Personal Finances

Tax Season & Saver’s Credit

If you’re saving for retirement, get credit for it! The Saver’s Credit is designed to provide additional federal income tax incentives for qualifying individuals with low or moderate incomes. The purpose of the credit is to encourage retirement savings. Read more about this credit on the Concordia Plan Services blog. 

Free ID Protection Services for CHP Members

Concordia Health Plan (CHP) members and their covered dependents now have free identity protection services through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Minnesota (BCBSMN) and Experian. Experian will provide the following identity protection services on behalf of BCBSMN. Upon enrollment, you will be eligible for services that include: Credit monitoring – Monitors activity that may affect credit Fraud… Read more »

Financial Peace University

Learn & Earn Here’s an offer to learn about money management and earn some extra cash. The Ministerial Excellence Fund is expanding to include LCMS teachers, administrators, DCEs and all commissioned church workers as eligible for grants. The first initiative, starting immediately and extending through 2016, is to support any individuals or couples to attend Dave’s Ramsey’s Financial Peace University (FPU)…. Read more »