Join BFAAM

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BFAAM provides members with a wide range of benefits and resources:

  • Advocacy — Representation in Lansing to ensure that Michigan lawmakers, regulators and policy leaders are made aware of the concerns and issues that affect the alarm industry.
  • Education — NICET, Code Update courses, Apprenticeship Program, Licensing webinars, etc.
  • Conferences — Featuring nationally known professionals in all aspects of security such as legal topics, false alarms, new products, legislative updates. 
  • Voting — Membership in BFAAM gives your company a vote in the direction of our industry.
  • Newsletters — Published semi-annually and highlights current events and informative articles.
  • Consultation — Ability to discuss pertinent issues with the state’s leading alarm dealers.
  • Networking — Catching up with your peers provides invaluable insights into the subtleties of our industry.
  • Membership Certificate ­— given each year to paid members.
  • Code of Ethics
  • Model False Alarm Ordinance — to help resolve false alarm issue.
  • Group Purchasing Discounts – A full range of services and programs to meet your company, employee and personal needs with the goal to help you and your company to continue to be successful and profitable. Below is an outline of the discounted benefit programs.

Please click here to download a copy of the BFAAM Membership application.

Group Purchasing Discounts

 

Insurance Program

Beckwith Financial Group offers complete insurance coverage and financial planning services. From personal lines to life, health, commercial and everything in between, Beckwith Financial Group can help any BFAAM member with your insurance needs. Simply visit us online or contact Beckwith Financial Group at 844.368.6554.

 

 

 

Credit Card Processing Services

Our program options include: 1.00% qualified rate for Visa, MasterCard and Discover or Interchange Plus. American Express offers their latest program called Opt Blue. Receive Next Day funding of your deposits, free desktop terminal; Gateway/ Virtual Terminal. We are also pleased to announce new, exciting, and secure Mobile Solutions as well. All solutions are EMV and PCI compliant. ZERO start up fees to enroll and MORE. For more information visit quantussolutions.com or call 800.698.5150.

   
 

Accounting & Tax Services

We are focused on getting the lowest possible tax liability for you, and we assure the result is in alignment with your individualized goals. As an BFAAM member, you receive our 2 times guarantee on tax planning; meaning whatever fee is paid, you receive double the fee in returned tax savings. Also, if you hire us for ongoing administration services, such as tax preparation and bookkeeping, you will receive a 10% discount on those services for life. Contact Valley Oak at 844.368.6554.

   
  Debt Collection

TekCollect programs include custom verbal and written contracts, electronic database skip tracing, credit bureau reporting, plus optional advanced recovery efforts for hard-to-collect accounts. Our service is securely web-based, with access to every collection effort plus real-time reports. And every effort is designed to preserve the integrity of your customer relationships. Our fees are typically less than 10%. Best of all, results are guaranteed! Contact Lance Rhutasel at lrhutasel@tekcollect.com or call 314.308.6853 ext. 1411.

   
  Financial Planning

Gasaway Investment Advisors, Inc. is an investment advisory firm with a unique expertise in working with small and medium sized companies on qualified retirement plans for their employees. Our team of experienced professionals will work with your company’s leaders to develop a plan that is tailored to meet your company’s goals and then periodically review the plan to meet the needs of your company. This benefit provides discounted third party administration fees. Contact us at 844.368.6554.

   
  Health Insurance Program

Our agency has put together a team of Insurance, Human Resources and Technology professionals to provide our clients with the necessary resources to survive in today’s world of Employee Benefits. Our background, education, knowledge and experience puts us in a unique position to suggest solutions that are proven to work. Contact Vantage Pointe today at 844.368.6554.

   
  Mortgage Lending

Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc., the Smithville Ohio division, is a licensed lender in 49 states. Our division is a full service operation with all aspects of the loan process handled by our staff. Thus eliminating the loan package distribution to other locations for final approval. Through this benefit, you will receive a $1,250 discount on your closing costs. Contact Primary Residential Mortgage at 844.368.6554.