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Professional Opportunities and Discounted Services for SPJ Members

These benefits add value to your SPJ membership! Simply inform the following vendors that you are part of the Society of Professional Journalists and receive these special offers.

Life insurance, accident insurance and identity theft protection through MetLife
Individual financial services benefits offered to SPJ members
Discounted AP Stylebook
Car Rental Discounts

Life insurance, accident insurance and identity theft protection through MetLife

As a member of SPJ, you now have access to affordable solutions for you and your family from MetLife.

Part of improving and protecting journalism means protecting those who do our vital work. That's why SPJ works with MetLife to offer you discounted products* and services for life insurance and online identity theft protection. Whether you freelance or are looking to augment your employer's offerings, take a few minutes to check out this members-only benefit.

*Product features and availability vary by state. Visit this page for more details.

Individual financial services benefits offered to SPJ members

The Society of Professional Journalists is committed to providing its members with quality benefits. In addition to training, resources and other valuable benefits, SPJ is now offering access to insurance and financial planning services through an Indianapolis-based financial services firm and consultants Harry W. Riley, III and David N. Brown.

Active SPJ members are entitled to free quotes for coverage and access to the following products:

– Life Insurance
– Disability Income Coverage
– Long Term Care Insurance
– Retirement Solutions
– Liability Coverage, also called Errors & Omissions (E&O) coverage

In addition, SPJ members may request a complimentary consultation for retirement planning, basic and comprehensive financial planning, business planning and more. Find more details and meet your SPJ benefits team here.

Discounted AP Stylebook

SPJ wants to offer something exclusively to our members — a discount on something journalists love so much. That's right, SPJ has partnered with the Associated Press to offer you a 20 percent discount on an AP Stylebook Online subscription.

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