A new credit card choice, The Union Plus/Machinists Card, is now available in three options, all with competitive rates, U.S.-based customer service and more. Eligible cardholders have special access to hardship grants for dealing with an illness or disability, hospital expenses, a strike or job loss.
The Union Plus Mortgage program can help with the purchase of a new home. Exclusive benefits include a $500 My Mortgage Gift award card, special hardship assistance and the opportunity to earn a $500 First-Time Homebuyer Award.
The Union Plus AT&T Wireless program provides a 15 percent discount and up to $250 in rebates to union members who upgrade to a new smartphone or switch from another carrier. AT&T is the only national unionized wireless provider. Spread the word about the Union Plus AT&T Discount savings and you will be entered to win monthly prizes of smartphones and tablets, plus a $1,695 value grand prize four-day trip to Disney for four.
Other programs include car rental discounts, auto insurance, life insurance, health savings programs and scholarships.
The AFL-CIO created Union Privilege in 1986 to provide union members and their families valuable, exclusive consumer benefits, discounts and services, brought about through the collective buying power of over 13 million union members. With Union Plus, union membership “pays” at work and at home.
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