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From bees to small businesses, here are 3 things beekeepers and reps have in common.
Join COUNTRY Financial at the Minneapolis Farmers Market on Saturday, August 10 to see which local chef will become "Master of the Market!"
Doctor? No. Teacher? Nope. Bloomington-Normal, IL student says he wants to be “a guy who answers the phone when you call COUNTRY Financial.”
Whether you’re going for the produce, the food, or to interact with some of the friendliest faces around, we can all agree that a day that includes a trip to the market is simply better.
While trying to “keep Portland weird”, the city has transformed into a hotbed for some of the best farmers markets in the country. Mom always said it’s okay to be a little different…
In Minneapolis, a trip to the farmers market means so much more than quality ingredients and beautiful flowers. It’s a gathering of moments that give life the breath of fresh air we all yearn for.
Sometimes all it takes is a simple gesture to go the extra mile…especially when it’s a final tribute to a veteran.
Stephen’s accident has shaped the person, and rep, he is today.
“In the event of a disaster, would you be able to rebuild?” That one, simple question changed Kristi’s life forever.
2016 World Series Champions Chicago Cubs former catcher, turned manager David Ross says that being a good teammate contributes to success, on and off the field.
For some, the question “How do you want to be remembered?”, can be difficult to answer. To those wanting to leave a legacy, it comes from a place of passion.
When the mother of a muscular dystrophy warrior reached out and asked if we’d fly a flag in her honor, we knew we had to do something special…
When your budget is tight, consider donating your time instead of money. Here are 10 family-friendly ideas!
Some of society’s greatest challenges have been approached with one simple statement, “put yourself in their shoes”. A little bit of empathy can go a long way.
When your business is to help others feel secure and rest easy, you get to experience a lot of monumental moments. As we all know…not all moments are treated equally.
Michelle Morford turned her job as a financial representative into a way to connect with her community.
When families are unsure where their next meal is coming from, they can count on Mary’s Place.
Sure. When life brings you lemons, you make lemonade. But what do you do when life brings you pumpkins…?
Your bags are packed and you are ready to go, but before you head out, make sure your house is ready too. Review a few simple steps to guard your home that can give you some peace of mind while your family is out and about.
Reilly Fitzpatrick is the varsity kicker for the
Maroa-Forsyth football team. Don’t call her the girl who plays football.
When COUNTRY Financial® employees want to help their community, it’s time to hit the trail
Our interns take the day off to help out in the community.
Food drive hosted by COUNTRY Financial® and Cardinals pitcher Adam Wainwright brought in over a half-ton of food to feed St. Louis children in need
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s fond memories of his mentor came alive during his talk about his book “Coach Wooden and Me: Our 50-Year Friendship On and Off the Court,” in Jones College Prep gymnasium.
The interview took place with Richard Roeper during the 2017 High School Athlete of the Year presentation sponsored by COUNTRY Financial on Sunday, June 11.
COUNTRY Financial employee nominates supervisor for renowned Patriot Award after receiving constant empowerment and notable support in regards to his military duties.
Shoppers may have had to dodge the rain and cold if they wanted to be among the first to get their hands on the newly designed 2017 canvas bag, but that certainly didn’t sway them from attending the unveiling at The Lyndale Market location on May 20.
Students demonstrated their financial thoughtfulness and cashed in with scholarship dollars.
We created the Own Your Future Challenge to ask an important question: what does it mean to own your future, and how can we help? See how the stories of four familes unfold as they begin to own their futures.
Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes, communities, and hope for the future.
Students can win scholarship money by sharing their thoughts on financial stewardship.
COUNTRY Financial teamed up with the St. Louis Blues hockey team and Operation Shower to put on a one-of-a kind baby shower for expecting military families.
Young minds get creative with the Economic Concepts Poster Contest.
Raw milk, fresh bison, and corn straight from the field. You might not think these delicious foods are easy to find in the city. Think again.
Tammy Hanson, an Agency Manager in North Dakota, believes in making life a little more fun. Check out this story of how she used an uncommon sport to spice up an Annual Awards Banquet.
Are pools, tennis courts, and parks neighborhood amenities of the past? Maybe not, but there is one new amenity that’s trending across the U.S.
The Andersons run the first community supported agriculture program (CSA) in Dewitt County. Here's their story.