BUILD YOUR RETIREMENT WHILE PROVIDING FOR OTHERS

Help build churches for future generations while managing your retirement savings.

CHURCHES STRENGTHENED

“So the churches were strengthened
in the faith and grew daily
in numbers.” Acts 16:5

News & Updates

Your investment with CEF plants the seed to help mission congregations take root in their communities. Watch this video to learn how CEF helps to build churches all over North America.

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Current Rates

September 2014

Terms By Month

Interest Rate

Investment Min.

6

0.75%

$500

12

1.00%

$500

18

1.25%

$500

24

1.50%

$500

36

1.75%

$500

60

2.25%

$500

September 2014

Terms By Month

Interest Rate

Investment Min.

60

1.85%

$5,000-49,999

60

1.90%

$50,000-99,999

60

1.95%

$100,000-249,99

60

2.00%

$250,000 +

September 2014

Amount/Term

Interest Rate

Investment Min.

Statement Savings $100-$24,999

0.15%

100-24,999

Statement Savings $25,000 and up

0.25%

25,000

12 month

0.50%

100

How to Invest

You may invest with WELS CEF if you are a WELS member, a WELS congregation or an organization affiliated with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS).

Loan Programs

Information on how mission congregations can seek mortgage loans and grants through WELS CEF - or access forms and applications.

Investment Forms

Please select from the list of commonly used forms you may need to manage your WELS CEF investment.