Through UOVCC membership with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce, our members can enjoy the benefits of a collective Chamber Group Insurance Plan. More than 30,000 small to medium-sized businesses choose the Chambers Plan to protect their employees with comprehensive group benefits, including Health and Dental insurance, making it Canada’s #1 employee benefits plan for small businesses. As a not-for-profit program—all surpluses stay in the Plan and help lower premiums.
The Chamber group benefits plan is a perfect solution for small and medium businesses that want to offer group benefits for their employees. This program is uniquely offered by Chamber organization members.
Group Benefits include Group Health; Group Life Insurance; Dental Coverage; Disability Insurance; Critical Illness Insurance.
Elavon is the innovative, secure, and global partner for your payment processing needs, whether you do business online, mobile, or in-person.
Elavon offers flexible payment solutions structured to give you the opportunity for greater growth and profitability. We provide some of the fastest funding in the industry, so you can better manage cash flow and your business operations. Not only that, members who take advantage of Elavon’s payment solutions will receive our preferred pricing.
Whether your business needs a simple way or a sophisticated solution to accept payments, we can help you find the right tool so you can focus on running your business. Contact your local Chamber of Commerce or Board of Trade to learn about the options available to meet your unique business needs and take advantage of your members-only discounted pricing.
Learn how Elavon can work for your business by contacting them today.
Rogers for Business
Rogers for Business offers special pricing to Canadian Chamber of Commerce members and affiliate members on Rogers for Business products and services.
These include mobile phones and plans, the internet, cloud computing and services, and a host of business productivity tools. The Rogers for Business introductory offer through the Canadian Chamber provides mobile plans with unlimited data to share among team members and a subscription for Microsoft 365 at a single price you won’t find advertised anywhere in Canada.
Enjoy discounted rates on shipping within North America and worldwide using carriers such as CanPar, UPS, FedEx. Find out how your business can enjoy these discounts by contacting FreightCOM today!
If you are a Chamber member and want to take advantage of a reduction in gas rates at ESSO and MOBILE station locations be sure to use this program. Save 3.5 cents per litre with the ESSO Business Card Program.
Anova Energy has partnered with the Canadian Chamber of Commerce to extend services to Chamber members and their affiliates, seeking to cut their carbon emissions, whether they are looking to become more sustainable or to meet their obligations under federal or provincial emissions regulations.
Want to learn more about this program? Go to the Anova Energy website.
Want to set your business up to participate in the Anova Energy program? Please email the Canadian Chamber of Commerce Business Concierge service at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Get the things you need without using money? BarterPay® is an organized bartering platform that helps businesses across Canada get the things they need without cash transactions. Instead, they can negotiate to pay for those things using their own goods & services!
As a business owner keeping your cash liquid is important and this service gets your goods and services to a broader audience.
Find out if the BarterPay platform is beneficial for your business by completing the online portal intake review.
Meridian Credit Union
Meridian is proud to offer Chamber Members an exclusive banking offer that reduces costs and provides access to our wide array of solutions for businesses of all sizes.
With 75 years of banking history and over $26.6 billion in assets under management, Meridian is Ontario’s largest and Canada’s second-largest credit union. Every day, Meridian delivers a full range of financial services to 370,000 Members digitally, over the phone, and through a network of 89 branches.
The Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce is a member of the Constant Contact Chamber Program.
Our Chamber members can receive an exclusive 25% discount so that they can use Constant Contact to boost their bottom lines for less.
Are you already a user of Constant Contact? No problem. You can move your account under the Chamber banner and qualify to receive a 25% discount. Call 1-866-289-2101 and discuss with account representatives your desire to move under the Chamber of Commerce account. You will need to provide them with your account representative and claim which Chamber you are a member of. You can also email these specifics to email@example.com.
myFM is offering 10% to any existing or new Chamber Members for renewing or taking a Chamber membership. The offer is valid from Jan 1, 2022 – March 31, 2022. Does not include myFM annual one-day sale.
The partnership of this incentive is redeemed by a Chamber member following payment of membership – ask us for your member code and then connect with myFM 104.9 to redeem the discount.
As a member of the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce, not only do you get a listing on our website directory, you are also listed in the newly created Shop Ottawa Valley site.
This site was created with financial support from the Ontario Chamber of Commerce and highlights members’ businesses from not only the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber, but Renfrew and Arnprior as well. Collectively, our small businesses have a greater voice and are better positioned to support one another.
Western Financial Group offers a group discount to the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce through Definity Insurance Company (previously Economical). This discount can be applied to any member of the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce. Both owners and staff of all businesses who are members of the Chamber qualify. All personal lines policies placed with Definity can receive up to a 15% discount, which can work out to substantial savings on their renewals annually.
Contact Western Financial Group for a quote on your home, seasonal, auto, and recreational vehicles and discuss the Chamber discount with one of our representatives. Call 613-735-1046.
Workplace Safety and Prevention Services
As a member of the Upper Ottawa Valley Chamber of Commerce, your business can use the resources, webinars and even get preferred rates for session training with the Small Business Centre program through Workplace Safety and Prevention Services (WSPS). Health and Safety measures and training and required for all businesses and employees. Work with the team at WSPS to ensure compliance.
Resources include things like WHMIS, training staff on hazardous materials management, COVID protocols in the workplace, equipment, safety plans, employee representatives and their roles, mental health and workplace violence and harassment and more.