Member Benefit Programs

 

For additional information on each program, please click on the corresponding logo.

 

Chamber Plan_copyChambers of Commerce Group Insurance

A Chamber of Commerce Group Insurance Plan can help you find the ideal balance of cost, coverage and flexibility for your business. With many features built in to every policy, the Chambers Plan is a simple, stable and smart choice for you group benefit needs.


Group Insurance for Farms and Ranches

When Chambers Plan first took shape, small businesses including farms and ranches had a tough time getting group benefits. Chambers Plan filled that gap. Today, there are still few alternatives in the marketplace for farms and ranchers.


Karen Murray Ag Services_2017_06Seed Discounts

As an AG Proud AGvocate, Karen Murray Ag Services would like to offer a 5% discount on forage seeds to fellow Chamber Members. With a degree in agriculture and as a Certified Crop Advisor Karen has the skill to listen to what you need and the knowledge to create unique blends for each location and requirement.


Untitled-1_copy4Member 2 Member Discount Program

The M2M Discount Program is an excellent way for member businesses to advertise their products and services to over 760 businesses and their over 14,000 employees. The M2M discount program is two-fold, great exposure for businesses who offer a discount, and great for businesses and their employees to take advantage of.

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Business After 5 & Network B4 Nine

Are Medicine Hat’s premier networking events developed to create an atmosphere where the host can market their goods and services and members can network with other Chamber members and guests. Available only to Chamber members to host, but open to potential members to attend, this event is a great way to network with other business professionals in the community.

 

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New Member Welcome Profile

All new members will have their business profile highlighted on the Chamber's social media feeds. This includes Facebook ,Twitter, our blog, and the e-newsletter which goes out to more than 4100 subscribers. This profile also includes a 150-200 word write up along with your logo.

 

Untitled-1_copy5Free Business Directory

Members can utilize the Chamber’s website by adding information to their business directory listing, which can include pictures, videos, logos, business description and more. This is a great tool for members that do not have a website as it is a great way of directing traffic to your business. Members can also post job postings, events, RFP's and Hot Deals for FREE to the website.

Untitled-1_copy7Banner Advertising

The Chamber offers banner advertising on our website. Banner advertisements are available to Chamber members only and will be placed on three website pages (a premium page, standard page and your primary category page) and your choice of top or bottom placement on our newsletter. By bundling both e‐newsletter and website banner options together you’ll save an additional 10% off already reduced rates!
The VoiceE-Newsletter Advertising

The Voice is a weekly newsletter publication of the Medicine Hat & District Chamber of Commerce. Composed with our members in mind, it is distributed electronically to businesses, professionals and individuals primarily based in SE Alberta, as well as municipal, provincial and federal governments. Members receive significant discounts off the cost of advertising and the Chamber also profiles
all it's new members.

Untitled-1Highway Cluster Signs

Highway Cluster Signs, also known as logo signs, are used to identify services using company logos or business names to indicate upcoming services along the highway, and within the community. Cluster signs are effective in providing this information 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Chamber members receive a significant discount to advertise on these signs located along Highway 1 and Highway 3.

Untitled-1_copy41Trade Shows

The Chamber of Commerce facilitates trade shows twice a year, at the end of October and the beginning of March. With thousands of consumers visiting the shows over the course of three days our trade shows provide an incredible opportunity to gain exposure for your business, demonstrations and sell products and showcase your services. All Chamber members receive 10% off the price of trade show booths.

Live on location grand openingGrand Opening Package

 The Chamber has prepared a Grand Opening Package which includes a press release done by the Chamber, event planning tools, a list of dignitaries, media and government officials you may wish to invite. Also available is use of our giant ceremonial scissors. This Grand Opening Package is free to all members. Also  an option is having an on-location live broadcast from CJCY for only $700 (Regular cost is $1400).
boardroomFree Boardroom Space

Chamber members are encouraged to use the boardroom located at the Chamber offices for free at any time. Members are able to access the Boardroom day or night by key access and need only call the Chamber office to ask for availability. The Chamber Boardroom is equipped with seating for 12 comfortably, projector and screen, telephone with conferencing ability, Wi‐Fi, water and coffee maker.

Untitled-1_copy23Document Certification Services

Our Chamber certifies documents required in the sale of goods and services to foreign countries and this certification is recognized by overseas customs officials, foreign governments and international businesses. This service is free of charge for our members. If other export‐related documents such as Visa applications are required, or documents need to be sent electronically, members receive a discount on certification through TradeCert and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce.

Untitled-1_copy24Chamber Credibility

Raise your reputation by supporting business’s in Medicine Hat and the surrounding area. Show your credibility with our window decal, certificate and the use of our exclusive web badge on your website.




Untitled-1_copy25Rock 105.3 Members Only Offer

Your business will be included in 21 x 30 second commercial messages during the week in the Reach Plan Rotation. Total value of this airtime is $861; Chamber members receive this airtime for only $299!




Untitled-1_copy26Members Only Radio Advertising

Take advantage of exclusive discounted rates on radio advertising with 102.1 CJCY and save up to 30% on multi-week campaigns. Or participate in the 'Medicine Hat & District Chamber of Commerce Feature' for only $299 (Regular value: $630!).


chat and my96Members Only Package with My 96 & Chat 94.5 (July and August offer only)

Consist of 21x30 commercial units to be scheduled equally between 5:30am and 8:00pm – Monday to Sunday – 3 per day (Sunday 10am-5pm). Added bonus: 21x30 second commercial units – Midnight-5:30am a $252 value FREE with the purchase of the package. Also includes creative writing and voicing at no extra charge. Total retail value is $1,155 per station, for Chamber Members ONLY $472.

Pattison LogoPrint Advertising Discount with MH News

Own the streets of Medicine Hat with Pattison Outdoor! Save 50% off or more on transit signs, bus shelters & horizontal billboards. Advertising contracts from only 4 weeks to 1 year. Savings starting at $900 up to $2650! Also as an added bonus; if 52 weeks are purchased, production costs are covered for 3 creative changes within the 1 year time.


Medicine-Hat-Mall_copyPrint Advertising Discount with MH News

The monthly Chamber Page in the Medicine Hat News is featured the 4th Thursday of every month and advertising on this page is exclusive to Chamber members. The regular price of a 2x2 ad would be $252.64/insertion; however Chamber members can receive the same size ad for a savings of over $200. Additionally, Chamber members receive an exclusive discount on advertising on the Business Beat page every Wednesday.


CFDiscounted Self Employment Training Sessions

Members receive 20% off self-employment training courses through the Community Futures Entre‐Corp Self Employment Training program. Courses include legal and financial matters, marketing & research and management skills.



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Members Only Offer on Signage and Vehicle Wraps

Medicine Hat & District Chamber members receive exclusive discounts of $250 off on vehicle wraps and a 25% discount toward the production of new store front signage (to a maximum of $250). Speedpro Medicine Hat has been a top 10 Speedpro location in Canada for more than 21 years, and they look forward to the opportunity to work with all of their fellow members.


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Digital Marketing Packages

Gaslamp Village Media Inc. is offering a savings up to $750 on digital marketing packages. Beginning with a Starter Web package which includes a mobile responsive, semi-custom design, 5 standard pages, CMS framework, contact form, full technical support & many more features. Also available to Chamber members are discounted SEO packages which include improve search rankings, google analytics, detailed SEO plan & more!
Untitled-1_copy4Mavericks Sponsorship Packages & Season Tickets

Join the Medicine Hat Mavericks for their 2017 season and receive 20% off season tickets for Chamber members or member employee. Additionally, all Chamber members who sponsor the Mavericks receive 15% off list price (sponsorships of $500 or more).



Untitled-1_copyPurchasing Connections Bulletin

MERX, Alberta Purchasing Connections and the City of Medicine Hat provide easy, affordable access to billions of dollars in contracting opportunities with the federal government and participating provincial and municipal governments. At the Chamber of Commerce we provide you a weekly Purchasing Connections bulletin (on request) to keep you informed of the opportunities available.



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BrokerLink Group Insurance Program

BrokerLink offers preferred rates on both home and auto insurance, and now also offers Chamber members reduced rates on corporate insurance as well. Employees can qualify for an additional 15% discount when you bundle your home and auto insurance into one convenient policy, and receive preferred pricing for corporate insurance.

constant-ContactConstant Contact Email Marketing

Constant Contact®, Inc. helps small businesses, associations, and nonprofits connect with their customers, clients, and members. As a leader in its email marketing, online survey and event marketing tools Constant Contact also boasts one of the highest email deliverability rates available. As a Chamber member, you can receive up to a 25% discount on Constant Contact's Email Marketing to help you stay in touch with your customers.
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Untitled-2_copy10Cypress Insurance Ltd Member Discount

RSA and Cypress Insurance Ltd are excited to offer huge savings on home and car insurance for Medicine Hat & District Chamber of Commerce members. Business owners will receive up to a 30% discount on home and auto insurance and employees of the member business will receive up to a 25% discount on the same.

Untitled-2_copy11Johnson Inc Home & Auto Insurance Program

Johnson Inc offers Chamber members discounted Home and Auto insurance. In addition to exceptional coverage and premiums, Johnson Inc. also offers 1 Air Mile for every $20 in premium. Quotes available by telephone 1-800-563-0677, or visit www.Johnson.ca/chamber to access rate information.


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Through insurance provider Johnson Inc, you have access to industry-leading insurance products and services including Pets Plus Us - a new pet insurance offering being made available at a preferred 5% discount to Chamber members.  Additionally Pets Plus Us offers simplified claims, AIR MILES reward miles, access to valuable products and services like PetLynx lost-pet services and the Pet Poison Helpline. You can learn more by visiting their website or calling 1-855-835-7387 and using offer code CCOC to obtain your discount,
 

ATB_copyATB Financial Merchant Discount Rates

For a limited time, enjoy a special price break on our Business Banking Package when you sign up for ATB Merchant Solutions. Rates starting at 1.55%, no set up fees for your merchant accounts, unlimited Business Banking account for $30/month (regular price $60/month), and no annual fee on an ATB business MasterCard for one year.

Untitled-1_copy36First Data Merchant Processing Services

First Data will confidently “Meet or Beat” any offer in the marketplace ow they will pay the business a $1000 pre-paid MasterCard. If you have a cancellation fee with another merchant, they will pay your balance!

Versa PayExclusive VersaPay Credit & Debit Rates for Members

VersaPay is pleased to offer Chamber members preferential rates on Visa, MasterCardm and Interac merchant processsing. Combined with 24/7 support and training, no hidden fees or surcharges, VersaPay solutions are tailored to any size business. Chamber Merchants receive; Visa and MasterCard 1.49% + $0.10 per transaction under $100 ATS, Interac $0.04 per transaction, $34.99/month for high speed terminal.

ADP_copy1Payroll and HR Solutions Preferred Pricing

Let ADP help you focus on your people, not your paperwork. We know it's not always easy to run a business. Let us help you comply with complex, ever-changing payroll rules and regulations. Payroll solutions for your small business; fast/simple professional tools, direct deposit to the employees' bank accounts, employees can access their pay statement and tax forms online. HR best practices, REO filing and more are only a phone call away.
essoFleet Fuel Discount

Whether you have a small sales force or a large fleet of service vehicles, the Esso Business Card Program gives you exceptional fuel savings, powerful and easy -to-use fuel management tools and broad acceptance at nearly 1,800 Esso Stations in Canada..


Untitled-1_copy34Purolator Discount Program

As a member of the Chamber of Commerce you gain access to the shipping services and experience of Purolator, where you will enjoy preferential pricing through a volume discount program. The Purolator volume discount program can save you up to 30% every time you use their services including Purolator Express and Purolator Ground suite of services.

UPSSave Big with the UPS® Members Benefit Program

Members can now save 40% on UPS® shipping services. Take advantage of exclusive discounts on UPS® Small Package shipments, Brokerage and Freight shipments. Whether you send one package a week or 50, you save right from the start. No minimums. No hassle.


Untitled-1_copy37ADTEL On-Hold Info Pacs

Chamber members receive a 12% discount off regular Adtel rate subscriptions and will now receive an additional 3% discount if they include a Chamber message on their telephone hold program. Adtel is North America’s foremost production company specializing in music and messages for telephone hold. The Adtel sales force, creative copywriters, voice talents & production engineers work together to ensure a quality product and quick professional service.