Summer is almost here! Remember to check out the deals and discounts available from NEA Member Benefits before you head off on vacation or make purchases for your home.
NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for June 2018
With Dads and grads in the spotlight, and summer around the corner, it’s time for some fun! NEA Click & Save, the online discount buying service for NEA members, highlights select retailers and merchants each month. Check out these featured “Buy-lights” for June!* Read more
Planning any travel this summer? NEA Member Benefits can help you on the budget front. Savvy shoppers know that there are dozens of travel hacks to save money on your next trip. Bookmark these 15 simple tips and refer to them the next time you plan to hit the road.
Airfare Travel Hacks
Airfare can be the single most expensive part of any trip and you know that a lot of the sage advice from experts—like “be flexible with your departure dates and times”—isn’t always easy to heed for an educator with limited vacation days. Still, there are some methods you can use to shave a few dollars off your airfare. Read more
From great deals on your next car to discounts at the GE Appliances Store to a new, affordable group tour program for NEA Members, there are lots of opportunities to save this May through NEA Member Benefits.
NEA Click & Save “Buy-lights” for May 2018
Whether you’re celebrating a graduation, a new baby or an upcoming wedding, make the occasion special! NEA Click & Save, the online discount buying service for NEA members, highlights select retailers and merchants each month. Check out these featured “Buy-lights” for May!* Read more
Maybe you didn’t withhold enough, forgot to pay estimated taxes for a side gig or you made another kind of honest mistake, and now you have a big, looming tax bill coming your way. This happens to many Americans, and, in certain cases, they will struggle to settle up on what they owe.
The consequences can grow quite costly: If you can’t pay taxes owed by the original filing due date, you’ll be subject to both interest and late-payment penalties, according to the IRS. The IRS advises taxpayers in this situation to file on time even if they can’t pay the entire balance. And it’s best to pay that balance as soon as possible to avoid additional charges. Specifically, the additional charges could amount to penalties of 5% of the tax due for every month, or fraction of month, that the return is overdue, according to Mark Luscombe, principal federal tax analyst at Wolters Kluwer Tax & Accounting. Read more
Now through April 5, CEA members can visit the NEA Member Benefits site and enter for a chance to win great prizes. Enter once a week for each new giveaway and increase your odds of winning!
Prizes include $200 Amazon.com Gift Cards, $200 Visa® Reward Cards, and 128 GB Apple iPads—seven winners are selected each week.
Click here to find out more and enter for a chance to win.
There are so many benefits to being a member of CEA and NEA, and among them are the savings you receive on certain products and services. You can always visit the CEA Member Benefits website for regular savings just for CEA members, and the NEA Member Benefits site for discounts for all NEA members.
Below are specific offers NEA Member Benefits is highlighting for March. Read more
Enfield High School teacher Kim Sweeney (center) poses with CEA Executive Director Don Williams, CEA President Sheila Cohen, Enfield Teachers’ Association President Tod Couture, and CEA Organizer Sara Pomponi after winning the CEA Member Benefits grand prize.
When the school bell dismissed her students for Super Bowl weekend, Enfield High School building rep and business education teacher Kim Sweeney prepared to head down the hall to meet with fellow teachers. They were going to honor one of her colleagues—or so she assumed.
Little did she know, Enfield educators—along with CEA leaders and staff—had gathered to deliver one of the biggest surprises the building rep could imagine. Read more
You’re sitting at your computer, pondering the details of your next vacation, an outing with your kids, or maybe what to have for dinner tonight. You know you have lots of discounts available through your NEA membership, but you’re not sure where to start.
NEA Member Benefits wants to make it easier for you to find the discounts you’re looking for, so they’ve gathered up the most commonly asked questions received through the Member Service Center.
Q: Does NEA offer discounts on laptops?
A: Yes! You can find discounts on laptops and other electronics through NEA Click & Save. Shop Lenovo, HP, Microsoft, Dell, Apple, Samsung and more through the NEA Click & Save Electronics Store.
December is here! Remember to check out NEA Member Benefits for a wide variety of deals and discounts this holiday season. Below are highlighted offers for December.
NEA Click & Save Holiday Fair 2017
Get a head start on your holiday shopping and take advantage of best-in-market pricing at the NEA Click & Save Holiday Fair! Plus, there are other exciting events planned throughout December, like Green Monday, Free Shipping Day, 5 STAR for a Day and, of course, post-holiday sales!
Visit www.neamb.com/clickandsave often to get the best deals as they happen! Read more
The holidays seem to get more expensive and more stressful every year. Gift spending was up $47 in 2016 over 2015 spending, according to American Research Group, Inc., and American shoppers planned to spend an average $929 for the 2016 holidays.
Getting caught up in the holiday whirlwind can leave us overscheduled, overtired and overspent.
But the holidays don’t have to break the bank or leave you too worn out to enjoy this special time of year. These tips from NEA Member Benefits can help you break the myth of a “perfect” holiday experience, rein in spending and set new boundaries—without feeling guilty!
Re-evaluate your holiday traditions
Are you doing things that really matter to you? Or are you going through the motions?