Articles of Interest

FRAUD ALERT: Social Security Matters - Disability Application Scammers

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is alerting people about the dangers of identity theft, specifically in instances where people have started an application for disability benefits. Scammers try to get personal information from applicants by pretending to help complete applications. For example, these scammers may ask you to give, or confirm, your Social Security number or bank account numbers.

For more consumer information please click here for the FTC article:



Tuesday, March 27, at 12 p.m. Eastern Time and/or 7 p.m. Eastern Time


Retirement is getting real! As the big day approaches, you probably have many questions about what you need to do. The live virtual event for pre-retirees will include:

Getting Ready for Retirement Flyer:  March Virtual Event Promo Flier.pdf


2018 Health and Benefit Fair

US Bank Stadium

Health and Benefit Fair Picture 2018


What is the Health & Benefit Fair?


The Health & Benefit Fair is a collaborative effort of the Labor/Management Health Care Coalition of the Upper Midwest and its member funds.  This free-admission event helps attendees learn about and embrace lifestyle choices that will help them live healthier and more satisfying lives.


Since its start in 2007, The Health & Benefit Fair has increased in size and numbers each year.  The 2018 event will feature over 85,000 sq. ft. of information, education and activities focused on improving the health and lives of labor health fund members and their families.


Bring the family and join us on April 21, 2018! Most Labor Health & Welfare funds have a special area set aside, where you can meet friends and representatives from your local union.


You’ll have plenty of time to:


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