Financial Services

Managing your business' finances is a full-time job. For our members, they also wear many other hats, making financial management harder to manage.  From accounting assistance to A/R & A/P support to business valuations and insurance, MLA has you covered. MLA works with partner providers who specialize in the lumber and building material industry and they understand our business. Let MLA be an extension of your finance team by bringing you valuable services to help you spend less and make more.

Endorsed Partners

BlueTarp Financial Services is the leading professional credit management company in the building supply industry.  BlueTarp exists to support LBM retailers with managing their accounts receivable risk.  It’s that simple!  Sell to your customers, offer your current payment terms, get paid daily weekly or monthly for all of your sales and let BlueTarp manage the collection process.  All while taking the credit risk if a customer fails to pay.


Federated Insurance is an industry-leading property & casualty insurance provider for the LBM sector.  It’s their business to protect yours.  Rated A+ Superior by AM Best – Federated Insurance seeks to protect your property and your employees through their comprehensive insurance product line.  Commercial property & auto coverage, general liability and worker’s compensation insurance are just some of what makes Federated Insurance MLA’s trusted insurance source.