All former or retired employees who have worked in an educational institution and their spouses, in addition to those who are within five years of retiring, are eligible for active membership in the Retired Educators Association of Massachusetts. The privilege of voting and holding office is reserved members with active membership status. Annual dues are $35 per year or a 3-year membership is available for $95. Membership is valid for one calendar year starting on the first on the month. Don’t delay – join online today! A membership application is available here for US Mail payments.
Associate Membership is available to any active teacher who is within 5 years of retirement or future beneficiary of the Massachusetts Teachers Retirement System. This is an electronic subscription to all of REAM’s publications as well as full benefits rights to services provided by our business partners. An Associate Membership is $10 per year.
Nonagenarians are honorary members of the Association. We are honored to have them as members, no payment is required for active members once they have reached the age of 90.
For more information or to get a question answered, or apply for membership, call (508) 624-0233 or email the office.
We look forward to having you join with your colleagues in working to protect and improve the interests of retirees and senior citizens.
REAM offers many direct benefits to its members which include discounts on goods and service including home, car and long-term care insurance; healthcare services and travel and leisure opportunities. Below are brief descriptions of some of the benefits available to our members. More specific information can be obtained by contacting the REAM office or the benefit sponsor directly.
- BENCHMARK SENIOR LIVING
- BOSTON HILL ADVISORS
- EMERGENCY ASSISTANCE+
- HEAR IN AMERICA
- MUTUAL OF OMAHA GUARANTEED ACCEPTANCE WHOLE LIFE INSURANCE
- NEEDHAM FINANCIAL
- PROFESSIONAL INSURANCE SERVICES, INC (PISI)
- Home Systems Protection Plan by TrustedPlace
- TRAVELERS INSURANCE
Find out more about these benefits here.
REAM has recreational travel opportunities for members to enjoy. Information related to such events are posted as they are made available. Please refer all inquiries regarding the trips to the appropriate contact. Travel insurance is available for most trips, inquire if interested. REAM members are welcome to travel with friends or relatives and the discount rate would be extended to everyone in the party!
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