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SEANC Files SEC Whistleblower Complaint Over Potential Pay to Play By Treasurer Janet Cowell & Erskine Bowles

The State Employees Association of North Carolina today announced the filing of a complaint with the Securities and Exchange Commission’s Office of the Whistleblower for possible breaches of the SEC’s “pay-to-play” rule involving State Treasurer Janet Cowell, former White House Chief of Staff Erskine Bowles and his wife, JP Morgan Board of Directors member Crandall Bowles.

“This is the type of abuse we were afraid we would find when we investigated the fees associated with our retirement system,” said SEANC Executive Director Dana Cope. “We won’t stand for our members’ retirement security and hard-earned money being used as a bargaining chip in a political game.”

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31st Annual SEANC Convention

31st Annual SEANC Convention

September 4-6, 2014

Koury Convention Center

Greensboro

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Programs

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.


Featured Discounts

Water Country USA Discount Tickets

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hot summer? Then whether you like slipping down thrilling slides (both large and small), relaxing by the pool or on a lazy river or watching an amazing dive show, there's something for the whole family at Water Country USA.

water_country_4.jpgWith ride names like Aquazoid, Big Daddy Falls, Jet Scream, Malibu Pipeline, Meltdown, Wild Thang, Nitro Racer, Rampage, Vanish Point, Rock 'n' Roll Island, Hubba Hubba Highway, Surfer's Bay Wave Pool, and the brand-new Colossal Curl, as well as Cow-A-Bunga, H2O UFO and Kritter Korral for the kiddies, you know you're going to have a good time.

And now SEANC members can purchase special discount tickets either online or through the SEANC office.

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Once again SEANC and the State Employees' Credit Union (SECU) are offering discount theme park tickets to eight exciting locations: Busch Gardens, Carowinds, Kings Dominion, Wet 'n Wild Emerald Pointe, Jungle Rapids, Myrtle Waves, Dollywood and Tweetsie Railroad.

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SEANC Members can purchase discounted admission to the Biltmore Estate.

Between now and Sept. 1, youth ages 10 to 16 are admitted free with a paying adult, and members have the option of purchasing two days of admission for the price of one. However, you must purchase your tickets online from the link below, seven days in advance, to receceive this exclusive two-day offer. Discounted single-day tickets are still available online or with a voucher presented at the gate.

1) 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 cderrick@seanc.org. Send or leave a message stating your full name, address and SEANC ID number and one (1) voucher will be mailed.

2) Tickets may be ordered online through the link below.

Orlando Vacation

 Orlando_Vacation.jpgThinking about Orlando? Then let OrlandoVacation.com help you do your back-to-school shopping at Universal's new Diagon Alley while staying at Emerald Island or Holiday Inn Universal Studios!

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Dell

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

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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.

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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 discount tickets to the Alabama Theatre in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina! Vouchers are available for the upcoming production ONE The New Show.

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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. 

Disney on Ice: "Frozen"

disney_frozen_on_ice_for_web.jpgDisney on Ice presents "Frozen"! Don't miss this opportunity to dazzle your children and grandchildren as this live-action cast whisks you away to the wintery world of Arendelle where you will be dazzled by amazing special effects and astonishing ice skating. Sing and dance to all your favorite songs, including "Let it Go," with your favorite characters Elsa, Anna, Olaf, Kristoff and Sven.

Best of all, SEANC members can take advantage of prime seats at discounted prices at two locations - the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro and the RBC Center in Raleigh. But order now because these tickets are going fast and are limited.

At the Greensboro Coliseum, Dec. 3-7, discount prices are $22.78.
At the RBC Center, Dec. 11-14, discount prices range from $16 to $30.

North Carolina Zoo

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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.

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SEANC members enjoy 15% off best available room rates at Great Wolf Lodge. Certain restrictions apply.

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!

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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!


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.

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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 http://www.sonicdrivein.com/ for store locations.

 

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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

Sams-Club-Logo_for_web.jpgSEANC 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 cderrick@seanc.org.

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


N.C. Theatre 

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).

Shows are:

  • "A Chorus Line" (Oct. 14-19)
  • "Nice Work if You Can Get It" (Jan. 20-25)
  • "Billy Elliot" (Feb. 10-15)
  • "Peter and the Starcatcher" (March 10-15)
  • "Next to Normal" (May 1-10)
  • "The Buddy Holly Story" (July 21-26)

Click here for more on each of these exciting shows!


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.

Log in and click the link below for more information and to order tickets.

"ONCE - The Musical"

Once_Show_for_web.jpgWinner of eight 2012 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, "ONCE - The Musical" is truly an original Broadway experience, and it's coming to the Belk Theater at Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte, Sept. 30 through Oct. 5. SEANC members can purchase discount tickets using the below link for shows on Tuesday, Sept. 30, Thursday, Oct. 2, and Sunday, Oct. 5

Featuring an impressive ensemble of actors/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, "ONCE" tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman takes a sudden interest in his haunting love songs. As their chemistry grows more intense, his music soars to powerful new heights, but their connection turns out to be deeper and more complex than imagined. Emotionally captivating and theatrically breathtaking, "ONCE" draws you in from the very first note and never lets go.

Rodgers + Hammerstein's "Cinderella"

CD-Cinderella_web.jpgRodgers + Hammerstein's "Cinderella" is the Tony Award-winning Broadway musical is coming to the Belk Theater at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center in Charlotte, Nov. 4-9. SEANC members can purchase discounted tickets through the below link for shows on Wednesday, Nov. 5 and Thursday, Nov. 6.

Rodgers + Hammerstein's "Cinderella" is a contemporary take on a classic tale. Let Cinderella's magical pumpkin, glass slipper, the masked ball and more, including some surprising new twists, transport you to your childhood as you enjoy this hiliarious and romantic Broadway experience.

"Sister Act"

sister_act_web.jpgOn Dec. 1, at the Belk Theater at the Blumenthal Performing Arts Center, "Sister Act" will be on stage for one night only! SEANC members, purchase your discount tickets from the link below.

You know the story - Deloris Van Cartier, a wannabe diva whose life takes a surprising turn when she witnesses a crime and the police hide her in a convent. Come enjoy this feel-amazing musical comedy smash that the New York Post calls "ridiculously fun!"

Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial_Williamsburg.gifStep back in time and experience firsthand what it was like to live during the 18th century, as the United State of America was being founded. In Colonial Williamsburg's 301-acre Historic Area are hundreds of restored, reconstructed and historically furnished buildings. Costumed interpreters tell the stories of the men and women of the 18th century city and the challenges they faced as they helped build their state and their country. In this historic place, the future can learn from the past.

Best of all? SEANC members can save up to $10 off per ticket to historic Colonial Williamsburg!

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.