Preferred Savings Programs

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Each Florida Institute of CPAs member has access to benefits that offer savings from our partnered vendors. From CPE discounts to office supplies to car rental discounts, just to name a few, our preferred savings program is merely one of the many benefits offered through membership. Would you like to start saving money but are not a member of the FICPA? Join today.

Florida Trend

 
Florida Trend

Check out our member only Affinity benefit! A Florida Trend subscription for only $9 per year!

(Don't worry – if you already have a subscription, yours will be extended for 12 months at the FICPA rate.) Learn more.

Becker CPA Review

 

Image: Becker CPA Review A $300 Discount is available to FICPA Student Members on the purchase of a full CPA review course!

For course information, visit:  www.beckercpa.com
For live course schedules:  Becker Live Course Schedules
To take advantage of the member discount, call Becker at  1-800-868-3900
 
Please identify yourself as an FICPA Student Member and have your membership number available.

CCH

 

CCH a Wolters Kluwer buisiness FICPA and CCH offer members a 25% discount on ALL CCH tax and accounting book titles year-round. Titles include the Master Tax Guide, Florida Guidebook to Taxes, State Tax Handbook, Internal Revenue Code, GAAP Guide and many more. Browse and buy.

Gleim

 
Gleim Knowledge Transfer Systems

Looking for online CPE? Gleim Publications is your professional gateway to online CPE. Plus, FICPA members receive a special 20% discount on professional designation review products, which includes exam review materials and various review courses!

Gleim offers a full line of accounting–related CPE courses. The extensive online self–study CPE programs will enhance your knowledge and help you comply with your continuing education requirements.

Full-time Accounting Educators
Gleim is offering an incredible discount for faculty members who want to take - and PASS - the Florida CPA exam. As a member of the FICPA and a full-time faculty member of a Florida college or university, you qualify for this special offer. Learn More.

Maxx Merchants Services & Exclusive Affiliate Program

 
Maxx Merchant Services

The FICPA and Maxx Merchants have partnered to provide FICPA members two great opportunities for your business and bottom line.

Credit Card Processing and Electronic Payment Services

 

Provide your clients the choice to pay with a credit card. Maxx Merchants will help you provide your clients this essential benefit while keeping your costs at a minimum. This offer applicable to all current FICPA Members so you can:

  • Gain new clients
  • Get paid fast
  • Stand out from your competition

FICPA–Member Exclusive Affiliate Program

 

Through this exciting new Maxx Merchant program, exclusive to FICPA member firms, you can save your clients money while you earn income. The program is simple and can significantly add to your firm's revenue each month.

To find out more about the Credit Card Processing and Electronic Payment Services and/or the Exclusive Affiliate Program, visit the Maxx Merchants' Endorsed Program website exclusively for FICPA Members. or call (877) MAXX–NOW (629-9669).

Office Depot Savers Program

 
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On behalf of FICPA and Office Depot Business Solutions Division, we are proud to bring you Office Depot as a member of the FICPA Corporate Affiliation Program.  Please take a moment to review the outstanding membership benefits provided by Office Depot’s purchasing program for your office supplies, furniture, printing, and technology needs.

As a FICPA member you will be entitled to:

  • 15% less than regular Office Depot website prices (www.officedepot.com) on office consumables
    • Average of 52% off list (excluding business machines and paper)
    • FICPA discounts on all copying & printing, furniture, promotional items, coffee and breakroom supplies, and technology needs
    • 167 item core contract for consumable desktop products (average savings of 80% off list)
    • Pricing will be discounted at the store register with proper account setup
    • If sale price at the store is less than the member price, the member will receive the lower
    • Retail sale promotions or coupons are not accepted
  • Delivery of all stocked items placed before 4 p.m. is next business day
  • No shipping, restocking fees or return charges for any stocked items
  • Multiple billing and reporting solutions
  • The ability to use a credit card of your choice (Visa, Mastercard, AMEX)
  • The ability to order online with our award winning website

There is no charge for participating in this program.  Proper account setup under this cooperative purchasing program is the only responsibility.

Here’s how to take advantage of this great program:

Submit the form and it will automatically be emailed to Office Depot to begin the process to set up your special savings account.  If selecting credit card ordering, someone will call to verify the credit card information.

  • Account setup is within 48 hours when using your own credit card
  • Account setup is within 5-7 business days if you need to have customized direct billing account setup for your office supply purchases
  • With either account setup, you will be sent an Office Depot “Savers Program” notifying you that proper account setup has taken place.

UPS Savings Program

 
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Let the FICPA improve your bottom line with some of the most competitive rates available on shipping services with UPS®.
Enroll in the UPS Savings Program and save up to 36% on a broad portfolio of shipping services, including:

  • Up to 36% on UPS Air letters including UPS Next Day Air®*
  • Up to 32% on UPS Air packages (1 lb.+)*
  • Up to 34% on UPS International imports and exports
  • Up to 24% on UPS Ground shipments
  • Savings begin at 70% on UPS Freight® shipments over 150 lbs.

Whether you need your documents or packages to arrive the next day or are looking for the most affordable shipping option, UPS understands how important reliability, speed and cost are to meeting your business goals and your customers’ needs. With more service options, superior ground-delivery coverage and overnight delivery by 10:30 a.m. to more ZIP Codes than any other carrier, it’s time to put the power of logistics to work for you.

Click here to enroll into the UPS Savings Program.

*Discounts exclude UPS Express Critical® and UPS Next Day Air® Early A.M.®

Earn Cash Back For The Things You Buy Most

 

FICPA MasterCardApply for the Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants BankAmericard Cash Rewards™ Visa Signature® credit card that rewards customers with up to 3% cash back on certain purchases, all while supporting FICPA initiatives. In addition to earning cash back rewards for yourself, use of this card benefits the FICPA at no extra cost to you!

Here are some of the features of the new FICPA BankAmericard Cash Rewards Visa Signature® credit card:

  • 1% cash back on all purchases.
  • 2% cash back on grocery store purchases.
  • 3% on gas station purchases.
  • You can earn the 2% and 3% cash back on gas and grocery purchases up to the first $1,500 in these combined categories per quarter. After that, you will continue to earn 1 percent on these purchases.
  • Rewards are automatic and do not expire. There's no need to register your card or sign up to earn your cash rewards.
  • Get a 10 percent customer bonus when you redeem into a Bank of America® checking or savings account.
  • Chose how you want to receive your cash. Have it deposited into any checking or savings account, credited to your statement or sent directly to you

For information about the rates, fees, other costs and benefits associated with the use of this credit card, or to apply, Click Here and refer to the disclosures accompanying the online credit application. This credit card program is issued and administered by FIA Card Services, N.A. BankAmericard Cash Rewards is a trademark and Bank of America and the Bank of America logo are registered trademarks of Bank of America Corporation. Visa and Visa Signature are registered trademarks of Visa International Service Association, and are used by the issuer pursuant to license from Visa U.S.A. Inc. © 2012 Bank of America Corporation.

Hertz Car Rental Discount

 

FICPA members can enjoy the Hertz difference and save with our Hertz Member Benefit program. Some of the benefits include 10% discount of Hertz daily member benefit rates or Hertz Standard daily, weekend, weekly and monthly rates in the United States.

To use Hertz discounts, go to www.hertz.com and enter the CDP number 421993. For phone reservations, call Hertz at (800) 654-2200.

Automatic Data Processing Services

 

Automatic Data ProcessingThe FICPA and Automatic Data Processing (ADP) have teamed up to offer FICPA members a discount on payroll processing services. FICPA members who enroll as new ADP clients are entitled 10% off payroll processing.

Isn't it time for you to join the thousands of businesses who benefit from ADP's on–time, accurate payrolls and our World Class Service? Enroll today and let ADP save you time and money! In addition, your ADP representative is waiting for the opportunity to deliver courtesy tax information to you.

To receive more information, please call (800) 927-7253 in South Florida; (813) 281-5715 in the Tampa area, or (800) 736-7715 outside of the Tampa area. In addition, you can email Wendy Hellman. Offer applicable only to members who are not currently ADP clients.