Keeping the farm in the family focus of upcoming workshop

Free workshop helps teach farm owners how to keep their business in the family

GLENWOOD CITY — Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is hosting a free educational workshop to help teach farmers steps to take to keep their business in the family. Called “Keeping the Farm in the Family,” the 50-minute workshop will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, February 25, 2013 at the Glenwood City High School, 850 Maple Street, Glenwood City, WI 54013. The workshop is presented by Joan Bartz, Thrivent Financial Consultant and Paul Brown, Estate Planning Attorney.

 “Keeping the Farm in the Family” assists local families facing the transition of passing the farm to the next generation. Participants in the workshop learn to protect their assets today and in the future, identify and overcome transition obstacles and develop a plan to smoothly transition their business and maintain family harmony.

To register for this free workshop, call Joan Bartz at 715-265-4453 or email joan.bartz@thrivent.com.

About Thrivent Financial for Lutherans

Thrivent Financial for Lutherans is a not-for-profit, Fortune 500 financial services membership organization helping approximately 2.5 million members achieve financial security and give back to their communities. Thrivent Financial and its affiliates offer a broad range of financial products and services including life insurance, annuities, mutual funds, disability income insurance, and trust and investment services.