New: Extended Care Conversation Guide

In the first part of the year, we are focusing on resources and tools to help advisors have proactive conversations about extended care planning. Today, we debut our new Extended Care Conversation Guide, filled with talking points and leading questions designed to engage your clients. Watch for additional resources in the coming weeks. New: Extended Care Conversation Guide This 7 page conversation guide was developed to facilitate better extended care discussions. It is meant to be used to learn a prospect or client’s perspective on long-term care. As with many conversations about aging, long-term care can be a sensitive topic.
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent will be closed Monday, January 16

Thrivent will be closed Monday, January 16 Thrivent will be closed Monday to observe Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Our office will be closed Monday for the holiday. We will re-eopn at 8:30 AM Central on Tuesday, January 17.   #goldencareagent #thrivent #ltc
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent End of Year LTCi Deadlines & Holiday Hours

End of year LTCi Deadlines 2022 Commission Date: Dec 14 All outstanding delivery requirements and premium must be received at Thrivent & posted to the policy by this date to be paid commissions in 2022. 2022 Production Date: Dec 28 All outstanding delivery requirements and premium must be received at Thrivent & posted to the policy by this date for business to be counted towards 2022 production.   Holiday Schedule Thrivent is closed on: 12/26 1/2/2023 LTCG is closed on: 12/26 1/2/2023     #goldencareagent #thrivent #ltc
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

CareForward now available on Stratecision comparison

CareForward is now on StrateCision For years, Stratecision has set the standard for LTCi comparison tools. You can now find Thrivent’s linked-benefit solution, CareForward, in Stratecision’s ComboCompare. With ComboCompare, you can: Get quotes for a single client or a couple, for the current Life/LTC hybrid plans Create single or comparative proposals, up to 6 on a page See how benefits compare for a fixed premium, or premium comparisons for a chosen benefit See Face Amount/Death Benefit for your choice of premium or monthly LTC benefit See annual and total premium, total and monthly benefit, and benefits at age 80 Show
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Categories: Industry News, Linked Benefit/Hybrids, and Thrivent.

CareForward Product Guide Update

CareForward Product Guide Update The product guide has been updated to include information on trust ownership of a CareForward policy (page 8). Download Guide     #goldencareagent #thrivent
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Categories: Industry News, Linked Benefit/Hybrids, and Thrivent.

Customize benefit and premiums to meet future goals

In addition to offering more traditional compounding inflation options of 1, 2, 3 or 5% Compound (Annual Increase Benefits), Thrivent’s traditional LTCi solution also offers a unique buy-up option that allows your client to be in control of their budget and their benefit growth. The Flexible Increase Benefit rider Increases the maximum monthly benefit, available benefit and ancillary benefits on the contract anniversary by 5% compounded annually, without evidence of insurability. This rider may be partnership-qualified, dependent on age, in 20+ states (as long as someone meets partnership buy-up requirements – See grid below for details) Learn more: Thrivent FIB
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Thrivent End of Year LTCi Deadlines & Holiday Hours

End of year LTCi Deadlines 2022 Commission Date: Dec 14 All outstanding delivery requirements and premium must be received at Thrivent & posted to the policy by this date to be paid commissions in 2022. 2022 Production Date: Dec 28 All outstanding delivery requirements and premium must be received at Thrivent & posted to the policy by this date for business to be counted towards 2022 production.   Thrivent Holiday Hours Thrivent is closed on: 11/24 12/26 1/2/2023 LTCG Holiday Hours LTCG is closed on: 11/24 and 11/25 12/26 1/2/2023     #goldencareagent #thrivent #ltc
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Raising LTC Awareness

LTC Awareness Resources: Materials-at-a-Glance one-pager This flyer has live links to the key consumer and producer pieces for both the traditional LTCi solution and CareForward. This piece will auto-update as pieces are revised. Download to your computer, and then click a link to open a document.   Strength and Commitment FLyer Updated to showcase our Comdex 100 score Thrivent has updated a strength and commitment piece that is approved for use with consumers. The flyer shares the number of LTCi contracts in force, the LTCi benefits paid to date and the LTCi claims paid This piece is meant to help
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Categories: Industry News, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Introducing Caregiver Resources from Thrivent

Introducing Thrivent’s newest membership benefit to support caregivers Video: Introducing Caregiver Resources (2:12) Thrivent is introducing a valuable new membership benefit: Caregiver resources from Dari by Homethrive. Dari offers online resources including articles, videos, blogs and checklists on topics related to aging and caregiving. Users can: Chat live with an expert Get personalized recommendations Have relevant content emailed to them. And while other services specialize in helping clients find the best care facility, Dari focuses on supporting caregivers to help aging adults live safely and successfully in their homes as long as they can. Behind Dari is a team of
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Categories: Industry News, Linked Benefit/Hybrids, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.

Caregiver Resources from Dari by Homethrive

Intro to Thrivent’s new member benefit – Caregiver Resources from Dari by Homethrive Thursday, October 27 at 3:00 PM Central A unique feature of being a fraternal insurer means that Thrivent clients receive membership benefits. These resources are meant to help clients at various stages of their life journey. While member benefits should not be used to entice the sale of a Thrivent solution, advisors should be aware of these perks available to members. This webinar will provide an overview of our member benefits in general, as well as launch our newest member benefit – Caregiver Resources from Dari by
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Categories: Industry News, Linked Benefit/Hybrids, Long-Term Care, and Thrivent.