Jeannie Burlowski. Hosted by the Thrivent Member Network. Clients and guests are welcome, and registration is required.

Jeannie Burlowski is an academic strategist, podcast host, and speaker for students ages 10–26 and their parents and grandparents—and she is the author of the book LAUNCH: How to Get Your Kids Through College Debt-Free and Into Jobs They Love Afterward.

*No products will be sold. Jeannie Burlowksi is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views expressed in this presentation by Jeannie Burlowski are her own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.