A must-have for all members who enjoy travelling, MEDOC® goes above and beyond the insurance coverage you have with both the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP) and your provincial health insurance plan. A special plan for Family Program subscribers is available.
|Collette||Take advantage of exclusive Association discounts on inclusive guided land tours, river cruises, rail journeys, small group tours, faith-based journeys, and more, to all seven continents.|
|Nexus Holidays||This tour company operates around the world with a specialization in Asia. Members and subscribers receive 5% off specific land-tour and short-stay packages. See amazing parts of the world with discounted tours available only to Association members and subscribers.|
Association members can get hotel savings of up to 20% with popular brands such as ComfortTM, Quality® and Econo Lodge®. Choice Hotels has more than 340 hotels spanning all 10 provinces — and over 6,300 worldwide. Nearly all Choice hotels offer free hot breakfast and free Internet access. Remember to book in advance and bring your card. Association identification may be requested at check-in.
|Alamo||Get to the fun faster with more than 1,000 Alamo car rental locations found throughout the United States, Canada, Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australia.|
As an Association member, your benefits include:
• Up to 25% off standard rates
• Online check-in
• Express rental returns
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is known for great rates and outstanding customer service. With nearly 7,000 neighbourhood and airport locations throughout North America and Europe, including over 530 locations in Canada, they are always nearby. And local car rental customers are picked up at no extra cost.
Enterprise offers competitive rates to Association members with reference ID# NAC3013.
|National||With over 3,000 car rental locations, National Car Rental provides a large selection of quality vehicles for all your car rental needs. Association members will save up to 25% with National Car Rental. Go National, Go Like A Pro. and quote ID# 5030905|
|VIA||Association members get 8% off VIA’s lowest available fare, including seniors’ fares. Up to three other passengers travelling on the same itinerary are eligible for the Association discount. Members must be prepared to show Association ID on the train to verify the discount (e.g., the Association membership card, note from National Office on letterhead or an Association business card).|
AlarmCare is a Personal Emergency Response System designed to help anyone live independently and securely in their homes. If assistance is needed, a simple push of the help button will immediately send an emergency signal. Installation is free and the service costs only $28 per month.
Association members pay only $25 per month for the first three months.For more information, call toll-free at 1-800-267-2001
Save up to 50% off your gym membership through GoodLife. As a corporate member, you will have access to over 280 GoodLife Fitness Clubs across Canada, including over 50 Énergie Cardio Clubs in Québec.
Home & Auto
As a member of Federal Retirees, you have access to specially designed benefits on Home and Auto Insurance, such as:
Association members and up to two immediate family members can take advantage of discounts on new leases at Chartwell Retirement Residences in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario and Québec.
To learn more, call toll-free at 1-855-461-0685
Real Estate & Moving
Relocation Services Group offers an exclusive “cash back” rebate on real estate transactions to Association members and their families. To qualify, call Relocation first to discuss all your real estate sales and/or purchases, plus moving assistance whether across town or across the country.
Relocation Services is the leading provider of relocation services to associations in Canada. It will assist Federal Retiree members and their families with real estate sales and/or purchases, plus moving services. All of these services are available at no cost to Association members and their families, which is unprecedented within the industry.Contact Relocation Services before you call a moving company or real estate agency toll-free at 1‑866-865-5504 or visit www.relocationservicesgroup.com/federalretirees.
Federal Retiree members are offered an introductory 20% discount off the regular price of a new one-year print or online membership to Canadian MoneySaver. That is a 44% discount off the newsstand price. Renewals are offered at the lowest renewal rate.
The benefits for subscribers include:
• Direct contact with financial experts to answer your financial questions
• Reduced costs/fees for new cars, insurance products, mutual funds and the best rates for mortgages, GICs, annuities, RRSPs and TFSAs
You may order by calling 519‑772-7632.
Tradex's mission is to provide current and former public servants, Canadian Forces, RCMP members and their families, trustworthy, professional financial advice and high-quality mutual funds and other investments at lower cost. Founded in 1960 by employees of the Departments of Trade and Commerce and External Affairs for their colleagues, we remain Canada’s only not-for-profit provider of mutual funds and financial advice. Since its founding, Tradex has had a Board of Directors comprised of active and retired public servants.
Regardless of account size, our Fee-Based accounts charge only 0.70% per annum (in contrast with typical 1.0% - 1.5%) on assets in portfolios of F-series funds. Our experienced, salaried professional advisors can assist you in portfolio creation/customization. Tradex will reimburse the $200 annual administration fee and up to $2,000 in transfer fees and does not charge any additional fees.
Established in 1947, Arbor has 41 cemeteries, 26 crematoria, four reception centres and 89 funeral homes across Canada. Members can receive 10% off the total cost of products and services (except crypts) that are pre-purchased, before taxes.
The discount is reduced to 5% if the purchase is made after the death of the beneficiary of the products and services. Arbor is also offering a 5% discount off the total cost of crypts, before taxes, when purchased pre-need. A crypt is an aboveground burial space that can be located inside a large community mausoleum or in smaller, personally-designed family mausoleum units, providing comfortable visitation in any season. For more information, call 1-888-700-7766.
SimplyConnect offers affordable plans and devices to match all of its customers’ wireless needs. Plans start from $16.20/month and a wide selection of cell phones are available starting from $0. SimplyConnect also offers other wireless services such as Wireless Home Phone and Tablet plans. SimplyConnect’s lineup of Canada-Wide plans are without any surprises, and the service offers easy pairings between phones and plans with reliable national LTE network coverage. For any troubleshooting or inquiries customers may have, SimplyConnect’s Customer Service is accessible seven days a week at convenient hours via phone, email or live chat.
With a 30-day money back guarantee and access to usage online with My Account, SimplyConnect’s goal is to build the kind of seamless and long-term customer relationships that older adults value. As a member of the National Association of Federal Retirees, you can get can get 15% OFF smartphone monthly plan fees or 10% OFF talk and text monthly plan fees.