Notice from CTA Member Benefits Department
With the COVID-19 situation changing rapidly, CTA has been carefully evaluating schools, events and CTA offices. CTA leaders have been meeting regularly to evaluate this complex issue. In cooperation with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the decision to close CTA Member Benefits Department has been made until further notice. CTA will continue to service members through online resources and endorsed partners.
Automatic Insurance Benefits
Educators Employment Liability (EEL) - Policy Q&A, Certificate of Insurance, Claim Form and Extended Medical & Related Arts Endorsement is available at www.cta.org/legal (CTA member login required)
Death & Dismemberment Plan - To register or update your beneficiary(ies), visit www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/dd (CTA member login required). To report a death of an active CTA member, email email@example.com with:
- CTA Member Name
- Member ID Number (if available)
- Member School District or Local Chapter
- Date of Death
- Cause of Death
- Name of Spouse, Children, Parents and/or Siblings (if available)
- Person Filing the Claim (Claimant)
- Relationship to Deceased
- Phone Number
- Mailing Address
NEA Complimentary Life Insurance - To register or update beneficiary(ies), request a Summary Plan Description or to file a claim, contact NEA Member Benefits at (800) 637-4636 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Disaster Relief Fund - Check available grants and qualification details before submitting a Application for Grant. Application and substantiation of your losses can be sent to CTA Member Benefits Department, 1705 Murchison Drive, Burlingame, CA 94010, fax to (650) 552-5014 or email to email@example.com.
Voluntary Insurance Programs
Disability Insurance Plan - To apply or file a claim online, visit www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/disability (CTA member login required). Member Enrollment Booklet can also be printed and application may be mailed or faxed to the contact information on top of the application. If you experience a login issue or unable to file a claim online, call (800) 522-0406 to request to file a claim over the phone or request a paper form.
Life Insurance Plan - For questions or to file a claim, call (800) 522-0406.
Auto & Home Insurance Program - To request a quote or file a claim, call (800) 800-9410.
Discounts and Travel Services
Access Travel and Entertainment Ticket Discounts - To obtain discounts, purchase tickets or book hotels, visit www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/access (CTA member login required). CTA Access to Savings is available via a smartphone app. For new users, Download My Deals Mobile, click on SETUP ACCOUNT and enter Program ID 200449 (10-digit CTA ID number may be requested). To check prices or if you have issues with any discounts or purchases, simply call (888) 818-5217.
Vision Discount Program for CTA/NEA-Retired - Discounts are available through the VSP network doctor who provided an eye exam within the last 12 months and a 10-digit NEA/CTA-Retired membership number must be presented at the time of visit.
CTA Rental Car Program - Enterprise Rent-A-Car provides members a flat rate as low as $33.00 a day, regardless of location, when prices are high. Visit www.enterprise.com or call (800) RENT-A-CAR and provide your account number, NACA068.
When rental car prices are low, be sure to check out CTA Access to Savings at www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/access and www.neamb.com/travel.
Credit Union Services - For credit union services, visit www.providentcu.org/cta or call (800) 632-4600.
Credit Card Services - For questions, call (888) 758-7946 or apply at www.CTAMemberBenefits.org/cc (login is not required to apply).
CTA Retirement Savings Plan - This is the only 403(b) plan endorsed by your union and CTA.
- To enroll, visit enroll.ctaretirementplan.org. For enrollment, exchange or rollover assistance, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call (916) 235-9800 (5AM – 5PM, M-F).
- A free review of your current 403(b) plan is available to CTA members at review.ctaretirementplan.org.
- To view existing CTA Retirement Savings Plan account information, visit www.CTAretirementplan.org (separate login required). For existing account assistance or information, call (855) 621-4179 (5AM – 5PM, M-F).
- To start, stop or change contributions, request a loan or withdrawal, or view other district 403(b) plan information, contact your school district's Third Party Administrator (TPA). To locate your TPA's contact information, website and Salary Reduction Agreement (SRA), visit www.403bCompare.com (click FIND EMPLOYER).
Please contact the CTA Member Benefits Department at email@example.com.
CTAMemberBenefits.org Website Login or Sign Up Issues
Your first and last name along with your address must match what was provided to your local chapter and CTA. If the system is unable to match you, please try using your previous address(es) and other variations of your first and/or last name. If a message appears that an account already exists or email is already in use, please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request your Username and reset Password. You will need to provide your full name and 10-digit CTA ID number in the email.