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Membership comparison

ServiceKey benefitUK cycles communitySilver ACT membershipGold ACT membership
Business Rates Recovery   Reduce your business rates - free consultation and 20% discount on fees Yes Yes Yes
Business Support   Free information and advice from the ACT team helping to keep you and your business one step ahead Yes Yes Yes
Consumer Promotion   Promote your business to thousands of consumers every month Yes Yes Yes
Electricity and Gas   Save money on business energy costs  Yes Yes Yes
Employment Manual   Helping you take control of employment issues Yes Yes Yes
Pensions   Make sure your business fulfils its obligations Yes Yes Yes
Political Advocacy   Working for the interests of independent retailers Yes Yes Yes
Stationery and POS   Specially designed to increase profitability and professionalism Yes Yes Yes
Business Law   Helping you run your business No Yes Yes

Consumer Engagement - Maybe*

  Save money on improving your social media presence, engaging your customers and reaching new audiences No Yes Yes
Cytech Accreditation   Promote your investment in Cytech technical training No No Yes
Hubtiger   Manage all workshop operations using just one app with up to 20% discount No No Yes
Job Advertising   Unlimited free jobs promotion - fill your vacancies fast across multiple platforms No No Yes
Legal Assistance   Access to expert legal help without building up unexpected costs No No Yes
Legal Helplines   Professional qualified advice comes as standard, unlimited access 24 hours a day No No Yes

Retail Finance Training

  Learn how to legally promote retail finance in-store, online and in all other media as well as how to maximise each sale with this online course - up to 50% discount No Yes Yes
Tax Investigation Protection   Protection in the event of a PAYE or a VAT inspection - worth £150 P.A No No Yes

Bespoke Legal Advice

 

Friendly, professional legal service tailored to your needs 

No No Yes
Brand and Product Promotion Service only available to suppliers Promote your brands to trade and consumers online No No Yes
Business Insurance   Bespoke insurance with up to 15% discount No No Yes
Cytech Training   Invest in your greatest asset and get 10% discount on Cytech technical training No No Yes
Retail Finance   Increase your sales and maximise customer spend No No Yes
Telecoms & Broadband   Independent review of the market to find you the best deal. Never beaten on price guarantee No No Yes