When you become a member of SSPA, you become part of the original association community of salon professionals in the Upper Midwest!

PERSONAL and BUSINESS INSURANCE
Health, medical, cancer, and life insurance programs are available to offer you the protection you need. Business casualty, liability, and workman's compensation programs protect your business from calamity. Mutual of Omaha offers SSPA members a 15% discount on a variety of insurance products.  More info

The Salon and Spa Professional Association and Medica have partnered to provide health insurance and health care reform information to members. MEDICA is here to help you understand the NEW Affordable Health Care Act. More info

DISCOUNTS and SAVINGS
Recover the cost of your membership through the array of discounted education programs and events such as INsalon - New benefit in 2014 - Members receive FREE admission to INsalon2014 Inspiring Visions (value $69), Salon Professionals Sessions (save $20), Health, Safety, Sanitation, Laws and Rules for Relicensure classes (save $10), Instructor Teaching Methods Seminars (save $21) and more! Membership can save you up to $140 plus!

VOLUNTEERISM and COMMUNITY SERVICE
Make a difference through work with the MN Caregiver Network, Everafter Gowns, Ruth's Free Wig Closet and SSPA's work with the Cancer Wig Foundation. We're an active organization that does GREAT things and GIVES BACK to those in need!  More info

CONTINUING EDUCATION and SEMINARS
You'll have access to continuing education seminars, including the NEW Safety, Sanitation, Laws and Rules classes for relicensure.  SSPA is your link to life-long learning and enhancing your career. SSPA wants you to be the best you can be!

EVENTS AND CONNECTIONS
At shows and events, you can meet and network with fellow salon professionals from across the state and region and mingle with the best our industry has to offer. See old friends. Make new ones. There is no limit to how far SSPA can take you. Volunteer

MEMBER COMMUNICATIONS
E-newsletters, email event notification, and member mailings.

LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY
SSPA constantly fights for your rights in this profession. Become part of the league of many who continue to retain our licenses and maintain educational standards. This is a truly unique opportunity to make your opinion count!  In 2013, SSPA lead the fight to stop the extention of sales tax to salon services and won, however, this issue could rise again and SSPA will be there watching out for you!  And raised the bar on the profession by supporting continuing education for relicensure.  We are your legislative watchdog 365 days a year! More info

CREDIT CARD PROCESSING DISCOUNT
Members receive discounted credit card processing through Moolah Payments! Moolah will “meet or beat” any processing costs your business may be paying to accept credit cards. Options include mobile payments, credit card terminals, online gateways and even gift cards. More info

JOIN TODAY AND SEE WHY THE SSPA CONTINUES TO BE THE ASSOCIATION OF SALON PROFESSIONALS IN THE UPPER MIDWEST!  SALON PROFESSIONALS ARE OUR BUSINESS!