Wondering if NFIB membership is right for you? Here are some of our most frequently asked questions and answers. If you don’t see your question here, please contact us.
BECOMING A MEMBER
What is NFIB?
NFIB is America’s leading small business association, promoting and protecting the rights of its members to own, operate and grow their businesses. Today, 325,000 small and independent business owners across America are NFIB members, united by one mission: to promote and protect your right to own, operate, and grow your business. Learn more about NFIB.
Why should I join NFIB?
As an NFIB member, you’ll enjoy plenty of perks and big savings for your small business. From free HR support to major discounts on personal and corporate insurance, payroll services, office equipment purchases, and more, your NFIB membership will pay for itself in no time flat – in fact, you can save more than $5,000 on small business expenses you’re already paying for today.
When you join NFIB, you’ll able to attend NFIB events and network with other small business owners across the country. And of course, you’ll benefit from advocacy on your behalf at the Federal and State levels and Congressional representation.
Check out our Member Benefits page for membership details.
How long does a membership last?
NFIB membership is valid for a period of one year.
Can I cancel my membership? If so, will I be reimbursed?
Yes, you can cancel your membership at any time. Membership fees will be prorated for the duration of your membership, so you pay only for the time period in which you were a member.
How do I renew my annual membership?
Our automated annual renewal option makes it easy to ensure your NFIB membership remains active. Log in and click on My Account, then Membership Information, and select Renew. Make sure the box next to “Please set my membership to auto renew annually” is checked.
To renew your membership manually, log in and click the red Renew tab in the top right corner.
When renewing, why can’t I change the amount?
The special online-only price of NFIB membership is $195, so you cannot change the renewal amount to anything less. However, you can adjust the contribution level to a higher amount.
How do I add an NFIB Member Badge on my website?
To add an NFIB member badge to your website or e-marketing collateral click here.
TROUBLESHOOTING / TECHNICAL ISSUES
I forgot my password.
No problem. Click Login and enter the email address you used to register and a replacement password will be sent to you.
I can’t sign in.
Click Login and Forgot Password, then enter your email address and password you used to register for an account. If you’ve recently changed your password, make sure you’re using your most recent password. If you’re still having trouble please call us at 1-800-NFIB-NOW to have a representative from our MemberCare team walk you through the process.
I no longer want to receive NFIB emails. What do I do?
You can unsubscribe within the email – in the footer of all NFIB emails, you’ll see an Unsubscribe option. To select what types of correspondence you receive, log in to your NFIB.com account and click on My Preferences. Under News and Updates, you can select the type of emails you’re interested in receiving or deselect correspondence you no longer wish to receive. You can also email us at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 1-800-NFIB-NOW to opt out.
I made a purchase through the NFIB website but didn’t get a receipt/deleted my email receipt.
When you’re logged in to your NFIB account, you can see a transaction history that lists any purchases you’ve made through the site. Log in and click on My Transactions to view your transaction history.
Does NFIB share my personal information?
We will not sell or otherwise disclose your non-public personal information to any third party unless such third party is performing services for or on our behalf and is bound by an obligation of confidentiality. We have assigned passwords, encrypted sensitive data and protected our databases and servers from unauthorized access. Our employees are subject to written policies regarding the use and disclosure of your non-public personal information.
What opportunities do I have to get more involved with NFIB?
There are plenty of opportunities to get involved! You can be added to our volunteer database, become a press contact or testify before state or federal lawmakers. You can also opt to host a candidate, a political event or an NFIB event. Simply click on the My Preferences tab when you’re logged into NFIB.com to update your personal preferences.
NFIB members are able to submit responses to surveys and ballots on a regular basis. To view current surveys, log in to your NFIB account and click on “My Surveys” under Account & Settings.
Are there opportunities to network with other small business owners through NFIB?
Yes, NFIB hosts networking and professional development events throughout the year that give small business owners a chance to interact. To find NFIB events happening near you, opt in to receive Special Offers and Events emails under the My Preferences tab when you’re logged in to NFIB.com. If you’ve RSVPed to an event, you can see event details under the My Events tab.
You can also reach out directly to other small business owners within the NFIB Member Directory. Simply log in to your NFIB account and click the Member Directory tab. You can search by business name, industry, state, county, and/or city.