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Foresters Offers Emergency Assistance to Members in Georgia, South Carolina and the U.S. Virgin Islands

By The Associated Press

TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 13, 2017--Foresters   Financial:

Who: Foresters Financial™, an international financial services provider committed to doing more for families and communities, is offering assistance to its members 1 affected by Hurricane Irma in Georgia, South Carolina and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

What: Eligible members living in the affected area who are experiencing significant personal hardship as a result of Hurricane Irma can receive grants to help with immediate needs. Disaster relief assistance is one payment per household.

Members who are directly affected by the hurricane can contact Foresters toll-free at 800 828 1540 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. EST, Monday to Friday, or e-mail Foresters at service@foresters.com.

About Foresters   Financial Foresters Financial™ is an international financial services provider with more than three million clients and members in the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom, and total funds under management of $44 billion 2. With a history of more than 140 years, we provide life insurance, savings, retirement and investment solutions that help families achieve their financial goals, protect their families and improve their communities. For more information, visit foresters.com.

Foresters Financial and Foresters are trade names and trademarks of The Independent Order of Foresters (a fraternal benefit society, 789 Don Mills Road, Toronto, Canada M3C 1T9) and its subsidiaries.

Products offered vary by country. Not all products are available for distribution in all jurisdictions. In the United States, products are offered by The Independent Order of Foresters and its subsidiaries, including Foresters Financial Services, Inc. a registered broker-dealer. Securities, life insurance and annuity products are offered through Foresters Financial Services, Inc. or independent producers. Insurance products are issued by Foresters Life Insurance and Annuity Company, New York, or The Independent Order of Foresters. Investment advisory products and services are offered through Foresters Advisory Services, LLC, a registered investment adviser.

1 Description of member benefits that you may receive assumes you are a Foresters member. In the United States members may currently only be anyone insured under a life or health insurance certificate, or an annuitant under an annuity certificate, issued by The Independent Order of Foresters. If you are not an insured under a life or health insurance certificate, or an annuitant under an annuity certificate, issued by The Independent Order of Foresters, or are not a social fraternal member, then you are not a member. Foresters member benefits are non-contractual, subject to benefit specific eligibility requirements, definitions and limitations and may be changed or cancelled without notice.

2 in Canadian dollars as of December 31, 2016

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CONTACT: Foresters Financial

Greg Hubert, 416 429 3000 X 4044 (NA)

ghubert@foresters.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES VIRGIN ISLANDS (U.S.) NORTH AMERICA CANADA CARIBBEAN GEORGIA SOUTH CAROLINA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: PHILANTHROPY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES FINANCE INSURANCE OTHER PHILANTHROPY

SOURCE: Foresters Financial

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