NEW POLICIES EFFECTIVE 2017

Critical Illness* - Pays benefits for Cancer, Stroke, Heart Attack, End Stage Renal failure and more,  $75 annual wellness per covered person and more. Spouse as well as dependent coverage is available. Guaranteed renewable for life. 

Accident Indemnity* - Plan covers any type of accident, 24 hours a day, on or off the job. Coverage includes hospital coverage, physical therapy, follow-up treatments, $60 annual wellness and more. Spouse as well as dependent coverage is available. Guaranteed renewable for life.

Hospital Indemnity* - Plan pays $1000 for initial hospitalization. Coverage includes outpatient surgery, major diagnostic, rehab, etc. Spouse as well as dependent coverage is available.   Guaranteed renewable for life.

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AFLAC is NOT Health Insurance. AFLAC pays CASH directly to you and your family. All plans are compatible with major medical as well as other coverage you may have. All plans are 100% voluntary, supplemental, and portable.

 

The State Legislature took action on November 21 to send a bill to the Governor requiring the State to make quarterly pension payments. CWA has supported this common sense pension reform to ensure the State pays its obligated contribution every year, instead of making the pension payment on the last day of the fiscal year. By doing so, we lose out on investment income which saves taxpayers and the State millions, and actually reduces the actuarially required pension payment.

The legislation would require the Governor to issue pension payments by Sept. 30, Dec. 31, March 31 and June 30 of each year. Governor Christie had previously vetoed this legislation, but the new bill requires the pension fund to reimburse the state treasury for any losses incurred if the state has to borrow money to make a payment.

Unfortunately, although the legislation would set forth this payment requirement, we still need the Legislature and Governor to appropriate the full contribution in the budget each year. Without a Constitutional Amendment that would require pension payments, the state legislation is good, but we have seen this Governor and others skip payments regardless of state legislation.

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Movie Tickets

Visit our Main or Mount Holly office and bring in the order form for low price AMC and Regal tickets.

 

Legal Services

Our Local 1036 Legal Services Plan is open to all full members in good standing for fee consultation. 

   

UnionPlus Discounts

UnionPlus is gives discounts on cars, TVs, mortgages, scholarships, credit cards and more.

AT&T Cell Phone Savings

CWA members save 15% on cell phone services from AT&T, the only union wireless company.

   

Avis Car Rental

CWA members can save up to 25% on car rentals through Avis.

AFLAC Insurance

Our Local 1036 Legal Services Plan is open to all full members in good standing for fee consultation.