Recent Posts & Articles
From financial guidance and current economic insights, to stories of members serving others in big and small ways, browse our recent posts and articles to take a closer look at how Thrivent Financial blends faith, finances and generosity.
Your retirement income: How to help make it last
First, the good news: We're living longer. According to a 2017 Society of Actuaries study, expected longevity for men and women at age 65 has jumped more than 10% since 2000. Men now live to an average age of 86.6, and women to 88.8. Now the bad news: We're living longer.
Generosity emerges from grief
On Feb. 15, 2013, Melissa and Aaron Haase got exciting news: They were expecting twins. The Stillwater, Minnesota, couple and their three-year-old son, Jackson, revealed the babies’ genders to friends and family —a boy and a girl. It was a joyous occasion.Thirty-three weeks into her pregnancy, however, Melissa was put on bedrest. “I was having pre-term contractions,” she recalls. “My body found it hard to tolerate the summer heat.”
Thrivent Builds through the years
For more than 10 years, Thrivent Financial and Habitat for Humanity International have worked together to improve unsafe and unhealthy living conditions for people around the world.