Membership doesn't cost, it pays! Your Member Benefits
We know our MEA-MFT members live on tight budgets. That's why, along with NEA and AFT, MEA-MFT seeks out special discounts that can save you hundreds of dollars.
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Special of the month: Nov-Dec
School Athletics Grant: California Casualty has partnered with education associations for more than 60 years. The company understands the growing financial strain on our public schools.
The California Casualty Thomas R. Brown Athletics Grant was established to provide support to public high school sports programs negatively impacted by reduced budgets. Read more.
Application deadline: January 15, 2014.
Special of the month: October-Nov
Plan Your Holiday Travel Now—Reserve a Vehicle with National Car Rental!
It’s not too early to make your Thanksgiving and other holiday travel plans. National Car Rental, a partner in the NEA Car Rental Program, offers NEA members up to 25% off car rental rates*. Plus, enroll for free in National’s Emerald Club®, and you can bypass the counter and choose your own car!
To make a reservation online, go to www.neamb.com, click the “Discounts” tab and find National under “Car Rental”. You also may reserve a car by phone by calling 1-800-CAR-RENT. Be sure to mention Contract ID #5030378 to get your NEA discount!
NEA CLICK & SAVE
Using NEA Click & Save, you can access substantial discounts on products and services across the country. Click & Save offers savings on brand name merchandise from hundreds of top online stores. Visit Click & Save here.
NEA MEMBER BENEFITS
Find more member benefits at the NEA Member Benefits web site: www.neamb.com
Or call the customer service center: 800.637.4636
Mon-Fri 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. Eastern
Saturday 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Eastern
Home & Auto Insurance
Education & Personal Loans
Savings & Investments
SHOPPING & DISCOUNTS
Home & Auto Discounts
21st Century Learning
AFT + MEMBER BENEFITS
More Value for Your Membership
Find more about all the following benefits at www.aft.org/benefits
AFT + ENDORSED INSURANCE
Auto & Home Insurance
Provides protection for members’ most valuable assets—their cars and homes. Benefits include special member discounts, convenient payment options and a deductible savings benefit for safe drivers.
Designed to provide financial protection for your loved ones in the event of a premature death. New AFT members are entitled to $10,000 of coverage for a period of one year at no cost.
Provides up to 60 percent of a member’s monthly income in the event he or she is unable to work due to an accident or extended sickness.
If actively at work, a member can obtain up to $150,000 of protection with no medical tests or health questions.
Catastrophic Major Medical Plan
To help avoid the financial hardships that accompany major illness and injury, this plan acts as an umbrella that supplements a member’s basic health insurance by paying expenses not covered by his or her primary coverage or Medicare.
Limited Medical Plan
A fixed payment policy offering a combination of limited medical benefits and a fully insured prescription plan for generic drugs.
888/436-9678 Code AFT
Maintains a member’s financial freedom and gives flexibility in making choices in the event of a long-term illness or a chronic condition.
Workplace Violence Insurance
Members are automatically covered for $100,000 for the loss of life resulting from a felonious assault that occurs while at work or on a work assignment. This is provided at no cost to all AFT members.
Your pet can have its own insurance. Policies include older pets, accident-only coverage and more.
Pet Assure Veterinary Care Savings
888/789-7387 Code UP2003
Members can save 25 percent off their bill at participating veterinarians.
Home Healthcare Products
Provides a 15 percent discount on healthcare products not covered by private insurance or Medicare, such as wheelchairs and physical therapy equipment.
Credit and Budget Counseling
Certified credit counselors are available 24 hours a day to help members with confidential financial guidance, free consumer credit counseling services and discounted debt management assistance.
800/522-4000 (to apply), 800/622-2580 (customer service)
The AFT MasterCard offers no annual fee, low-rate† balance transfers and 100 percent fraud protection.
Save My Home Hotline
A dedicated Save My Home Hotline staffed by HUD-trained counselors is available free to all members to discuss mortgage issues.
Home buying and refinancing is made easier and more
800/565-3712 Code 744387769 M-F, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. (EST)
Members can save on movie tickets, movie rentals, theme park admissions and much more.
877/670-7088 options 1 or 2 Code 20952
Save up to 20 percent off the best available restricted rate at more than 6,400 participating hotels worldwide.
The AFT + Auto Club will be there to help members with vehicle-related problems, anywhere in the country, 24/7/365.
877/882-3355 Code PS16626766
Savings on selected Dell products.
Member discounts for online Consumer Reports subscriptions.
AT&T Wireless Discount
800/897-7046 Fan 3508840
Members can receive a discount of 15 percent on AT&T wireless plans.
Exclusive access to an online shopping program. Save 10 to 70 percent off electronics, apparel, home furnishings, tickets and much more.
Save 20 percent on all orders, and have flowers, gifts and plants hand-delivered anywhere in the world.
Powell’s online bookstore has a huge selection of new and used books, including textbooks.
AFT Subscription Services provides members with the lowest rates and the best customer service on magazine subscriptions, renewals and gifts.
Moving Van Discounts
Allied Van Lines
800/871-8864 Code AFT
North American Van Lines
800/524-5533 Code AFT
Discounts on interstate moves and do-it-yourself moves.
The AFT Benefit Trust has an expense reimbursement/endorsement arrangement with the providers of many of the products promoted.
For information about these programs or about contractual expense reimbursement and/or endorsement arrangements with providers of endorsed programs, please call AFT financial services at 800/238-1133, ext. 4493, or send an e-mail to email@example.com or visit www.aft.org/benefits/disclosure.