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House approves budget with raises, COLAs, extra leave

After a whirlwind week of committee meetings and floor debate, the House passed its budget proposal in the wee hours of Friday morning that includes a 2-percent pay increase and 40 hours of bankable leave for state employees and a 2-percent cost-of-living adjustment for retirees.

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July 24-25, 2015

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Perks Network

PerksCard_Network_Logo.JPGTake advantage of thousands of discounts at local and national businesses through the SEANC PerksCard website! Discounts are available in automotive, beauty, clothing, entertainment, financial services, fitness & wellness, food & dining, health & medical services, contractors, insurance, legal services, event services, real estate services, retail, travel and more. You can also search for discounts specifically in your location.

Purchasing Power

purchasing_power.gifMake your paycheck work for you! Avoid credit cards and credit checks. Don't wait for layaway. Shop online anytime, anywhere. Buy the merchandise you need today and have it delivered to your door within a week.

Take advantage of this special offer to SEANC members through Purchasing Power. Manageable payments are made directly through your paycheck for 12 months. Merchandise includes electronics, appliances, furniture, home & outdoor goods, fitness & recreation gear and much, much more.

Member Discount Contest

Fury rendering_SECU web.jpgAre you looking for a fun family getaway? Then here's your chance!

All you have to do is get active. Recruit the most new businesses between April 1 and May 31 that will offer a discount to SEANC members and win!

What's your prize? A one night at a hotel and four Carowinds tickets! (Winner responsible for own transportation and meals)

 Send completed Member Discount Agreements postmarked by May 31 to SEANC Member Benefits, Attn: Carri Derrick, 1621 Midtown Place, Raleigh, NC 27609

Need Member Discount Agreement forms? Contact Carri Derrick at 800-222-2758 or


Featured Discounts

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The 2015 SEANC & SECU discount theme park tickets are now on sale!

They can be purchased at any SECU branch location.

Get your tickets today for Carowinds, Kings Dominion, Busch Gardens, Wet 'n Wild Emerald Pointe, Jungle Rapids, Myrtle Waves, Dollywood and Tweetsie Railroad!

Don't forget to check park hours for dates and times of operation.

Click here for ticket prices and park information.


N.C. Theatre 2015 One Sensational Season

Theatre.jpgEnjoy a 10-percent discount on single-show tickets for the N.C. Theater’s 2015 One Sensational Season at the Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts (1 E. South St., Raleigh, NC 27601). Log in and click the link below for more information.

Shows left in the 2015 season are:

"The Buddy Holly Story" (July 21-26)

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Before the Beatles or the Stones ever played a note, rock & roll was forever changed by the bespectacled kid from Texas. Buddy tells the true story of Buddy Holly through his short yet spectacular career and features the classic songs ‘That’ll be the Day’, ‘Peggy Sue’ , ‘ The Big Bopper’s’ , Chantilly Lace’, ‘Ritchie Valens’, ‘La Bamba’ plus many more! Watch his story explode onto the stage in a toe-tapping, hand-clapping, extravaganza that will have you 'up and dancing in the aisles’!


An Evening with Michael W. Smith

Sept 13 , 2015

Michael-W.-Smith-21.jpgMichael W. Smith is an acclaimed singer, songwriter, and musician who has sold more than 15 million albums, achieved 28 No. 1 songs, earned three GRAMMY®Awards, one American Music Award, and more than 40 Dove Awards. Most recently, in honor of ASCAP’s 100th Anniversary, Smith, along with Amy Grant, was honored as “a cornerstone of Christian music,” for his groundbreaking career and significant influence on the genre. Throughout his career, the Contemporary Christian Music artist has had the opportunity to sing for several Presidents and national leaders. He actively supports the teen club Rocketown, Compassion International, and Samaritan’s Purse, the ministry headed by Franklin Graham. 

Beauty and the Beast

Sept. 29 - Oct. 4 , 2015

02161_show_portrait_large.jpgDisney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, the smash hit Broadway musical is coming to Charlotte! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of over 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and dazzling production numbers including “Be Our Guest” and the beloved title song. Experience the romance and enchantment of Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST!

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is the classic story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped in a spell placed by an enchantress. If the Beast can learn to love and be loved, the curse will end and he will be transformed to his former self. But time is running out. If the Beast does not learn his lesson soon, he and his household will be doomed for all eternity.


Pippen web.jpg"Pippin" is back for the first time since it thrilled audiences 40 years ago and SEANC members can see it at the Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte at a special discounted price!

This Tony Award winning revival, complete with score by Stephen Schwartz (also of "Godspell" and "Wicked" fame), tells the story of a young prince on a death-defying journey to find meaning in his existence. Will he choose a happy, but simple life? Or will he risk everything for a singular flash of glory?

This offer is good for these performances: 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 19; 8 p.m., Friday, May 22; 2 p.m., Saturday, May 23; and 1 p.m. Sunday, May 24. If you are interested in purchasing 15 or more tickets for another performance May 19-24, contact Group Sales at 704-348-5752. Otherwise, log in and click the link below.

Motown the Musical

motown the musical web.jpgIt began as one man's story and became everyone's music.

Now it's on Broadway and SEANC members can experience it at a special discounted price at the Belk Theater at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte, Sept. 1-6.

"Motown the Musical" is the true American dream story of Motown founder Berry Gordy’s journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Smokey Robinson and many more. Motown shattered barriers, shaped our lives and made us all move to the same beat.

Discounted tickets are available to the following shows: 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 1; 7:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 2; 7:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 3; 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 5; 1:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 6.

Log in and click the link below to order your tickets today.

Dixie's Tupperware Party

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Booth Playhouse

Dixie's Tupperware Party, the hilarious show starring Dixie Longate which turned Off-Broadway into a Tupperware-mania celebration and garnered the prestigious 2008 Drama Desk Award Nomination rolls into the Booth Playhouse for a strictly limited engagement of 24 performances. Written by Kris Andersson, the production is playing Charlotte as part of its 6th smash season on national tour!

Click here to purchase tickets to the July 9 and July 11 shows.


July 14-19 , 2015

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The timeless story. The classic characters. The unforgettable songs.

Featuring the beloved book and score by Tony Award®-winners Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, ANNIE includes such unforgettable songs as “It’s the Hard Knock Life,” “Easy Street,” “I Don’t Need Anything But You,” plus the eternal anthem of optimism, “Tomorrow.”

Dirty Dancing

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DIRTY DANCING – THE CLASSIC STORY ON STAGE is an unprecedented live experience, exploding with heart-pounding music, passionate romance, and sensational dancing.

Seen by millions across the globe, this worldwide smash hit tells the classic story of Baby and Johnny, two fiercely independent young spirits from different worlds who come together in what will be the most challenging and triumphant summer of their lives. Featuring the hit songs, “Hungry Eyes,” “Hey Baby,” “Do you Love Me?” and the heart stopping “(I’ve Had) The Time of My Life. ” London’s Sunday Express says “This crowd-pleasing stage adaptation hits the jackpot!”

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SEANC Members can purchase discounted admission to the Biltmore Estate.

The SEANC discount voucher permits you to purchase Biltmore Estate admission tickets at discount price. To receive the Biltmore voucher, contact Carri Derrick at 800-222-2758 or Send or leave a message stating your full name, address and SEANC ID number and one (1) voucher will be mailed.

Log in and order your tickets online through the link below.

Orlando Vacation

Orlando_Vacation.jpgIt's spring and what better place to celebrate than in sunny Florida where SEANC members can receive exclusive member discounts from the folks at Orlando Vacation!

Go and enjoy the Epcot Flower and Garden Festival. Find discounts right now to Lake Buena Vista Resort inside Disney World. Want more room to spread out? Then book a vacation home only minutes away from Disney World. Purchase a 4-day Disney World Park Hopper Ticket and get a fifth day free!

Just log in and click the link below.



Visit SEANC's Member Purchase store today for discounts on laptops, tablets and more.

Log in and click the link below to access the store, and click on the flyer for information about special Spring sales!


Best Western - Kings Quarters

SEANC members save 15% at Best Western Kings Quarters in Doswell, Va., by using the code found on the flyer below.

WWE Live

SEANC - WWE.jpgPro wrestling returns to Raleigh for one night only May 29th at the PNC Arena! SEANC members can save up to $20 off a ticket to see superstars like John Cena, Daniel Bryan, Kane and more!

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Save 50 percent on tickets to Ripley's Aquarium in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina! Take an adventure that will be remembered forever.

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Don’t miss out on discount tickets to The Carolina Opry - Calvin Gilmore's award-winning production, now in its 29th season. It is the show that has come to define entertainment in Myrtle Beach, SC!

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SEANC members can get great deals on tickets to see world-class entertainment at the Durham Performing Arts Center!

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Get discounted tickets - up to 25 percent off -  to the Alabama Theatre in Myrtle Beach, S.C.!

Vouchers are available for ONE! The New Show through the SEANC office!

To receive your ticket voucher, contact a Member Benefits Specialist at 800-222-5728!

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at Myrtle Beach

SEANC members can save up to $12 off a ticket to see Legends in Concert at Myrtle Beach this summer. The show, celebrating its 30th year, featured the hits from pop stars from the 1950s to today. THIS DEAL IS ONLY AVAILABLE ONLINE. Members will not receive the discount by purchasing tickets at the venue. 

North Carolina Zoo


SEANC members save on visits to the North Carolina Zoo! See lions, tigers and bears (and much more) in Asheboro. Discount does not apply to Fun Package tickets.

Sesame Street Live!


No matter where you're from or where you've been, everyone is special - so join in! Elmo, Grover, Abby Cadabby, and their Sesame Street friends welcome Chamki, Grover's friend from India, to Sesame Street. Together, they explore the universal fun of friendship and celebrate cultural similarities, from singing and dancing, to sharing cookies! Join the fun and make a memory with your friends and family!

Members can buy discounted tickets to the May 29-31 shows at Lawrence Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem.

SEANC members also save $5 per tickets to Sesame Street Live! at PNC Arena. Shows are at 10:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on June 6 and 2 p.m. on June 7.

N.C. Symphony

NC_Symphony.pngGet ready for the North Carolina Symphony's 2014-15 season. With nine series to choose from, plus special holiday concerts, the N.C. Symphony offers a great opportunity for you and your family. Even better for SEANC members is the 35 percent discount offered to select concerts statewide.

NC Theatre 2015-16 Season

NC Theatre logo.jpgDo you love the theater? Then now is the chance to purchase your NC Theatre 2015-16 season tickets at a discounted price! 

Performed at Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts in Downtown Raleigh in partnership with Broadway Series South, the upcoming season will feature shows so popular that they've made it to the big screen and back.

On tap are:

  • Dirty Dancing - Sept 8-13, 2015
  • Into the Woods - Oct. 20-25, 2015
  • Ragtime - Jan. 12-17, 2016
  • Grease - Feb. 9-14, 2016
  • Wit - April 29-May 8, 2016
  • Mary Poppins - July 26-31, 2016

Click here for ticket ordering information.

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Next Getaway with
Choice Hotels

Looking for a place to stay for your next getaway? SEANC members can receive exclusive discounts at Choice hotels, which include Comfort Inn, Comfort Suites and Sleep Inn. You can save 10 percent on your next hotel room! And, if you take two trips, you can also earn a $50 gift card to use on dining, shopping or gas!

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SEANC members enjoy 20% off best available room rates at Great Wolf Lodge in both Concord, N.C. and Williamsburg, Va. Certain restrictions apply.

Park amenities include an 84-degree colossal indoor water park, daily Wolf Walk and Story Time, spacious Northwoods family suites, fantastic specialty-themed restaurants and much more.

Download the pdf below for the coupon code and more information. But be sure that you are logged in with your member ID in order to access it!

Harry & David

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An American tradition for nearly 80 years, Harry & David is the country's leading gourmet gifter, featuring handpicked fresh fruit, homemade treats and hand-packed gift baskets.

Now SEANC members can receive special discounts on a wide variety of Harry & David products, ranging from the company's traditional pear gifts, to its sumptuous bakery gifts and decadent chocolates, to its unbeatable gift baskets and gift towers.

Be sure to log in and then check out the link below, featuring ALL NEW ITEMS!

AAA Carolinas

SEANC members receive $10 off first time enrollment. If already an AAA member, you can receive $10 off gift memberships for family and friends.

BJs-wholesale_logo.jpgBJ's Warehouse Club

Join or Renew your BJ's membership. $10 off the $50 annual membership fee. Two additional months of membership free. This offer is not available online or at any BJ's Club location.

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Visit Sonic Drive-In restaurants at participating locations across the state and enjoy 10 percent off your bill thanks to your SEANC membership!

Visit for store locations.


Car.jpgAvis and Budget Car Rental Services

Enjoy traveling but don't want to use your own car? Having car trouble and need to find a temporary replacement? Use your SEANC discount to save on Avis and Budget car rentals.

Office Depot

office_Depot.pngSEANC members enjoy exclusive 5-15 percent off program pricing that deeply discounts Office Depot’s already low prices. Members can also enjoy special discounts on copies and printing. Members must fill out form below and take it to an Office Depot location to receive the discount. 

Sam's Club


Sam's Club vouchers will expire on
May 31 and cannot be used after May 31!

SEANC members can now enjoy membership rewards at Sam's Club in all North Carolina locations.

- Receive a $25 Sam's Club gift card when you join or renew as a Sam's Plus Member

- Receive a $10 Sam's Club gift card when you join or renew as a Sam's Business or Sam's Savings Member

Vouchers are available through SEANC.
Contact Carri Derrick at 1-800-222-2758 or

Click here to find a Sam's Club near you.

Charlotte-Concord Sea Life Aquarium

Sea-Life-Charlotte-Concord_for_web.jpgImmerse yourself in Sea Life's newest aquarium on Concord Mills Boulevard. The newest addition to the world's largest aquarium brand allows visitors to view marine life up close and in habitats that carefully mimic those found in nature. It's a truly unique and magical experience.

Georgia Aquarium

GA_Aquarium_for_web.jpgWith more than 60 exhibits and more than 10 million gallons of water, the Georgia Aquarium in Atlanta is one of the world's largest. It is an entertaining, intriguing and educational experience for children and adults alike. To learn more about the Georgia Aquarium and all it has to offer, click here

T-Mobile Advantage Program

t_mobile_logo_for_web.jpgSEANC members are qualified for a special bonus offer through the T-Mobile Advantage Program. PLUS: no annual service contract, early termination fee reimbursement, and upgrades whenever you want.