By Brie Ragland
Things You May Not Know About Your Membership
Membership benefits information current through September 2008. Click here to download a full up-to-date list of all ASA membership benefits in .pdf format.
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To learn more about the value of ASA membership and the association's full benefits package, access the electronics benefit portfolio within ASA OnDemand, which can be downloaded at www.ASAOnDemand.com.
Get Found Online
We're driving consumers right into your shop! Did you know as an ASA member you get a free business listing on our shop locator? Found on the home page of ASA's Web site, the "Find the Nearest Shop Locator" is a free search service that provides drivers with a nationwide database of ASA member shops in their area. ASA members can now update their free listing to include shop hours, services, payment options and so much more for only $60 a year. In addition, if a member has an existing Web site, ASA will link to the site free of charge from the member's listing. For more information, log on to www.ASAshop.org or call ASA's Membership Department at (800) 272-7467, ext. 295.
Benefit Provider of the Month
"ASA adds value to membership by offering useful and informative programs such as the APPI Savings Solutions Program. In today's economic environment, all businesses need to be smart about their utility and energy expenses. The APPI Program can assist in reducing and managing these costs."
- Kathy Kiernan, senior vice president,
Affiliated Power Purchasers International (APPI)
Car Rental Discounts
The Hertz Corporation offers a discount savings program to members of ASA. The discounts are available at all participating Hertz locations and apply to various car classes. In addition to year-round discounts on rental costs, ASA members are also eligible to save on car class upgrades and other money-saving offers. Log on to the Members Only section of the ASA Web site, www.ASAshop.org, to get more information about this or any of the more than 35 money-saving benefits available to ASA members.
Take Advantage of ASA Credit Union
The association's Federal Credit Union is open to members, employees, associate members and families. Besides providing dividends on savings, the ASA Federal Credit Union offers low-cost loans, financial counseling and a VISA card with no annual fee. For more information, call ASA's membership department at (800) 272-7467, ext. 295 or visit www.ASAshop.org.
Processing Services to Grow Your Business
National Processing Co. (NPC), a provider of transaction processing from point-of-sale credit card processing to e-commerce solutions, offers an outstanding reduced pricing program for eligible ASA member businesses. NPC is exclusively focused on small- and medium-sized merchants with services that include the electronic acceptance of credit, debit, fleet cards and electronic checks. NPC also offers wireless terminals, equipment leasing, 24-hour tech support, Web statement reporting, merchant cash advance, and exclusive participation into the nationwide Bonus Merchant Network to help grow your business. Call (800) 277-1973 today, or e-mail email@example.com for more information.
Three Easy Steps to Access
ASA’s Members Only Section
Step 1: Go to www.ASAshop.org
Step 2: Type your six-digit member number into the “Member Login” field on the right side of the ASA home page, and press “Go.” Your six-digit member number can be found on the mailing label of this issue of AutoInc. magazine. The number is printed directly above your name.
Step 3: You will be directed to the Members Only section. Once inside the section, start exploring all of the great membership benefits available to you as an ASA member!
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