By Brie Ragland
Get the Most Out of Your
Membership benefits information current through August 2010. Click here to download a full up-to-date list of all ASA membership benefits in .pdf format.
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Want Lower Utility Costs?
APPI (www.appienergy.com) - Lower your operating costs andincrease your bottom line by having Affiliated Power Purchasers International (APPI) provide a utility audit service for your shop (available in all states). ASA members pay no up-front fee for APPI's consulting service that identifies and corrects billing errors, incorrect fees and overpayments on electricity and natural gas, waste removal, credit card processing, telecommunications, water and freight. In addition, the Energy Buyers Program presents members in states that have deregulated their electric and natural gas industries (Massachusetts, Maryland, New York and Texas) an opportunity to reduce their utility costs.
Meadowbrook Offers Dividends
to Participating Members
Meadowbrook (www.wcpolicy.com/asa) - Meadowbrook Insurance provides ASA members
with workers' compensation insurance and gives participating members the opportunity to get money back each year as a dividend. Dividends are awarded when all participating members emphasize employee safety and keep claims costs low. ASA members have a proven history of qualifying for dividends.
Online Car Status Updates
AutoWatch (www.autowatch.com) - Day in and day out collision repair professionals get asked: "When will my car be ready? What is the status of my car? Can I see the progress of my car?" With the AutoWatch system, you'll be able to communicate with your customers in a way they never thought possible. As a customer service and marketing tool for collision repair professionals, AutoWatch allows vehicle owners and insurance partners to view digital photos of their vehicle throughout the repair process through your shop's Web site. The latest vehicle repair status is displayed along with the estimated delivery date and convenient e-mail links to the assigned service adviser. ASA members can start seeing a savings from $200 to $455 if they sign up with AutoWatch.
Oct. 10 - 13, 2010
Possible Savings on ASRW Car Rentals!
Check Out These Two ASA-Sponsored Benefit Providers
for Savings Opportunities
for Your Upcoming Trip to Las Vegas!
Avis (www.avis.com) - Avis offers exclusive rental discount coupons to ASA members, along with a worldwide discount that locks in the best available rate. The coupon discounts are on top of special weekend, weekly and monthly rates, and will be available at all participating Avis locations.
Hertz (www.hertz.com) - The Hertz Corporation offers a discount savings program to ASA members. 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.
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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