We Protect Your Pension
No other organization works exclusively to protect federal
employees’ and retirees’ pensions and benefits.
The support that you give us by becoming a member is vital. The threats to pensions and benefits are, sadly, very real. Every membership matters to make sure our voice is heard.
In addition to supporting our advocacy work, members also get unique savings, including our unbeatable MEDOC Travel Insurance, and much more:
Access to our pension and PSHCP experts for help understanding and accessing your benefits
A free subscription to Sage, our quarterly magazine full of useful information to make retirement better
You and Your Survivors, our e-guide to organise and simplify estate planning
Save with names you trust like Enterprise Car Rental, GoodLife Fitness, Johnson Insurance, Chartwell and many more.
Our list of partners includes:
New Partners for 2017: Simply Connect Mobile and
Tradex Mutual Funds now available!
AlarmCare is a Personal Emergency Response System (PERS) designed to help anyone live independently and securely in their homes. When assistance is needed, a simple push of a button immediately sends an emergency signal. Free Installation, only $28 per month. FSNA members pay only $25/month for the first three months!
Established in 1947, Arbor has 41 cemeteries, 26 crematoria, four reception centres and 89 funeral homes across Canada. Family Program subscribers 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.
Contact: 1-888-700-7766 | www.arbormemorial.com
Canadian MoneySaver has provided its members with unbiased personal finance advice since 1981. The cornerstone of this advisory service is Canadian MoneySaver magazine, which features advice from their Canadian experts in all areas of personal finance, including taxation, investments, estate, retirement and financial planning.
Federal Retirees Members’ benefits include:
- Direct contact with financial experts to answer your financial questions on investments, retirement, taxes, etc.
- Reduced costs/fees for new cars, insurance products, mutual funds and the best rates for mortgages, GICs, annuities, RRSPs and TFSAs.
All members are extended an introductory discount offer for a one-year print or online membership (not renewals) to Canadian MoneySaver for only $20.95 (GST included) or $22.54 (HST included). That’s a 44% discount off the newsstand price and 20% off the regular price. Renewals are offered at MoneySaver’s lowest renewal rate.
Choice Hotels is Canada’s largest hotel franchisor with 10 great brands that offer unexpected amenities at affordable prices. And with some 300 locations nationwide, Federal Retirees members will find what they like at any Comfort, Comfort Suites, Quality, Sleep Inn, Clarion, Mainstay Suites, Suburban, EconoLodge, Rodeway Inn and Ascend Collection in Canada. Plus, Federal Retirees members can save with discounted rates at participating hotels worldwide.
With more than 95 years of experience in guided travel, Collette offers extraordinary travel experience on all seven continents. Members can take advantage of exclusive Federal Retirees discounts as they choose from inclusive land tours, river cruises, rail journeys, faith-based journeys, small group tours, family vacations and more. Collette seamlessly takes care of all the details, making travel simple while providing outstanding quality and value.
Sedan Service! Federal Retirees' members and travelling companions that purchase an air-inclusive vacation from Collette receive roundtrip home to airport sedan service for distances up to 100 kilometers of eligible airports.
Founded in 1957, Enterprise Rent-A-Car serves customers in Canada, the United States, the U.K., Ireland and Germany. Enterprise is North America’s largest vehicle rental company with some 400 rental outlets in Canada and some 7,000 worldwide.
Enterprise Rent-A-Car offers vehicle rentals to Federal Retirees' members at competitive rates.
Federal Retirees members receive:
• Significant savings on regular GoodLife Fitness membership rates
• Access to over 280 GoodLife Fitness Clubs across Canada including
50 Energie Cardio Clubs in Quebec
• Corporate rate extended to 4 additional family members
• State-of-the-art cardio equipment
• All free weights and weight machines
• World-renowned Group Fitness classes
• Professionally trained staff to assist you in achieving your goals
• Towel Service (where available, except Energie Cardio)
• Seeking a health or fitness assessment? Ask the club about a LifeChanger
• 24 hour locations (select clubs only)
As a Federal Retirees member, you have access to the benefits of a Group Home-Auto Insurance Plan through Johnson Inc. Advantages include: monthly payments, assigned Service Supervisor, 24hr. policy service, Members-Only website, availability of Home Plus, Auto Plus, and Auto Club enhancements. (Auto Insurance, Auto Plus, and Auto Club are not available in BC, MB, SK due to provincial auto plans.)
For information, or a no-cost, no-obligation quotation, call 1-800-563-0677, or visit www.johnson.ca/fsna.
MEDOC is a comprehensive group travel health insurance plan that provides up to $5,000,000 for emergency medical treatment while traveling outside your province or territory of residence or outside of Canada. MEDOC supplements and coordinates insurance coverage with both the Public Service Health Care Plan (PSHCP) and your provincial government health insurance plan. With MEDOC, you can extend coverage for a trip of up to 182 days (up to 212 days for residents of Ontario and Newfoundland/Labrador).
Included with your MEDOC travel health insurance policy is:
* MEDOC offers up to $5,000,000 as its policy limit.
* Up to $12,000 per insured, per trip for Trip Cancellation, Interruption and Delay insurance; PSHCP does not offer this coverage.
* Up to $3,000 for Vehicle Return; PSHCP; does not offer this coverage.Up to $500 for Pet Return; PSHCP does not offer this coverage.
* Up to $1,500 per insured for Baggage and Personal Effects insurance (up to $3,000 per family); PSHCP does not cover this.
* Up to $100,000 per insured for Flight Accident and Accidental Death & Dismemberment insurance; PSHCP does not cover this.
* Because PSHCP only provides coverage for trips of up to 40 days in duration, MEDOC offers a Supplemental Plan to provide coverage beyond the 40th day of your trip. Any claim incurred after the 40th day of your trip will be eligible for coverage from first dollar ($1) with no deductible.
To get more information or to enroll, contact Johnson Inc. at 1-866-606-3362 (or at 613-728-6557 within the Ottawa region) or visit www.johnson.ca/fsna.
Investing in your hearing is investing in happiness.
By the age of 60, 47% of Canadians are suffering from some level of hearing loss. Hearing aid wearers report greater confidence, improved sociability, less cognitive strain, and better relationships. That’s why we’ve partnered with the Campaign for Better Hearing to encourage everyone over the age of 60 to get a free baseline hearing test.
Relocation Services offers an exclusive “Cash Back” rebate on Real Estate transactions to FSNA members and their families. To qualify, call Relocation Services first to discuss all your relocation needs.
Relocation Services Group is the leading provider of relocation services to associations in Canada. They will assist Federal Retirees' members and their families with the following services:
1. Real estate sales and or purchases
2. Moving services and
3. Obtaining mortgages
All of these services are available at no cost to Federal Retirees' members and their families, which is unprecedented within the industry.
SimplyConnect offers affordable plans and devices to match all of its customers’ wireless needs. 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.
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.
With almost 500 trains operating on 12,500 kilometres of track each week, reaching 450 communities, VIA Rail offers travel with a view of our country from coast to coast and north to Hudson Bay. Fast, convenient and affordable service between some of Canada’s biggest cities, as well as service to remote communities in northern Québec and Ontario, make VIA Rail a transportation option of choice. Federal Retirees' members can now save 8% on VIA’s lowest available fare, including seniors’ and veterans’ fares.