CTA Member Benefits Articles

May 2019

Protect your paycheck with CTA-endorsed Disability Insurance

Did you know:

  • Most educators aren’t eligible for state disability coverage.
  • More than 25% of today’s 20-year olds will become disabled during their career.
  • Disability Insurance pays you, where health insurance pays your doctor.
  • Disability Insurance replaces a portion of your daily income if you’re unable to work due to illness, injury, pregnancy or childbirth.

Learn more
Visit CTAMemberBenefits.org/Disability to learn about:

  • CTA-endorsed Disability Insurance
  • New Student Loan Benefit and Cancer Benefit
  • How you can get CTA-endorsed Disability Insurance

October 2018

New Benefits Exclusively for CTA Members
CTA is always looking for ways to enhance their member benefits. CTA understands the emotional and financial burden members may experience due to outstanding student loans or being out of work on a disability claim due to a Cancer diagnosis. That’s why CTA created and is providing the Student Loan Benefit and Cancer Benefit for CTA members. These benefits will be available at no additional cost to Members enrolled in the CTA-endorsed Voluntary Disability Insurance plans from Standard Insurance Company (The Standard). MORE

California Casualty’s $7,500 School Lounge Makeover is Back
Serving CTA since 1951, California Casualty knows the importance of a designated space where instructors and school staff can take time to relax, recharge and share with their colleagues. Your school could join these California schools that have received a makeover: Warner Middle School in Westminster, Sunnydale Elementary School in Lancaster, Gilbert High School in Anaheim, and Madrid Middle School in El Monte. California educators can transform their school lounge by simply entering for a $7,500 School Lounge Makeover at www.NewSchoolLounge.com/CTA. All staff members can enter to increase their school’s chances of being picked.

The deadline to enter is July 12, 2019. A winner will be announced later that month.

Founded in 1914, California Casualty has partnered with CTA to provide members auto and home insurance tailored to their professional needs since 1951. To learn more, or to request an auto insurance quote, please visit www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/calcas, or call 1.800.800.9410. MORE

September 2018

+ Savings with CTA Member Benefits and Access to Savings

Access to Savings loves helping CTA members save. It works closely with merchants nationwide to create exclusive discounts from top brands you can’t get anywhere else. With over 350,000 deals at local and national merchants, Access offers savings of up to 50 percent on shopping, dining, travel, auto, entertainment and recreation, health and beauty, home and garden, and more.

Its network of value-packed deals is easy to search, find and redeem via the CTA Access to Savings website and My Deals Mobile app. Simply visit CTAMemberBenefits.org/Access and log in to begin enjoying your discounts.

Style for You & Your Family 
With the school year in full swing, Access has you covered from head to toe. You’ll find great deals on shoes, apparel and accessories.

Classroom Essentials 
Find everything you need from paper to arts and crafts, teacher supplies, electronics and more.

Eating Out, Grocery Shopping 
Be sure to use Access to indulge in delicious deals and scrumptious savings. From your favorite local café to popular national chains, there is something for every palate. You can also save on groceries using their grocery coupons for the days you want to pack a lunch.

To learn more about your CTA Member Benefits and the Access to Savings discounts, go to www.CTAMemberBenefits.org or www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/Access.MORE

Protection For Your Loved Ones, Peace of Mind For You

Life Insurance is a key part of any financial plan. And making sure you have enough Life Insurance during your working years is a critical part of protecting your loved ones. The CTA-endorsed Term Life Insurance Plan from Standard Insurance Company (The Standard) is designed to help CTA members start new coverage or supplement your existing Life Insurance. The plan was created to help you get the coverage you need and the peace of mind you deserve.

Have Questions? 
Learn more and watch a short video at CTAMemberBenefits.org/TheStandard. If you’re not sure which coverages you have with The Standard, or would like more information about our Life or Disability Insurance, simply call our dedicated CTA Customer Service Department at 800.522.0406 (TTY) 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Pacific Time, Monday through Friday, or emailctaservice@standard.comMORE