$15,000 to be Awarded for “Create Real Impact” -Safe Teen Driving Messages

$15,000 to be Awarded for “Create Real Impact” Safe Teen Driving Messages  No one should experience the tragedy of a distracted driving wreck. Unfortunately, the number of deaths and injuries as result of bad choices behind the wheel continue to rise. That’s why the Create Real Impact contest is so important. Students across the United

Don’t Let Hackers Kidnap Your Data

  Thwart them by keeping your operating system up to date and backing up your files. By Nellie S. Huang   Kiplinger’s interviewed Alan Brill, an expert on cybersecurity at Kroll, a corporate consulting firm. Read excerpts from our interview below. News that the recent ransomware cyberattack targeted hospitals and health care networks causes worries

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Charles County Public Schools Provides an Employee Assistance Program  1.888.993-7650 24 hours a day, Seven days a week   Online tools are available at: Login/Password ccboe                            

When buying a home, it’s important to be ready

NEA Home Financing Program educational series: When buying a home, it’s important to be ready   Through the NEA Home Financing Program, with financing provided by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, NEA members, their parents and children have access to a wide range of home loan options to meet a variety of needs and receive a

9 Ways to Stretch Your Back-to-school Budget

Cut the cost of out-of-pocket classroom expenses with these savvy money saving tips. Shopping for all the things you need to get back to school—books, supplies, clothes and more—can put a serious dent in your budget. For the 2015-2016 school year, educators spent an average of $487 on out-of-pocket classroom supplies, according to the most

Teacher Discounts: Don’t Miss These Top Offers for Educators

We’ve done the legwork; you reap the rewards. From tech to fashion to classroom supplies, cash in on special offers just for you. Looking for great deals and price reductions for educators? We’ve scoured the stores and done the searching for you! Below, find a great selection of educator deals from retailers, service providers and

Making the Transition to Credit Cards with Microchips

Making the Transition to Credit Cards With Microchips Cards with chips are more secure than those involving magnetic stripes. By Lisa Gerstner   Keep an eye on the mail for credit and debit cards that contain a microchip as well as a magnetic stripe. Starting October 1, if a thief uses a counterfeit card to

NEA Personal Loan

NEA Personal Loan, offered in partnership with First National Bank of Omaha, is newly enhanced to cover multiple uses such as debt consolidation, home repair and improvement, special events like weddings and graduation parties, and out-of-pocket medical and dental expenses. [Note: The enhanced NEA Personal Loan Program will be available beginning November 1, 2015.]

NEA Hearing Aid Program

·         NEA Hearing Aid Program, provided through Choice Hearing BenefitsTM, offers NEA members and their immediate families (including parents) the opportunity to save 20% to 50% off the average retail price on high-technology hearing aids, plus provides other member benefits.