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.
Below is an Article from the PERA Web Site.
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.