BANKING

FIRST DATA MERCHANT SERVICES

Does your business accept Credit/Debit card payments?  Earn a $1,000 MasterCard gift card if First Data cannot beat your current rates! To get started, all that is needed is 1 copy of your merchant statement and 5 minutes of your time.  For more information, click here, call 1-888-265-4117, or email First Data at chambermember@firstdata.com.

INSURANCE PLANS

CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE GROUP INSURANCE PLAN
Covers all industries including one person firms, home businesses and farms. Possible benefits include life, health, dental and travel care insurance, vision care, short and long term disability, business overhead benefits and many others. Guaranteed renewable contract and fully pooled price stability. Contact the Frank Allen Financial Group at 250.753.2101.

GAS & DIESEL

ESSO
Maintain control while saving time and money with the Esso Business Card. The Esso Business Card programs give you exceptional fuel savings, powerful yet easy-to-use fuel management tools. Plus Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce members receive 3.5 cents per litre discount regardless of volume. Pick the degree of control and reporting that’s right for your business. Apply here.

HUMAN RESOURCES

PAYWORKS
Basic Run Charge $16.50 and one-time fee of $250.00, a $1.40 charge per Direct Deposit or Cheque. Integration with Chamber Group Insurance Plan and easy entry of payroll via phone, fax or online. Year-end tax filing and T4’s.  For further information please contact Angela Peskett in Victoria at 1.877.499.8130 or email at angela.peskett@payworks.ca. Click here for the information sheet.

MAIL/DELIVERY

UPS
Receive 30% off small package shipments within Canada, to the U.S. and to worldwide destinations, 25% off imports into Canada, discounts starting at 75% off freight shipments. Get 10% off printing, packaging, and mailbox rentals at The UPS Store. Click here for more information or call 1-800-MEMBERS (1-800-636-2377).

OFFICE SUPPLIES

STAPLES ADVANTAGE
BC Chamber of Commerce members receive volume pricing and discounts, special group prices for toners and copy paper. Free, next day delivery on orders over $50.00. Check out their website www.staplesadvantage.ca or to sign up contact Brian Misener 1.877.251.4343 or e-mail brian.misener@staples.com.

MARKETING

CONSTANT CONTACT
Discounts of 20 -25% for pre-payment when you sign up with Constant Contact. Tools include email marketing, online surveys, and event marketing. Available to new or existing Constant Contact clients. Visit the website  www.constantcontact.com.

TRAVEL & ACCOMMODATION

ACCENT INNS
Discount rates available. Contact Reservations at 1.800.663.0298. Online bookings www.accentinns.com.

THE CENTURY PLAZA HOTEL & SPA
Discount rates available. Contact Reservations 1.800.663.1818. Online bookings www.century-plaza.com.

EXCLUSIVE WORLDWIDE DISCOUNTS FOR CHAMBER MEMBERS
Chamber members can now receive hotel discounts in Canada and around the world for unlimited business and leisure travel.

The BC Chamber of Commerce member hotel discount program is provided for the exclusive access of our members and their employees. Savings may be as much as 50% and average 10-20% below market rates.

PARK ‘N FLY
Park’N Fly Vancouver offers members 2 free days of airport parking! Also receive Guaranteed Discount Rates of: $14.95/daily, $59.75/weekly, $104.60/monthly (plus taxes) on all future parking stays. For more information, click here. For the Free 2 Day Offer Application form, click here.