Upcoming holiday hours and our Summer Schedule

Please note Thrivent Long-Term Care’s upcoming schedule changes: Friday, 5/28: Office closes at 1 pm CDT Monday, 5/31: Closed for Memorial Day Beginning Friday, May 28, we will be switching to our summer office hours. To keep our Team performing at their peak, we will be closing our office at 1 pm CDT on Fridays. If you need quotes, pre-screening, answers to product questions or other assistance for weekend meetings, please contact us before 10 AM Central on Fridays. Through Labor Day, our office hours will be: 8 am – 5 pm CDT Monday-Thursday 8 am – 1 pm CDT
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Thrivent LTC: Washington State LTC Update

Washington State LTC Update As a leading long-term care insurance carrier, Thrivent has a responsibility to our contract holders and distribution partners to ensure that product offerings are being used in a manner consistent with their original intent around protecting clients against the risk of long-term care. The Washington State Cares Fund announcement is prompting us to implement changes to ensure that sales of Thrivent LTC are the result of financial advice based on the client’s unique needs, rather than as an available (and temporary) option to avoid a payroll tax. Thrivent will implement the following changes to our long-term
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Thrivent LTC: Rider Compatibility Chart

Optional Rider Compatibility Chart Not sure which riders can be added to the same policy? Can you select the Flexible Increase Benefit inflation with the 10-Pay? (No.) Is the Cash Benefit Rider available if you purchase the Return of Premium Upon Death Rider? (Yes.) Thrivent makes it quick and easy to determine rider availability for any scenario. On page 28 of the Producer Guide, you will find the Optional Rider Compatibility Chart seen below. Download Guide For the Optional Rider Compatibility Chart and a complete description of each rider, download the Producer Guide for quick reference. Download Now    
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Thrivent LTC eApp Notice

Internet Explorer will no longer be supported Beginning 5/15/21, iPipeline (which hosts the Thrivent eApp), will no longer support the Internet Explorer browser for use with the iGO eApp or Illustrations. If you are using Internet Explorer 11, please switch to one of the following supported browsers: Google Chrome Microsoft Edge Apple Safari Mozilla Firefox Users will see the following notice when logging into iGo:   Top Thrivent eApp Tips Make sure you are using the correct iGo site and login. Different iGo accounts require different access URLs and different usernames. Entering the wrong credentials may result in an error
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Thrivent’s Commitment to Long-Term Care Insurance

Thrivent’s Commitment to Long-Term Care Care when you need it. Care where you want it.   Thrivent is committed to helping clients achieve financial clarity and live lives full of meaning and gratitude. A key aspect of financial clarity is helping clients navigate the challenging journey of extended care planning. At Thrivent we believe everyone should consider the impacts of extended care as part of their plan. Thrivent is a membership-owned organization that puts our clients’ needs first; we’re not beholden to Wall Street. Thrivent remains committed to helping our clients find Long-Term Care Insurance (LTCi) solutions that meet their
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Thrivent LTC: Annual Report & Updated Producer Guide

Thrivent 2020 Annual Report Every business decision is made with our current and future clients in mind, in fulfillment of Our Purpose and Our Promise. Share the story of Thrivent’s strength and stability: 2020 Financial results overview AM Best Rating Fortune 500 Ranking Assets under management/advisement Total adjusted surplus Thrivent’s response to COVID-19 with resilience and care Download Now   Revised Producer Guide The product reference piece has been re-branded. Most changes were brand-related. The only main change was to remove the Preliminary Declaration of Insurability section at the end (as this form is state specific and could change), and
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Thrivent LTC Updates

e-App Enhancements and DOI opt-out On March 27, 2021, Thrivent will go live with a few enhancements to the LTC e-App: A prompt to collect physician information on the Preliminary Declaration of Insurability screen will now occur when choosing NOT to complete (opting out of) the Declaration of Insurability in eApp. This requirement allows Thrivent to order medical records where required for age protocol on receipt of the application, rather than having to wait until the applicant can schedule and complete the tele-DOI. A question was added to the Proposed Insured screen: Does spouse/partner/family member have a long-term care or
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Thrivent LTC: New Consumer Brochure available

Rebranded Consumer Brochures Available Featuring the new Thrivent logo and messaging, these revised brochures walk clients through the policy benefits. Interstate Compact Version Non-ICC States (AZ, CT, DC, DE, HI, IN, MT, ND, NJ, SD) Florida only California has not yet approved the new brochure. The product is not available in NY. Download from these links, or appointed reps can access and order print copies at www.TFLTCStore.com. Download ICC Brochure     #goldencareagent #thrivent #ltc
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LAUNCH your 2021 Thrivent LTCi Sales!

Thrivent LTCi incentive through 3/31/21 GoldenCare is now offering a producer incentive for business submitted in the first quarter and in-force by 5/31/2021. For Thrivent long term care insurance applications submitted between 1/1/2021 and 3/31/2021 and in-force by 5/31/2021 RULES: For each Thrivent LTCI application submitted during this incentive, you will earn an extra $150 per life (if policy in-force and paid by 5/31/21). There is no cap to this incentive. Incentive will be paid in June 2021, as an additional compensation and 1099 income. This is not a carrier-sponsored incentive. It is promoted independently by GoldenCare. Questions? Contact GoldenCare
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Thrivent LTC: Enhancements to e-App

Thrivent e-App Enhancements Thrivent has updated their e-App to reflect changes to the Illustration software, revisions to forms, and to simplify data input. These updates include: Agent ID is now required to submit an e-App: An application can no longer proceed without a Thrivent producer code. Personal Worksheet: Premium amount from the illustration auto input to the Personal Worksheet (Form 27156). Updated HIPAA form Couples Discount: Simplified interface (removal of dropdown) + Shared Care Rider now changes when updated in illustration Membership Application: The “Church Name” field is optional New Thrivent brand featured on Printed Output / PDF of applications
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