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  • Member Benefits , TCU October 31, 2019

    Rail Unions Stand Together, Collective Effort Results in Major Past Practice Win on Long Island Railroad

    Just before the 2018 holiday season, LIRR revoked its long standing practice of allowing early release for all non-essential employees on Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. TCU & IAM, along with SMART-TD, NCFO, IRSA, and BRS all grieved this issue. SMART TD brought the case before an arbitrator, who has just ruled in favor

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  • Member Benefits , TCU October 31, 2019

    Union Plus Benefits Available to TCU Members

    Through Union Plus TCU/IAM members are eligible for special savings and discounts on the following auto related services and products: 1. Auto and home insurance through SnapQuote® offered by MetLife Auto & Home®. Union Members may visit: https://unionplus.deals/a0877 to get a free quote online or call 855-666- 5797 and mention Union Plus Discount Code Dj7.

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  • Member Benefits , TCU September 18, 2019

    Union Plus Mortgage Now Available in New York

    Union Plus has announced that their in-house Union Plus Mortgage Company (UPMC), is now licensed to serve union families in New York State. As a reminder, UPMC offers mortgages to qualified active and retired union members, their parents and children. The UPMC program is currently available to eligible applicants residing CA, CO, CT, DE, DC,

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  • Member Benefits , TCU September 7, 2019

    Emergency Resources for Those Impacted by Hurricane Dorian

    The Railroad Employees National Health and Welfare Plan insurance companies are offering emergency resources to those impacted by Hurricane Dorian. They released information on details and contact numbers for affected individuals in need of emotional support, prescription supplies, vision wear, dental, medical care and more. HealthAdvocate services are available to help locate in-network providers in

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  • Member Benefits , TCU August 23, 2019

    TCU/IAM Family Members Awarded 2019 Union Plus Scholarships

    Union Plus recently awarded $170,000 in scholarships to 108 students representing 34 unions, including three winners representing the Transportation Communications International Union (TCU/IAM). This year’s group of scholarship recipients includes university, college, and trade or technical school students from 31 states plus the District of Columbia. The TCU/IAM winners are: Taylor Miller of Oswego, Illinois.

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