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Old 11-20-2007, 09:22 PM
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Their dues seem a little steep to me? I wonder if it would pay off in the long run. Here is a link to their home page.
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What would you say they have to offer you? What has interested you so far in joining their organization?
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Interesting site.... I would join myself if I thought it would be a MAJOR benefit, but I can't see paying for something like that right now in my business life. Maybe later, though... Site said you get certification study materials and fees at a major discount... fuel discounts... $ off convention tickets... I mean, there's a lot of good stuff in there...

But my MAJOR question is, why do you have to pay different rates depending on how much your business makes a year? Why should that matter? The lowest rate is $299... why make Multi-Million dollar companies pay any more than that?
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If these trade groups could offer you a chance to buy health care insurance at a group rate discount. Then they might have something to offer.
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...yeah... and general liability insurance, too... that would be awesome!
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That's another great point. I do wonder why they don't offer this.
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