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TruStage & Velir Honored at AIVA 27th Annual Communicator Awards

New TruStage website designed with Velir earns Award of Distinction from prestigious industry group.
May 25th 2021
AIVA recognized for offering an “all-in-one” digital experience that appeals to consumers.

The new cutting edge TruStage® website has won the award for Distinction in Financial Services Websites at the 27th Annual Communicator Awards held by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts (AIVA). The TruStage website was designed with Velir, a digital marketing agency based in Massachusetts. AIVA recognized the website for offering an “all-in-one” digital experience that appeals to a wide variety of consumers.

The TruStage website was one of more than 6,000 entries. The judges included industry leaders from companies like Disney, Amazon, GE Digital, and Spotify.

The TruStage site provides a full range of helpful digital tools for TruStage customers and for people who are interested in learning about and pricing insurance. It offers product information, online quotes and purchasing, online policy management and premium payment, various consumer-oriented digital tools and calculators, and informational content, including easy-to-read articles that help explain and demystify life insurance, auto insurance, home insurance and other related topics. The website is accessible to those with disabilities and is a truly “one stop shop” insurance experience.

Bob Moritz, Director of E-Commerce for TruStage, says the prestigious award reflects the thoughtful and innovative approach of Velir’s design for the TruStage website. “The Communicator Awards is one the highest levels of recognition in the field of communication and design, as our peers are voting on the work. TruStage is incredibly proud to have our website recognized by such a prominent group. The only thing better is knowing that we’re bringing our customers an even more informative, versatile and user-friendly online experience.” 

About TruStage
TruStage offers insurance products and programs through TruStage Insurance Agency, LLC, and is a member of the CUNA Mutual Group family of brands. TruStage, which was founded on more than 80 years of serving credit unions and their customers, helps protect more than 20 million people and is underwritten by CMFG Life Insurance Company, a company that’s consistently rated “A” (Excellent) for financial stability by AM Best.1 For more information, visit

About CUNA Mutual Group
Built on the principle of “people helping people,” CUNA Mutual Group is a financially strong insurance, investment and financial services company that believes a brighter financial future should be accessible to everyone. Through our company culture, community engagement, and products and solutions, we are working to create a more equitable financial system that helps to improve the lives of those we serve and our society. For more information, visit

1CMFG Life Insurance Company is rated “A” (Excellent) as of March 2021 by A.M. Best, an independent rating service which evaluates financial stability and operating performance, year after year. An “A” rating is the third-highest of 13 ratings.


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Rachel Strauch-Nelson:
CMFG Ventures, TruStage, Legislative Affairs, Human Resources