About Us

Since 1883, Modern Woodmen of America has brought people together, supported families and strengthened communities.

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Grow with Modern Woodmen! As a financial representative, you can make a positive impact for your family and your community.

Financial Planning

We can help you meet your current needs, achieve your future dreams and plan for all stages of life.

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Persevering Through Uncertain Times

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Modern Woodmen maintains a portfolio of high-quality financial products that can help you meet a wide range of life needs.

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Browse our helpful tips and articles to understand what’s important to you and your loved ones.

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When you join Modern Woodmen, you become a member of the organization. You trust us with your financial needs. And you have the opportunity to access fraternal member programs and impact your community.

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Member Website Overview

Make a payment, update your address, and access account information, online forms and fraternal programs from the member website.

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Business Planning

Secure your business and your family

Many people depend on your business – your family, your employees and your customers. It’s important to make sure it will survive for generations to come – no matter what life throws your way. Whether your business is new or established, working together we can plan to protect your business today and well into the future.

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Planning for life ​Business Planning

As a business owner, we can help you protect your family and business in case of the premature death, disability or retirement of you, a partner or a key employee. It's natural for you to have questions. Let us help you answer them.

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​Benefits of a Buy-Sell Agreement

Buy-sell agreements can be extremely beneficial, especially for a small or family-owned business. If structured properly, they can address and help eliminate potential problems or issues before they arise.

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Related Product: Universal life insurance

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How Can a Cross-Purchase Buy-Sell Agreement be Funded With Life Insurance?

See an example of how two business owners establish a cross-purchase buy-sell agreement funded with life insurance.

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Reward Your Employees and Benefit Your Business​

An executive bonus plan is a flexible and discretionary plan that can be a simple and cost-effective way to provide a tax-deductible benefit to a key employee. It is a basic arrangement where the employer makes the premium payments for a life insurance contract owned by the employee.

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​What is Your Business Worth?

The first step in planning for the continuation of your business is determining the value of your business ... what your business is worth today and what it will be worth in the future. Your business continuation plan should reflect this potential growth and the effects inflation could have on its future value.

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Related Product: Whole life insurance