Timeline

1970s

1972 - Letters Patent granted, Bylaw Number One enacted
1973 - Began business operations
1975 - Board adopts Statement of Purpose, First University Scholarship awarded
1977 - Orphan Benefit fraternal program introduced

1980s

1984 - Member-owned assets pass the $100 million mark
1986 - First term policy, TERM 10, introduced
1988 - Construction of new head office building begins
1989 - New head office is official opened and dedicated

1990s

1991 - Member-owned assets exceed $200 million, Living Benefits program introduced
1994 - FORTRESS Investment Funds are introduced
1998 - Insurance in force surpassed $1 billion; Sons of Norway Canadian insurance business assumed

2000s

2000 - FlexLife Universal Life product introduced
2001 - FlexLife 2 introduced; welcomed Anglicans into membership
2002 - Critical illness insurance introduced; licensed to operate in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island
2004 - Opened membership to broader Christian community in Canada
2005 - Adopted the trade name FaithLife Financial, outsourced management of back office functions
2006 - Established FaithLife Investment Management Inc., operating as FI Capital
2007 - Legal name of FaithLife Investment Management Inc. changed to FI Capital Ltd.
2008 - Legal name changed to FaithLife Financial; membership eligibility expanded beyond Canada and to individuals who share its values
2009 - Signed an agreement with Woman's Life Insurance Society, a U.S. fraternal benefit society, to acquire its Canadian business
2010 - Significantly increased total charitable impact for causes members care about to over $2.8 million - an all-time high
2012 - Our Board of Directors adopted new core values that inspired a new vision - outlining the effect of all the services to which we are committed.