New Program Solves the Member Benefit - Affinity Program Quandry

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Trade Associations, Alumni Associations, Franchisors, Non Profits and Chambers of Commerce now have a comprehensive, turnkey, outsource solution for their member affinity program quandary. Long considered a necessary yet non core / poor ROI distraction, affinity programs (member discount offerings) can now be offered by these groups with little effort. This one stop member benefit offering provides a full array of business products and services which assist group members save time and money on their day to day operating expenses. The member savings program can be branded to the individual group, creating addition member value, member retention and a non dues revenue stream without the hassle of supplier management, marketing and member communications.

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These discounts are available from well known business suppliers such as ADP, Staples, DHL/Express 1, Royal Bank of Scotland, Sprint / Nextel and PODS. With the aggregated purchasing of our individual members and our group partners, we are able to gain significant purchasing power for the best deals possible.

Membership based groups such as Trade Associations , Chambers of Commerce , Alumni Groups , Franchisors and Non Profit Organizations now have a new way to provide a comprehensive member benefit - affinity program to their members. TSG Buying Group Inc. dba Member Savings Program (MSP) is offering a complete outsourced member savings program which assists group members save money on their day-to-day business expenses. Since 2002, MSP has maximized business purchasing power for thirteen membership based groups, representing over 16,000 member companies.

"With the MSP, group members will get discounts on everything from credit card processing and shipping to office supplies, payroll and tax credit processing, just to name a few," said MSP President, Mark Schiavone. “These discounts are available from well known business suppliers such as ADP, Staples, DHL/Express 1, Royal Bank of Scotland, Sprint / Nextel and PODS. With the aggregated purchasing of our individual members and our group partners, we are able to gain significant purchasing power for the best deals possible.”

Schiavone added “many membership based organizations see Affinity Programs as an unfortunate yet necessary distraction from their core mission. The return on staff time invested is usually very disappointing and it takes away from their true focus. With MSP, the Member Savings / Affinity Programs can now be outsourced with one point of contact, increased vendor negotiating leverage as well as an increased non dues revenue opportunity."

For further information on the Member Savings Program, contact Mark Schiavone at mark @ membersavings.org (941) 330-8050 or on the web at http://www.membersavings.org

About TSG Buying Group Inc:
TSG Buying Group Inc. dba Member Savings Program (MSP) offers customizable one stop shop affinity programs to Trade Associations and other member based groups. TSG brings collective buying power to group members, achieving savings and value added services for firms of all sizes. TBG'S suppliers include Staples Office Supplies, Sprint / Nextel Wireless, ADP Payroll, DHL/Express 1, MESCA Freight Services, PODS, Assurant Health Plans as well as many other national suppliers. Member employees are also eligible for many consumer savings opportunities. TSG's profile is available online at http://www.tsgbuyinggroup.com.

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