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Union Plus Sponsors $20,000 Student Loan Contest

Union Plus Sponsors $20,000 Student Loan Contest

In its continuing mission to find new ways to serve union members and their families, Union Plus is sponsoring a contest to help three winners pay off a portion of their student loan debt. The Grand Prize winner will receive $10,000 toward their student loan obligations, while there also will be two $5,000 prizes for runners-up.  The contest also will give way other prizes, including courses, consultations and books provided by the Princeton Review.

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Take a Made-in-America Vacation

What could be more “Made in America” than a good old USA summer vacation that’s union made, too? Here are some tips from Union Plus.

 

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Made in America: Pet Treats and Products

Want to give your dog a bone? Give Fido one made in America by union workers who make Milk-Bone. Members of Bakery, Confectionery, Tobacco Workers and Grain Millers (BCTGM) Local 36G and Machinists (IAM) Local 330 in Buffalo, N.Y., produce a variety of sizes, flavors and biscuits, including Flavor Snacks, Healthy Favorites, Soft and Chewy Dog Snacks and other assorted Milk-Bone-branded dog treats.

 

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Quench Your Thirst with a Union-Made-in-America Brew

Quench Your Thirst with a Union-Made-in-America Brew

Like the song says, “Summer’s here and the time is right for dancing in the streets.” Then you can cool off with a made in America and union-brewed cold beer. There’s a wide range of union-made beers to please any palate, from the ubiquitous Bud Light from Anheuser-Busch to the hard to find Talon Double IPA from Mendocino Brewing Co. to organic brews from Butte Creek Brewing and the classic “Land of Sky Blue Waters” Hamm’s from Miller/Coors.

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Learn Your Way to Earning Your Way: Free Student Debt Webinar for Union Families from Union Plus

Learn Your Way to Earning Your Way: Free Student Debt Webinar for Union Families from Union Plus

College is all about options: Economics or art history? Debate club or newspaper? Pepperoni or extra cheese? But after graduation, with average student debt nearing almost $30,000, your financial options as a college grad may be limited. For students in a difficult job market, paychecks strangled by loan payments restrict plans for financial independence, car purchases, and home ownership.

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5 Reasons to Visit the Union Plus Travel Center

5 Reasons to Visit the Union Plus Travel Center

Planning a summer vacation? Here are five good reasons to use the Union Plus Travel Center. You can spend less to enjoy more.

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Five Myths that Keep You from Getting a Better Credit Card

Five Myths that Keep You from Getting a Better Credit Card

You’re not happy, but you are afraid to leave. You wonder if there is anything better out there but you don't have the energy to look.

No, we’re not talking about a relationship or a job here. We're talking about your credit card. It’s very common to hold onto a credit card for years, even if it’s not serving you well anymore.

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Union Plus Pet Insurance Gives Union Member Peace of Mind, and a Healthy Kitty

Union Plus Pet Insurance Gives Union Member Peace of Mind, and a Healthy Kitty

When Erin Radford’s husband, Johnny Bailey, saw a news story on television about pet insurance, his ears perked up. Soon, their cat, Boogey, perked up, as well.

“The story talked about people with pets that got illnesses, and the family couldn’t come up with the money for the operation,” Radford said. “So, the family had to figure out how to pay for it or have the pet put to sleep. My husband sort of freaked out and said, ‘We have to get pet insurance.’”

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Celebrate Mother's Day with 25% Off from Union Plus and Teleflora

Celebrate Mother's Day with 25% Off from Union Plus and Teleflora

With only a few days left until Mother’s Day (Sunday, May 11), it's time to move on picking out a gift for mom.

Union members can pick the perfect way to appreciate mom with more than 60 flower arrangements and a 25% discount with Union Plus and Teleflora. All of the Mother's Day bouquets are hand-arranged and hand-delivered by a local florist.

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Spread the Love: Let Your Union Friends Know About AT&T Savings and Win Prizes

Spread the Love: Let Your Union Friends Know About AT&T Savings and Win Prizes

Union members and retirees can save 15% on select monthly voice service and select data plans with AT&T Wireless and Union Plus. They also can qualify for up to $250 in rebates when they switch from another carrier or upgrade to a new smartphone. You already may know about these savings, but do your union friends?

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