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,…

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…

Brexit Strategy

  Looking back a week after the unexpected vote by Great Britain to exit the European Union, it is easy to observe the great uncertainty that vote caused, both politically and economically. With it, there was global market volatility as well. The US stock market (as measured here by the DJIA) went down nearly 5%…