Benefits of WEB Membership

What is WEB?

We are committed to helping define the role of the benefits professional in the 21st century. As changing legislation, technology and market forces reshape the profession, products and delivery systems, WEB will continue developing programs, educational opportunities and services to help its members meet the challenges ahead.

WEB is committed to the development of employee benefit professionals. Changing legislation, technology and market forces will continue to reshape the employee benefit profession, products and delivery systems well into the 21st century. WEB provides a forum for benefit professionals to gather information and exchange ideas through educational programs, publications and networking opportunities nationally and at local chapters.

WEB provides regularly scheduled educational programs through its local chapters, as well as webinars, featuring government speakers, preeminent industry leaders and key in-house benefits professionals. WEB also publishes a trade journal and provides access to, and discounts from, materials from other employee benefit organizations and publishers. Finally, WEB provides networking opportunities via chapter events and social networking.

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Why Should I Join WEB?

National Benefits. At the national level, your annual membership includes:

  • Free access to at least 2 live WEB webinars on a wide range of topics, presented by nationally recognized subject matter experts, plus deeply discounted fees to additional WEB webinars
  • Deeply discounted fees for live legal and regulatory update webinars produced by staff of the American Benefits Council (ABC) at least 3 to 4 times each year
  • Members-only access to certain prerecorded WEB and ABC webinars
  • Free members-only access to 24 issues of Benefits Insider, WEB's online trade journal that provides the latest developments from our Nation's capital
  • Free access to 4 quarterly issues of The Network, WEB’s online publication that provides the latest developments from WEB, as well as topical employee benefits articles
  • Free resume and job postings on WEB’s Job Bank (each member is entitled to a limited number of postings annually; additional postings may be purchased at a deeply discounted rate)
  • Free members-only access to many of the content libraries published by the Practical Law Company (PLC), an internationally recognized leader in legal publications
  • Free members-only access to the searchable, online WEB Membership Directory, where you can connect and collaborate with other WEB Members across the country
  • Free members-only access to the areas of the WEB website that feature technical articles and speaker presentations from WEB chapters around the country
  • Automatic eligibility to join WEB’s LinkedIn group to participate in discussions among employee benefit professionals and industry leaders around the world

Chapter Benefits. WEB currently has local chapters in Atlanta, Baltimore, Chicago (downtown and western suburbs), Cleveland, Dallas, Hartford, Houston, New Jersey, New York City, Phoenix, St. Louis and Washington DC. At the chapter level, your annual membership includes:

  • Two for One membership in both the national organization and local chapter
  • Deeply discounted fees for regularly scheduled in-person educational programs and networking events
  • Some chapters offer free admission to certain events and host member-only appreciation events
  • Free or deeply discounted fees for continuing education credits (most chapter programs are intended to satisfy HRCI and CEBS CPE requirements; some chapters offer CLE, insurance and/or accounting CE, and World at Work credit)
  • Excellent in-person networking opportunities with a variety of local benefits professionals
  • Automatic eligibility to join local chapter LinkedIn groups to participate in discussions among local employee benefit professionals and industry leaders

How Much Does Membership Cost?

Annual membership in WEB is very reasonable and several discounts are available.

Type of Membership Cost
Individual — One Year $200
Individual — Two Year $350 ($50 savings)
Government (only available to employees of US, state or local government or political subdivision) $125
Associate (only available to full-time students, retirees and individuals who are unemployed or on an unpaid leave of absence) $95
Corporate (five members of a single organization, regardless of chapter affiliation) $850 ($30 savings on each membership; $150 total savings)
Not near a current WEB chapter?
Become an Individual Online Member of WEB*

*Individual Online Members of WEB enjoy all the regular benefits of WEB Membership, but are not affiliated with any local WEB Chapter. Individual Online Members may attend local Chapter Events, but must pay the non-member rate. Individual Online Members do not have access to local Chapter Presentations online.

How Do I Join?

It's simple! JUST CLICK HERE. Or contact WEB's Executive Director, Marc Chappell, at or toll-free at 888-795-6862 to join, get more information or to create a corporate membership.

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