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      Through a collective effort with the International Association of Fire Fighters, members of our state association now receive a greater tuition reduction on Kaplan University undergraduate fire science degrees.

      U.S.- and Canada-based IAFF members who enroll in an undergraduate fire science degree program from our U.S.-based university qualify for a 43 percent tuition reduction that reduces the tuition rate to $210 per credit.*

      Fire Science Degree Programs

      • Bachelor of Science in Fire and Emergency Management

      • Bachelor of Science in Fire Science

      • Associate of Applied Science in Fire Science

      Visit iaff.kaplan.edu or call 866.583.6765 to learn more about reduced tuition rates for IAFF members.

      *Contact an Admissions Advisor for details. May not be combined with scholarships, grants, military tuition reductions, tuition vouchers, or other discounts. International students are required to pay 15 weeks of tuition and fees in full prior to the start of the first term. Kaplan University has campuses and course locations only in the U.S.  Its instructors are U.S. employees.  Its online distance education programs are offered in the U.S. but open to Canadians who meet eligibility requirements. Kaplan University has the status of a university and can grant degrees in the U.S. by authority of the state of Iowa and the U.S. Department of Education.  It is also accredited in the U.S. by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (ncahlc.org).  For details, go to http://www.kaplanuniversity.edu/about/accreditation-licensing.aspx.

      Below is an Article from the PERA Web Site. Pension Maximization Think twice before substituting insurance for survivor benefits The pitch can be so persuasive. "Maximize" your pension by foregoing PERA’s Survivor Options and, instead, protect your loved one by purchasing life insurance.

      IAFF 5th District Vice-President Tom Thornberg has launced a new website for the office of IAFF 5th District Vice President that he was recently elected to. You can view the website by clicking on the link below. The IAFF 5th District Vice President represent IAFF members in the states of Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota and Wisconsin.

      Dear Brothers & Sisters: I’m sure many of you have heard the question, “Why fill the boot?” We received a video last week that answers that very question. As you may know, Kelly Crush, former MDA ambassador and fire fighter from Wichita Falls, TX, lost his battle to ALS this past spring.

      MPFF, in cooperation with American Income Life Insurance Company (AIL) is pleased to announce that we are providing additional no-cost benefits to all members of MPFF.  These benefits include:

      ·         $3000 Group Accidental Death and Dismemberment Benefit at NO COST!


      ·         Health Services Discount Card which provides discounts of 10-60% on Vision Care, Chiropractic Care, Prescriptions and Hearing Aids, at NO COST for your entire household!


      ·         Child Safe Kits – this valuable tool can provide information to the authorities if your child or grandchild should ever go missing!

      Please check your mail for the letter regarding these increased benefits!

      For all members who return the card, an AIL representative will set up a convenient time to deliver and explain the no-cost benefits and review the voluntary supplemental insurance benefits available.

      American Income has earned an A+ (Superior) Financial Strength rating from A.M. Best Company, one of the country’s oldest and most respected insurance rating companies. (rating as of 6/10)

      For more information on your benefits, please contact Bonnie Ellingson 507-254-1551 or email at bellingson@ailife.com.

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