About Us

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

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Looking for a meaningful career?

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.

Planning for Life

Our Products

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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Being a Member

Modern Woodmen membership is about relationships. As a member, you work together with a trusted local representative to plan for some of the most important moments in the lives of those you love.

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Member Benefits

Modern Woodmen offers a variety of fraternal member benefits for all ages.

Payment Options

Modern Woodmen of America life insurance and annuity certificates require a premium payment to maintain coverage unless indicated otherwise by the conditions of the contract. We strive to provide convenient payment options to our members. Choose from these four options.

Premium payment options

Pay online
Once logged into our secure member website, the information you will be asked to provide includes:

  • Bank account holder's name.
  • Daytime telephone number.
  • Your bank's nine-digit routing number.
  • Checking or savings account number.

Once the transaction is complete, a debit to collect the payment will be issued to your account within three business days. This option is free, secure and convenient with 24-hour access.* If you have any additional questions about this payment option, call our home office Service Center at 800-447-9811, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Central). You can also pay online.

Monthly automatic bank check plan
Save time, money and postage by signing up for our automatic bank check plan. Your premium can automatically be deducted each month from a checking or savings account.

To sign up for this convenient payment plan, print, complete and return the automatic bank check plan authorization form to the home office using the instructions provided in the PDF. To discontinue an ABC plan, please contact your Modern Woodmen representative or the home office Service Center at 800-447-9811, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Central).

Payment by phone
Quarterly, semiannual or annual premium payments may be made over the phone using our tel-debit option.* Simply call the home office Service Center at 800-447-9811, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (Central).

Information you will be asked to provide includes:

  • Bank account holder's name.
  • Daytime telephone number.
  • Bank routing number.
  • Checking or savings account number.

This option is free, easy and secure, so call today.

Mail
Certificates on a quarterly, semiannual or annual mode will receive a premium due notice approximately two weeks before the premium is due. A pre-addressed return envelope will be mailed with the notices for your convenience in returning your payment by mail to the home office. The payment should be made by personal check or money order.** Please do not send cash.

If the return envelope has been misplaced or was not received, please mail the payment to the address below:

Payments for nonvariable and variable products:
Modern Woodmen of America
PO Box 2005
Rock Island, IL 61204-2005

*Variable annuities cannot accept payment over the phone or online.

**Variable annuities cannot accept money orders or cash for payment. Personal or cashier checks only.