New programs added to Member Benefits lineup

first_imgNew programs added to Member Benefits lineup May 15, 2011 Regular News New programs added to Member Benefits lineupcenter_img Insurance for medical transport while on vacation or traveling, discounts for shopping on Sears online for home or office, and a discount on trust accounting software for attorneys have been approved as new parts of the Bar’s Member Benefits Program.Board member Brian Burgoon, chair of the Member Benefits Committee, presented the three new programs at the Board of Governors meeting in Orlando.He said that the Software Technology, Inc., Tabs3 trust accounting software would be available to Bar members for $99 instead of the normal $175 price. The reduction in price would allow for a single user and five timekeeper installations.Users could also purchase an annual maintenance program, which includes unlimited telephone support, software upgrades, and user newsletters for $80 annually.MedJet will offer, Burgoon said, a 16 to 18 percent discount on annual or multi-year policies and up to a 10 percent discount on shorter term policies for Florida Bar members. The company provides medical evacuations both internationally and domestically for policyholders.The Sears Commercial Marketplace provides online shopping for both Sears and Kmart and provides both office and domestic products. Discounts for Bar members will range between 5 and 50 percent and will average on 10 percent on most goods and an additional 5 percent on sale items, he said.The board approved adding all three services to the Member Benefits program.last_img read more