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Inherited IRAs

What you need to know as the beneficiary of someone’s IRA WHEN SOMEONE NAMES YOU as the beneficiary of their individual retirement account, or IRA, you will find yourself at the intersection of estate planning, financial planning and tax planning. That’s one busy--and...

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Our Fraternal Summer Continues

OUR THANKS to all those members and branches who participated in Join Hands Day. Remember, WPA will reimburse each branch for their project-related expenses up to $500. Thank you to Bishop Csaba Krasznai for the kind words and pictures in the Calvin Synod Herald. We...

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131 Years of Fraternal Service

As the Association marks its 131st anniversary on February 21st, it would be too limiting to perceive this occasion as a mere milestone in the history of our Association.  Our path has recently been entwined with the history and structures that enhance corporate...

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Resolve to be Prepared

Proper planning will make things easier for your loved ones. HAPPY NEW YEAR and welcome 2017! This is the time of year for resolutions. According to Nielsen surveys, the most popular New Year’s resolutions are to get in better physical shape and lose weight. But, most...

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‘Tis the Season for Reviewing

Take time now to ensure your beneficiaries are up-to-date IT’S HARD FOR ME to believe that Christmas is just around the corner. Where did this year go?? Christmas is a wonderful time of year, filled with joyous holiday gatherings and quality time spent with friends...

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Trending Upwards

Study shows growing awareness of need for life insurance. IN RECENT MONTHS, I have focused on the insurance needs of the Millennial and X generations as well as the special needs of children and business owners. This month, as we gather with friends and relatives to...

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