UNION PLUS BENEFITS FOR CWA MEMBERS
CWA MEMBER BENEFITS
As a union member, a state or city employee has a great advantage over a non-union member. Your union has a consultant on hand to help a union member with grievances; Your union also has many benefits to help members with an array of services not offered to non-union member state and city employees.
Some of these benefits include:
Get a union-endorsed credit card with a competitive rate and money-saving, low-rate balance transfers. It's the only credit card designed to help you during times of financial hardship with strike skip payments, a layoff helpline, disability grants and disaster grants. All calls are answered in the US.
SECURED CREDIT CARD
You can establish or rebuild your credit history with this secured credit card. Unlike other secured cards, there are no application or set-up fees. Cardholders can graduate to a regular unsecured credit ard after 18 months of on-time payments.
Get free credit counseling, confidential financial guidance and discounted debt management assistance from certified credit counselors at the nation's largest non-profit consumer credit counseling agency.
You can learn how to manage your credit, get help budgeting and learn how to begin to improve your credit score.
Show your union pride with competitively priced union-printed checks and return-address labels that can feature a pro-union message and your union's logo.
Buying a home or refinancing a mortgage is made easier and more affordable for union members with Union Plus Mortgage, the only mortgage that will help you to make payments when facing financial hardship due to strike, layoff or disability. Members save an average of $653 on fees. Program is available to your children and parents too!
Professional moving discounts from North American Van Lines and Allied Van Lines can save you hundreds of dollars on a typical interstate move.
Members who purchase this auto insurance save an average of $398 a year. A unique Driver's Training Grants provide up to $250 for driver's education classes.
ACCIDENTAL DEATH AND DISMEMBERMENT INSURANCE
As a member of MASE/CWA you are automatically covered with $3,500 Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance at no cost to you. You also have the option to purchase discounted Life, Health and Vision insurance from American Income Life Insurance.
LIFE AND SUPPLEMENTAL INSURANCE
A wide range of coverage is available from UnionSecure to help protect your family's future including life, accident, disability and hospital recovery insurance.
Be protected against large, unexpected pet medical expenses from accidents or illness with a head-to-tail pet insurance coverage. Plans start as low as $9.95 a month. (Union members get the first month free!)
Save time and money when you buy a new or used car or truck. Get pre-negotiated fleet pricing on most new vehicles, typically just 2 to 3 percent over dealer invoice. Receive an extra $100 rebate when you buy a new union-made vehicle!
GOODYEAR TIRE AND SERVICE DISCOUNTS
Save 10% on service - including sale prices - and 5% on tires at Goodyear Gemini Augo Service Centers. You'll also support union workers who make many Goodyear tires.