A New Financial Perspective for a New Year

  Because we work in the world of finance, we are constantly dealing with money and numbers. But we know that the work that we do is much more than that. We don’t just deal with account balances and market values. There are real people behind the account numbers in our system. And the accounts…

Discernment on Giving Tuesday

Charitable giving is on the hearts and minds of many as we make decisions about how to give faithfully on Giving Tuesday and throughout the holiday season. But charitable giving is not only an important expression of our faith; it is also a significant part of our finances. And as with any other part of…

Giving Thanks This Thanksgiving

This Thanksgiving, Covenant Trust Company wants to thank all the people and ministries who make what we do worth doing. We are thankful for the Evangelical Covenant Church: for the leaders, and their faithfulness and commitment to the church as they discern what it looks like to love God with all our heart, soul, strength,…

Arrests Made in IRS Phone Scam

As reported by numerous news outlets, 70 call-center workers were arrested just outside of Mumbai, India for posing as the IRS over the phone and demanding payment for bogus fees and charges. This group made almost $150,000 US dollars a day in just one of many IRS-related phone scams out there. We want to remind…

Why a Trust Company?

    In 1978, the Evangelical Covenant Church established Covenant Estate Planning Services to enable those with a love for Covenant ministries to make significant legacy gifts through stewardship-centered estate plans and provide management for those dollars in a professional and effective way. Over time, it became evident that there was also a need to…