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Additional Benefits

Core Benefits

To learn more about the core benefits of NACO membership please visitng the 'Join NACO' page.

NACO membership provides:

  • Individual representation
  • Collective bargaining
  • Professional and legal advice
  • Employment and contract advice
  • Career development and training

 

Additional Benefits for NACO Members

In addition to receiving the best possible representation from their union, all NACO members are eligible for a range of discounted services and products from our partners. Whether you're looking to reduce your utility bills, need legal advice, or simply want to pay less for shopping with other co-operative businesses.

We've listed your benefits below; and if you think there's something we're missing get in touch and help us provide an even better service:

 

Legal Advice from Thompsons

If a workplace issues escalates NACO's full time officials will work with Thompsons to ensure you're getting the best possible advice. Thompsons provide more than just employment advice and NACO members can obtain personal legal assistance too.

Thomspons' services include:

  • Will Writing Service
  • Personal Injury (no-fee)
  • Conveyancing
  • 1/2 hour free legal advice on any issue, both to members and their families.

For more information about Legal Advice please contact Thompsons on 0844 499 6053.

 

Financial Advice from Co-operative Wealth

Co-operative Wealth offer an open and honest independent financial advice.

Co-operative Wealth will donate 10% of any initial fees to NACO’s chosen charity of the year when you accept any advice from ourselves.
 
For a comprehensive range of their services then please visit the Co-operative Wealth website at www.wealth.coop or call 01332 554587.
 

 

Savings & Loans from The Co-operative Credit Union

NACO, in partnership with The Co-operative Credit Union, offers a credit union serviceto NACO members. The credit union offers simple ways to save and competitive loan products making it easier to pay for life’s little extras.

All credit union products and services are available on the web making it straightforward to join, save and borrow.

For more information contact their friendly, well trained team or visit their website at co-operativecreditunion.coop

 

Tax Advice from TWD Accountants

Established 10 years ago, TWD Accountants specialise in low cost, fixed fee tax services.

In most cases there is no need for face to face meetings, which helps maintain lower costs and avoids the need for hourly charges usually associated with traditional high street accountants. TWD offer all NACO members a reduced cost service. Click here for more details

Tax Return service– £110 Inc VATinstead of £125 Inc VAT - SAVE 15%

Tax Review service- £60 Inc VATinstead of £70 Inc VAT - SAVE 12% 

 

 

Independent Energy Advice from Union Energy

NACO, in partnership with Union Energy, provide an independent energy advice service. Union Energy are not linked to any energy provider, they simply maintain a current price list for all major energy providers to ensure you're getting the best possible deal. For more details, take a look at their website here, or call 0800 094 9039.

 

 

Phone & Broadband from The Phone Co-op 10% DISCOUNT

As the UK's only co-operative provider of telecom services, the Phone Co-op is a great choice for line rental, calls, broadband, and even mobile. NACO members receive a 10% discount on all services! To find out more about the services they offer and how to switch, click here.

 

 

Website Development & Marketing from 3 Mules Co-op 20% / 25% DISCOUNT

3 Mules is the worker co-operative in Manchester that developed naco.coop. They provide digital consultancy, web design & development, and a range of online marketing services.

NACO members receive a 20% discount, and co-operative organisations a 25% discount on all services.

To talk to 3 Mules about your online presence visit their website.

 

 

Ethical Shopping and Publications from New Internationalist 10% DISCOUNT

As a workers co-operative operating for over 30 years the New Internationalist is pleased to offer NACO members a 10% discount on all sales made from its on-line shop. The shop contains the full range of New Internationalist publications plus numerous ethical gifts and useful household items sourced from around the world.

The items at New Internationalist are either fairly-traded, made from recycled materials or use alternative energy sources. It’s easy.  Apply for your membership discount codes with NACO then just place your order. Keep a look out for special offers! - visit the New Internationalist website by clicking here

 

 

Consumer Advice and Information from Ethical Consumer 14 months for 12

The UK's leading alternative consumer magazine, published 6 times a year. Available as a paper copy delivered to your door or as a digital download. Download a sample issue.

Ethical Consumer's mission is to make global businesses more sustainable through consumer pressure.

The co-operative research company behaviour, and record this information against 23 ethical criteria.

The analysis is then presented, through a print magazine and extensive website, via a convenient ratings format - from here you have the option to look deeper at comprehensive, independent, and totally transparent data.  Apply for your membership discount codes with NACO
 

 

Guilt Free Shopping with The FairTraders Cooperative 10% DISCOUNT

The Fair Traders Co-operative is a community-owned co-operative aiming to support disadvantaged producers around the world by supplying high quality, fairly traded goods via its Holmfirth shop and online store.

Discover a world of exquisite, ethically sourced gifts, clothing, jewellery, food, drinks, toys, stationary, well-being products and home wares in the shop with a difference, making a difference... every item stocked has been assessed for its impact on people, livelihoods and the planet, so you can rest assured that each purchase you make is doing good in the world.

FairTraders offer NACO members a 10% discount on all products purchased via the online store at www.thefairtraderscooperative.co.uk  Apply for your membership discount codes with NACO
 

 

 

Ethical Fashion from Ethics Girls 20% DISCOUNT

Ethics Girls is for ladies that love to shop, and care about where it comes from.

You'll love Ethics Girls if you have all the good intentions of shopping ethically, but often run out of time to search out products, or get deterred by how difficult it can be. Ethics Girls was set up for you! They have beautiful fashions, gifts, beauty products & more.... Put the fun back into shopping Ethically, and be a part of Ethics Girls!

Ethics Girls is a consumer co-op, as such they offer a 15% discount for all NACO members – Apply for your membership discount codes with NACO and visit the Ethics Girls website by clicking here

 

 

Who Made Your Pants/

Ethical Undies from whomadeyourpants? 20% DISCOUNT

whomadeyourpants? is a worker co-operative empowering marginalised women by providing flexible employment, education and a social and community space. WMYP work with women who are refugees, or the wives of refugees, giving them English lessons, sewing lessons and then a permanent job making beautiful pants designed by an internationally experienced designer, out of fabrics upcycled from industry waste.

NACO members receive a 10% discount on everything in store. – Apply for your membership discount codes with NACO and visit whomadeyourpants website by clicking here

 

 

 

 

The hidden alternative SAVE £6.99

In association with the Co-operative College, NACO members can buy the book 'The hidden alternative' for a special price of £10.00 (saving £6.99!)

click here for more details and to download an order form

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reduced Price and '2 for 1' rooms at Holiday Inn, Crowne Plaza and Holiday Inn Express

Intercontinental Hotel Group who own Crowne Plaza, Holiday Inn and Holiday Inn Express hotels have a great deal for NACO members.

Using the portal below you can book some great value hotel rooms. Using the portal make sure to watch out for 'exclusive offers' and during spring we've teamed up to offer 'Exclusive 2 for 1'

NACO members should click here for the booking portal and take advantage of these great offers!

 

 

Buy Tyres Online and Save over 40% with Etyres 5% DISCOUNT

Etyres operate a nationwide mobile tyre fitting service and come to a location of your choice  to fit your new tyres . Because Etyres don't have depots to run, their prices are always low - up to 40% cheaper than the leading high street tyre chains - NACO members get a further 5% reduction.  Apply for your membership discount codes with NACO and visit the Etyres website by clicking here