Join the 61% TMHS/TIS/TES teachers who have joined the TEA!
We are Professional Educators supporting students, staff and the Telluride community, to ensure an equitable and sustainable education for all.
NEA has 3.2 million national members. The group benefits leverage is considerable, including the following. Membership pays for itself!
- Professional $3 million liability insurance is included at no additional cost. This is an “Occurrence Policy”, which means, whether the claim is made currently or years from now, you are covered.
- Amazing CO rates for home and auto insurance through California Casualty. Call Jillian at 888-497-1090 X8233. Quotes can be obtained before membership.
- Money Market, CD, Online Savings at “Among the Best Rates” moneyline.com 12/1013. No monthly fees, no ATM fees, free transfers.
- Reduced Dental, Vision, Pet Insurance Plans at national leverage rates
- Retirement Medicare Supplement Plans 15% below the major competitors
- Home, Educational and Personal loans at leverage rates
- Numerous Buying Programs, including auto and appliances (coloradoea.org)
- Discounts and programs also available for immediate family members.
- Teachers supporting each other in the political process at the State and Federal levels.
NEA site: www.neamb.com
(A Telluride Teacher Example: Dues, $563 annually ($56.75/paycheck.) More than $500 Deductible on 1040 Schedule A. Savings on home insurance: over $1000 annually. Professional Liability insurance: Priceless.
Net personal gain on just those items: over $600 and peace of mind.)
YOUR DUES ARE 95% TAX DEDUCTIBLE ON 1040 SCHEDULE A UNDER MISCELLANEOUS DEDUCTIONS, IF YOU ITEMIZE.