Maine Association of Retirees

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Members get:

  • Advocacy before the legislature concerning matters affecting Maine Retirees
  • Membership in an organization who's only concern is protecting the rights and benefits of Maine Retirees - NO affiliation with a union - NON-political
  • Quarterly newsletters with information useful to its members

Additional Benefits

  • Free Notary Public services
  • Free faxing, shredding and photocopying service

Note: We are always looking for potential new benefits for you. We are only looking for benefits that would improve the quality of life for MAR members. Costs and ensuring quality of products/services for our members are important considerations when deciding which benefits will be sponsored by MAR.

MAR Benefits

As a member of MAR, you are entitled to a number of benefits. We are always working to find additional benefits for MAR members - so check back here often!

Current benefits include:

Diane Ford

Acupuncture Center

Diane is offering MAR members a 10% discount on your acupuncture treatment or on a workshop on “Preparing For Surgery And Healing Faster” by Peggy Huddleston and given by Diane Ford. This discount is available by appointment only. You must book your appointment with Diane by calling 207-783-2016 (Lewiston) or 207-729-4555 (Brunswick). Present your MAR membership card to get your discount!

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Les Stevens

Atlantic Investment Advisors

The benefits provided to MAR members by Atlantic Investment Advisors include:

  • A special MAR Hotline – 1-800-294-3751
  • Long-Term Care Insurance Discounts
  • Free Financial Newsletters
  • Educational Workshops
  • No Cost Portfolio Review & Advice
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Autusta Florist

118 Mt Vernon Avenue
Augusta, ME 04330

Augusta-Waterville Florist and Formal Wear
Voted Greater Augusta's Best Florist!

MAR members will receive 10% off all cut flowers and arrangements. In store purchases only. You must present your MAR membership at the time of purchase.

Basics Fitness Center

Basics Fitness Center is located across from the airport at 380 Western Avenue in South Portland conveniently located near exit 46 on interstate 95 and exit 3 on 295 and is a full-service fitness center offering a knowledgeable, friendly, and supportive staff. Our facility is clean and inviting and at Basics all classes are included in your membership. Call us at 774-3536 or stop in for a tour to learn more about how to get started.

Sign up for an auto billing membership and show your MAR membership card and we’ll waive the enrollment fee saving you $49.00!

We offer the following health and wellness services at our location:

  • Personal Training
  • Group Fitness Classes
  • Lisa Prince, Weight Loss Specialist
  • Massage Therapy

For more information contact Matthew Marston at Basics Fitness Center (207) 774-3536

Beltone Hearing Centers

The benefits provided to MAR members by Beltone Hearing Aid Centers include:

  • 50 dollars off our lowest price for any hearing aid
  • Free batteries for the life of their warranty
  • Lifetime Aftercare for patient hearing aids
  • Free in-home testing (No obligation)
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Endless Vacation Rentals

MAR is pleased to announce our new partnership with Endless Vacation Rentals!.

Endless Vacation Rentals® is part of the Wyndham Worldwide family of brands, one of the largest and most trusted names in hospitality across the globe. Endless Vacation Rentals makes it easy, convenient and affordable to search for and book resort vacations by providing access to more than 200,000 resort rentals in desirable destinations in nearly 100 countries.

Now, exclusively for MAR members!
Check out the special deals

Want to be up on the latest deals and savings?
Sign up today!

CIGNA logo

The member dental benefit provides for high quality dental care for MAR members who enroll, at a reasonable cost. By keeping the cost of dental coverage down and the quality of services high, MAR members can keep on smiling!

This benefit also provides additional benefits at no additional cost to at-risk patients such as greater frequency of cleanings, and periodontal maintenance (4 times in a 12 month period). There is also a Vision Discount Program available as part of your benefit. It is available free to all benefit subscribers and their dependents.

You can receive up to 35% off eyewear at participating Optometrists, Opthamologists, Opticians, and Optical Retailers nationwide.

Click here for more information.


The Cross Insurance Center is happy to provide an exclusive offer to MAR members for multiple events and shows at the venue in Bangor, ME. Offer includes discounted tickets (where applicable), ability to purchase tickets before the general public, and early notification of shows (where applicable). Click the links below to see what events are coming to the Cross Insurance Center!

Cross Insurance Center Promotional Code Offers

Maine Bullriders Association Rodeo!

D. R. Struck Landscape Nursery - 2215 US Route 202, Winthrop ME 04364 - (207)395-4112
Present your MAR membership card and receive 10% off plants in our Garden Center/Nursery and gifts in our Home & Garden Gift Shop.

Wellness Center

Membership in the Eastside Wellness Center and the Bangor Wellness Center
Now, as State of Maine retirees, you can continue your fitness programs into retirement or, with a more flexible retirement schedule, begin a program at the Bangor or Augusta Wellness Centers. Such a program will keep you healthy and fit to enjoy your retirements. Spouses are also eligible for membership. Both retirees and spouses must present their insurance card showing the state seal at the time of registration to verify eligibility.
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Great Scott Audiology

Hearing Aids with Great Scott Audiology

  • 10% off any new Hearing aid purchase (Minimum $100 to maximum $300 per aid)
  • Maine based business
  • Free Batteries for life w/ purchase
  • Free annual screening
  • Lifetime clean and checks for aids purchased through Great Scott Audiology
  • Free 1-Year membership to Hearing Loss Association of America Magazine w/ hearing aid purchase
  • Free telephone consultation with Licensed Audiologist or Hearing Aid Specialist
  • Code: MEAOFR2017
Great Scott Audiology & Hearing AidsM
3 Horton Place
Topsham, ME 04086

Hampton Inn Bath

Hampton Inn - Bath
Discount Available from 4/1/2017 through 4/30/2018

Discounted Guestroom Rate:

$119.00 April 1, 2017 - May 31, 2017
$169.00/$189.00 June 1, 2017 – October 31, 2017
$119.00 November 1, 2017 – April 30, 2018

These rates may not be available at certain times due to availability. In these instances, you will be given the best available room rate for that date.

Click here to Book a reservation!

Wellness Center

Membership in the Eastside Wellness Center and the Bangor Wellness Center
Now, as State of Maine retirees, you can continue your fitness programs into retirement or, with a more flexible retirement schedule, begin a program at the Bangor or Augusta Wellness Centers. Such a program will keep you healthy and fit to enjoy your retirements. Spouses are also eligible for membership. Both retirees and spouses must present their insurance card showing the state seal at the time of registration to verify eligibility.
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IIS Financial

IIS Financial Servies
IIS Financial Services offers comprehensive and tailored financial planning. We specialize in working with retired individuals, small businesses owners, public school, municipalities, and state employees. Each client that works with us receives a full comprehensive financial analysis that is essential in meeting your short and long term goals. Benefits for MAR Members includes:

  • Access to Financial Advisors who specialize in working with Retired Teachers and State of Maine Employees
  • Complementary Comprehensive Financial Consultation and Portfolio Review/Analysis
  • Periodic Educational Seminars
  • Retirement Planning (Income & Distribution Analysis)
  • Estate Planning
  • Full Comprehensive Financial Planning

Carl Hanson & David Hanson
Partners, Financial Advisors
Office Phone: (207) 761-4733
Hours: M-F 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Orlando Discounts

Orlando Discounts

Looking to plan a vacation? Now MAR members can save Up to 35% on your Orlando Vacation! Orlando Employee Discounts offers Exclusive Pricing on Hotels & Vacation Homes in or nearby Disney World and Universal Studios Orlando as well as on Tickets for Disney World, Universal Studios Orlando, Sea World, and All Orlando Area Theme Parks and Attractions!
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Everlast Electrolysis

Everlast Electrolysis

Chelcie Shappy of Ever Last Electrolysis in Hermon will provide permanent hair removal to our members and will give you $5.00 off each visit. Electrolysis can be performed on all skin and hair types. Present your MAR membership card to receive the $5.00 off.

Fabian Oil

Fabian Oil

Fabian Oil will provide MAR members with an additional 3 cents off their Gold Standard Pricing! You must be credit approved and on auto delivery to get the additional discount. Propane customers will be quoted on an individual basis, depending on usage. Go to their web site for more information on their service area! Call Randy Nolan today at (207)441-1912 to get signed up!

Kennebec Valley YMCA

Kennebec Valley YMCA
Have you been thinking of joining the KVYMCA? Want to save some money? Join today to start saving money and getting fit! Fill out a membership application and bring to the front desk with your MAR membership card! MAR members will receive an additional 10% off the normal monthly bank draft rate when you sign up for automatic payments!

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Central Maine YWCA

The Central Maine YWCA located at 130 East Avenue in Lewiston is pleased to provide 15% off the cost of membership and/or class fees to MAR members! Just show your MAR membership card to get the discount. (Pool parties and child care not included in this discount)

Maine Senior College

MAR members receive reimbursement for up to $15 of their membership registration cost when signing up to attend courses throughout Maine from Maine’s Senior College System. View Details

Maine Seniors Magazine

MAR members can purchase an annual subscription of the Maine Seniors magazine at a special rate of $19.95 or you can purchase two annual subscriptions at reduced rate of $24.95. To get your subscription, send your check payable to Maine Seniors to the address below. Just write MAR in memo section of your check or send them a note stating that you are a MAR member.

Maine Seniors Magazine
87 Hillside Avenue
Bangor, ME 04401

The Major's Furniture & Appliance

The Major's Furniture & Appliance MAR members will receive 10% off on furniture and bedding over $399.

Liberty Mutual

Liberty Mutual has partnered with the Maine Association of Retirees to offer members exclusive savings on quality auto and home insurance. You could enjoy valuable and unique benefits, including Better Car Replacement, Accident Forgiveness, Home Protector Plus, and our Multi-Policy Discount*
Call 800-981-2372 or visit Liberty Mutual to learn more or get a free quote.

*Discounts and savings are available where state laws and regulations allow, and may vary by state. To the extent permitted by law, applicants are individually underwritten; not all applicants may qualify. Details

Pat's Pizza

Pat's Pizza in Augusta Restaurant Discount - 15% off total bill (excluding alcoholic beverages) at Pat's Pizza, 292 State Street, Augusta from Sunday through Thursday only. MAR members must show their membership card when they place their order.

Sam's Club

MAR Member Benefits Courtesy of SAM's Club effective 3/2/2017

Western View Golf Club

Western View Golf Club Present your MAR membership card and golf 9 holes for the 2014 season Tues.-Friday before 2:00 p.m. for $8 – cart rental not included in this price.