AFT Member Benefits
UFTmembers also become members of the AFT, which offers benefits, discounts and promotions to its members with its AFT+ Member Benefits Program. These benefits can only be accessed by visiting the AFT+ Member Benefits page and logging in with yourUFT / NYSUTmember ID. (If you do not have an AFT member card, you will need to create an account. Make sure your last name matches the last name on yourUFTcard. Enter yourUFTorNYSUTID number. Your "local union number" for theUFTis 00002.)
You're also entitled toNYSUTmember benefits andUFTeducator benefits.
No-cost life insurance — New AFT members who are actively employed are entitled to $10,000 of term life insurance coverage with MetLife for one year at no cost. New members must complete, sign and return an application to be eligible.
Disability income — This is a voluntary insurance program with MetLife that will provide nontaxable replacement income if you are unable to work due to an accident or extended sickness. This plan will coordinate with other sources of income when you are unable to perform the duties of your job.
Auto and home insurance — AFT members may be entitled to discounts with MetLife.
Senior life insurance — Members and their spouses or domestic partners (ages 55-74) can get economical senior term life insurance to help pay final expenses.
Pet insurance — Policies include older pets, accident-only coverage and more. For as low as $11.95 a month, AFT + pet insurance can protect you against large, unexpected veterinary expenses.
Veterinary cost savings — Save 25 percent at participating veterinarians on preventive care, shots, lab work, surgery, X-rays, medications and more. All pets covered, including exotics and horses. No exclusions for older pets.
TEACH — Members are eligible to attend the AFT's educational conference, TEACH (formerly known asQuEST ), which is held every other year during the summer.
Legal and Financial Services
Mortgages — Through this Wells Fargo program, members can receive a $500 gift card.
Save My Home hotline — A dedicated Save My Home Hotline staffed by HUD-trained counselors is available free to all AFT members to discuss mortgage issues.
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.
Consumer Reports subscriptions — Save 27 percent on
a subscription to Consumer Reports and get exclusive, unbiased ratings and recommendations of products and services.
Emergency Assistance Plus — AFT members are eligible to receive 24-hour medical emergency assistance in the event of a health emergency while traveling in the U.S. or abroad.
Travel and Entertainment
TripMark.travel — AFT members can plan vacations, flights, cruises and get discounts through Wyndham hotels while taking advantage of great deals with this all-inclusive travel program.
Wyndham hotels — Save up to 20 percent off the best available unrestricted rate at Wyndham Hotels and Resorts, Days Inn, Super 8, Ramada Worldwide, Wingate by Wyndham, Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham,BaymontInns and Suites,MicrotelInns and Suites, Howard Johnson, Travelodge and Knights Inn.
Go Ahead Tours — A wide selection of walking tours, food and wine tours, family vacations, land and sea tours, photography tours and more. AFT members will receive $150 off any Go Ahead tour package.
Vacation rentals — Trading Places provides access to a large collection of global vacation rentals, with more than 200,000 accommodations in over 100 countries. AFT members will receive 25 percent off vacation rentals when booked online.
Entertainment discounts — Savings of up to $15 at theme parks, up to 40 percent on movie tickets, discount ski lift tickets and savings at theaters, Broadway shows, museums, aquariums, zoos, sporting events and on sightseeing tours in selected cities.
Disney savings — AFT members are eligible for exclusive vacation discounts at Disney World. Member pricing is available for Disney's Magic Your Way tickets with a two-day or five-day Park Hopper® Option.
Car rentals — AFT members save up to 25 percent at Alamo, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Hertz and National Car Rental. Members save 20 percent on Budget moving truck rentals.
AFT Advantage — An online shopping program for AFT members. Save 10 to 70 percent on electronics, apparel, tickets, flowers, gifts and more.
Magazines — Discounts on magazine subscriptions likeThe Economist ,The New Yorkerand others.
Consumer Reports — Members save $8 off the annual subscription fee.
Goodyear Tires — Members save 10 percent on tires and car service.
Car sales — Members can useTrueCarto get up-front pricing from local dealers. Members receive a $100 rebate on purchases of new, union-made cars and a $200 rebate on purchases of new, union-made EPA Green Cars.
Flowers — Members save 20 percent on flowers and plants fromTeleflora .
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