MEMBER MONDAYS: THRIVENTAt Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking, and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they've been given. My specific focus is retirement and college planning. I am a Certified College Planning Specialist who assists parents in finding other money to pay for college. I offer free online college planning workshops for students and parents.