Features of Membership
Membership opportunities that save you money.
PHCC has a number of cost-saving programs, available only to PHCC members, which can make a remarkable difference in your bottom line and help you maintain your competitive edge – on business services you use every day.
Download a list of our Member Features here.
PHCC Legal Services Plan
With the PHCC Legal Services Plan, PHCC members can discuss and identify legal problems and resolve general questions and concerns quickly through convenient access to specialized and qualified legal counsel (Members receive one (1) consultation per month by phone or one (1) office conference at no charge).
Dunlevey, Mahan & Furry / email@example.com / 937-223-6003
PHCC works with Speedway to provide our members higher fuel rebates than you could earn on your own. Depending upon the size of your fleet, you could save thousands each year plus 15% off any Valvoline Instant Oil Change service.
Chris Nash / 937-863-6991 / mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Group rating enables PHCC members to receive as much money as possible from the BWC maximum discount to a smaller percentage for companies with claims. Members receive discounts by pooling their individual experiences with the experience of other employers in the PHCC group (Available to contractors and associates of any size).
Shane Castle / email@example.com / 614-917-8641
Click here to view the NEW Group Rating Safety Accountability letter from the BWC (2016/2017)
National Purchasing Partners
Since 2007 thousands of PHC contractors have partnered with NPP to receive discount pricing on several products and services. NPP negotiates the rates, and makes them available to construction companies throughout the country. This program is entirely free, and there is no obligation to purchase.
Rachel Frazier / Rachael.Frazier@vmmc.org / 206-515-5214
Nicholas Sievers / Nicholas.Sievers@vmmc.org / 206-515-5206
To access the savings, register at www.mynpp.com
-Corporate Discount- 22% off all calling plans $34.99 & higher and free activation
-Employee Discount – 18% off calling plans $34.99 and higher
-Select Accessory Discount – 35% (corporate) and 25% (employee/family)
-$20 unlimited data plan on 3G corporate lines (variable discounts on phones)
Verizon Eligibility Requirements: Each Member must be a construction company, heavy highway, concrete, remodeling company or other trade craftsman (e.g. a subcontractor such as a plumbing contractor whose primary trade is within the construction industry).
Sutton Leasing is a National Fleet leasing company that handles all makes and models, imports and domestic, and is recognized by all manufacturers for all dealer incentives and rebates. PHCC members receive unmatched vehicle pricing through volume discounts, any make or model, competitive interest rates, flexible funding options and credit approval and disposal services to maximize resale value of ownership.
Mark Francis / firstname.lastname@example.org / www.suttonleasing.com / 954-481-8750
Federated offers insurance protection products and services to meet virtually all the business and personal insurance needs of business owners including: Property, Auto, Liability, Umbrella, Group health, Life, Disability income, and Annuities, Risk management services, Annual Client Review program, Claims services and Business succession and estate planning (Not all programs available in Ohio)
Scott Cloutier (South of I-70) 513-939-5284 / Rich Katsaras (North of I-70) 330-314-3964
Members get exclusive 5% off program pricing; 15-30% off ink, copy paper, toner; Program discounts apply to orders placed online, by phone, by fax, or in any Office Depot retail store.
Paulina Hayden / Paulina.Sztylka@officedepot.com /www.officedepot.com / 312.404.0558
Jeremy Manion / Jeremy.Manion@officedepot.com / www.officedepot.com / 312-208-7469
Members get 10% off base answering service rates. PHCC is proud to be working with Central Messaging, a 24-hour/7 day a week answering service with over 20 years of experience. All operators are extremely professional, courteous and well trained.
TJ Levine / email@example.com / www.centralmessaging.net / 866-409-8561
PHCC is here to help you develop and implement a quality safety program for your company and your employees. Members can sign up for PHCC’s Safety Lessons by visiting www.phccohio.org (All PHCC Safety Lessons are complimentary).
PHCC / www.phccohio.org / 800-686-7422
PHCC License Bond Program
The PHCC License Bond Program is underwritten by Federated Insurance with the guidance and support of PHCC. Members are able to purchase plumbing, HVAC, sewer and water bonds at a discounted cost for all municipalities in which they work. All PHCC members who qualify may participate even if they do not carry Federated Insurance.
PHCC / www.phccohio.org / 800-686-7422
IC System is one of the largest receivables management companies in the U.S. They meet PHCC members’ needs through a variety of resources and innovative technologies and can provide tailor-made solutions.
800-379-6520 / AssociationRelations@icsystem.com / www.icsystem.com
WorldPay credit card processing and merchant services could save PHCC members 5%-40% on processing fees. After an initial review, Perry Pokrandt will recommend a program that best fits your needs. Perry and WorldPay will help you lower your costs and generate more revenue.
Perry Pokrandt / Perry.Pokrandt@WorldPay.us / www.worldpay.us / 715-272-1246
The Game Has Changed . . . How Changes in the Credit Card Processing Industry Put You at Risk
Did you know…If you haven’t upgraded to EMV terminals for face-to-face transactions, you will be liable for a good portion of the charge-backs that banks were previously absorbing. Your liability starts when you swipe a chip card. If there is fraud or related activity, or simply the inclination of the homeowner to contest your charges on a swiped chip card, you — not the bank — will be liable.
Click here to continue reading the full article from our rep Perry Pokrandt with Worldpay, where an actual contractor was recently hit with a $42,000 charge-back. This article provides helpful information for protecting your business when accepting credit card payments.