FYI

Retiree Discounts

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AA DEALS & BENEFITS


Retirees should take some time to review the discounts available to them on the AA Retirees' Website. 


Look for the Tab ~ AA Deals & Benefits  


Some discounts stated only apply to employees and not retirees.  Check the fine print. 


New discounts and vendors are frequently added so you should review these deals on a regular basis. 

www.retirees.aa.com

FEDEX Rate Increase

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FEDEX RATES INCREASES


JAN. 7, 2019 


FedEx Express and FedEx Ground parcel movements increased by 4.9%.
 

If you want to obtain an approximate cost of shipping via FEDEX with the retiree discount; Go on the FedEx Website. www.FEDEX.com


Pre-determine the Height, Length, and Weight of your Package.


Know the Zip Codes you are shipping from and to.


Then; take the 75% Discount to determine the approximate cost.


Discount(s) Applied

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RETIREE DISCOUNT 

The Retiree Discount will be discounted from FedEx’s base Transportation Charges.


  • Ancillary Fees (e.g., declared value, special handling fees, customs duties and taxes) are not discounted.


  • Services that may be discounted:  
  • Domestic Priority Overnight  
  • Domestic Standard Overnight  
  • Domestic 2nd Day  
  • International Priority  
  • Intra-Canadian Priority Overnight
  • Intra-Canadian 2nd Day


A Minimum Fee will be charged for all shipments made using this program.  


  • $ 6.00 for active team members  
  •  $10. 00 for retirees

UPS Rate Increases

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DEC. 26, 2018


UPS rate changes went into effect and have increased an average of 4.9% across most services.

 

U. S. Postal Service

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JAN. 27, 2019


First Class Packages are increasing an average of 11.9%.


  • Pricing will change from a flat rate per ounce to zone-based pricing per ounce.


  • Priority Mail increases an average of 5.9%.
    Changes in weight distribution of packages will affect pricing on packages starting in June.