Membership with LRTA gives you access to many highly sought after benefits that are only available to members. Dues more than pay for themselves through all the savings these benefits provide to our members.
The benefits listed below are made available to LRTA members and their families through Association Member Benefits Advisors (AMBA).
For additional information visit www.myAMBAbenefits.info/lrta.
AMBA can be reached by phone at 1-800-258-7041.
VSP offers a one-stop shop for eye care. VSP offers discounts for quality eye exams and unlimited eyewear choices. VSP plans offer eyewear, contacts, and laser vision care.
Click here to enroll online.
Long Term Care / Home Health Care
AMBA will build a policy to match your own needs. You select the daily benefit amount, elimination period, and benefit period which best suits your needs for care. AMBA endorsed Long Term Care Policy features include: no prior hospital stay; no waiting period for pre-existing conditions; pays in addition to your other insurance, and no premium increases with age.
First Diagnosis Cancer Policy
The First Diagnosis Cancer and Heart Attack plans pay money directly to you in cash at one time in one lump sum payment upon first diagnosis of cancer. You can select the lump sum payment of $10,000, $20,000, $30,000, $40,000, or $50,000 that best fits your needs.
Medicare Supplement Insurance Plans
The Senior Class Medicare Supplement Plan offers Medicare Plans A, B, C, D, F, G, and J.
Senior Class Plans pay for eligible expenses not paid by Medicare, and gives you the freedom to use your own physician, specialist, and medical facility. A drug discount card is provided with this policy.
Final Expense Whole Life Policy
You can have peace of mind knowing that your premiums are guaranteed never to increase, and your coverage is guaranteed never to decrease. Death benefits paid to your beneficiary are tax free.
AMBA offers a Single Premium Tax-Deferred solution for your retirement featuring tax-deferred accumulation of interest, guaranteed competitive interest rate, multiple payout options, income you won’t outlive, and a nursing home waiver.
Medical Air Services Association (MASA)
Over the past 30 years Medical Air Services Association has become an international company dedicated to providing life saving emergency assistance. The coverage is designed to protect members against catastrophic financial loss when emergencies arise at home or away from home. The Platinum Membership offered through AMBA offers the following services: Emergency Air Transportation, Helicopter Transportation, Ground Ambulance Transportation, Organ Retrieval, Organ Recipient Transportation, Recuperation/Repatriation, Return Transportation, Escort Transportation, Non-Injury Transportation, Minor Children/Grandchildren Return, Mortal Remains, Vehicle Return, and World Wide Coverage. More information about MASA membership can be obtained by contacting AMBA at 800.258.7041. Click here to enroll online.
American Hearing Benefits (AHB)
LRTA members are entitled to FREE annual hearing screenings for you and your immediate family, referrals to AHB’s network of recommended local hearing healthcare professionals, advanced Hearing Solutions with the latest in hearing aid technology, Up to 60% Off suggested retail prices, and a FREE Full Two-Year Extended Warranty with every purchase. Call 888-200-5701 or visit www.americanhearingbenefits.com and use discount code “AMBA.”
Government Employee Travel Opportunities (G.E.T.O.)
This is a unique vacation condominium, hotel, and resort program for association members. Space available condos located worldwide are available for a flat rate per week. Visit www.getravelop.com/amba or call 877.867.3639 to check on rates. Under the drop down labeled “Installation,” select “Other – Association Member Benefits Advisors” to receive your discount.
GETO hotel discounts are available at the following hotels. Call our special member benefits hotline at 877-670-7088 and use code 8000000406. Participating Hotels include: Wyndham Garden, Wingate, Hawthorn Suites, Ramada, Days Inn, Super 8, Baymont Inn & Suites, Microtel Inns & Suites, Howard Johnson, Travel Lodge and Knights Inn.
LaQuinta Inn & Suites Discount
La Quinta Corporation now gives LRTA members a 15% discount at their La Quinta Inn and Suites locations nationwide. Visit www.lq.com and use ID AMBA.
Avis, Budget & Hertz Rental Car Discounts
Discounts are available to LRTA members when they rent cars from Avis and Budget.
Dell Computer Discounts
LRTA members are now eligible to get discounts on Dell computers through the Education Personnel Purchase Program. Call Dell at 866.257.4711 or visit www.dell.com/epp.
Apple Computer Discounts
Members qualify for preferred pricing on some of the latest Apple products and accessories. Apple member purchase program benefits include special member discounts on Apple products, quarterly promotions, free standard shipping on orders over $50, free engraving on iPod, online custom product configuration, and simplified checkout using any combination of credit card, Apple Gift Card, and Apple Instant Loan. Call 1-877-377-6362 or visit http://store.apple.com/us/go/eppstore/amba. When calling, use discount code “AMBA.” *Discounts not available on all items. Check with Apple by phone or online to verify discounted items.
Save 15% on an assortment of beautiful flowers–Fresh From Our Growers or Florist Designed–plus plants, delicious gourmet snacks and treats, extraordinary gift baskets, cuddly plush pals and unique giftware they’ll treasure can help you celebrate any occasion!”
Use code AMBA and visit www.1800FLOWERS.com or call 1-800-FLOWERS.
Identity Theft Solutions
LRTA now offers identity theft protection for members through CSIdentity Corporation. For $9.00 a month you can start protecting your identity from one of the fastest growing crimes in America. Most identity theft solutions only provide credit monitoring. CSIdentity ProtectorSM not only provides credit reports and monitoring, it also provides non-credit loan activity, public records monitoring, criminal record and sex offender monitoring, Internet monitoring, restoration services, and $25,000 of identity theft insurance. Visit www.amba.info/idtheft.html to learn more and enroll online or by phone.
CU Wireless – Discounted Cell Phones & No Commitment Plans
If you want a cell phone but are discouraged by lengthy contracts and high prices, CU Wireless could be the right choice for you. Plans start as low as $9 per month, no activation fees, no commitment plans, free and low cost phones are both available. Visit www.cuwireless.com for details.
Presto Printing Mailbox
Are you missing out on the connection with family and friends that email provides? Do you simply not wish to own a computer? If so, this could be the solution for you. Presto is a convenient printer system that plugs directly into a telephone jack. Authorized senders can email messages and pictures that are printed out in full color. The printer is available for $99. Annual service subscriptions are $149.99 or monthly for $14.99. Members receive their first month of service free. Visit www.presto.com/amba to learn more or place an order.