Having a successful start to the new school year 

As we say goodbye to summer afternoons and family vacations, we must get back into our routines as kids head back to school, and our lives once again become a series of to-do lists.

Review these tips from TPT for ideas on how to have a successful and stress-free start to the new school year


Top tech for the classroom 

Shop the hottest brand-name must-haves for a great school year, including laptops, tablets and desktop computers. With Purchasing Power, you can get all the school essentials your kids need and pay for it all over time, right from your paycheck. Plus there’s no credit check or hidden fees.

Shop now at www.MBA.PurchasingPower.com and get 20% off your first order with the promo code 20Q3WEL19.


Prep for flu season

Flu season is once again rearing its head, so it’s never too early to get your flu shot.

The Centers for Disease Control (CDS) recommends everyone ages 6 months and older get a flu shot every flu season, including healthy people, and people with chronic conditions.


September is Life Insurance Awareness Month

September is Life Insurance Awareness Month.This industry-wide campaign is aimed at educating Americans about the importance of life insurance and helping them get the coverage they need.

This year’s theme is “It’s Not for You, It’s for Them,” which reinforces the message that we buy life insurance to protect our loved ones financially. With the Minnesota Benefit Association’s Group Term Life Insurance Plan you can protect your loved ones.


It’s benefit fair season 

Our calendar is quickly filling up with fall benefit fairs. If you would like the Minnesota Benefit Association to participate in your benefit fair or open enrollment meeting, please reach out to us with your request at Info@MinnesotaBenefitAssociation.org.

The MBA participates in many benefit fairs every year throughout the state. We want to provide you with the best information about the many benefits you and your employees have access to as members of the MBA.

Open Enrollment is upon us 

Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) is coming up on October 15, the Minnesota Benefit Association wants to remind you that it’s never too early to start thinking about enrolling in Medicare for the first time if you are approaching 65, or making changes to your existing coverage.