Member Benefits

Our goal is to find new and exciting ways to help our members take care of business and to enjoy a few perks along the way for you and your family.

Ticket Deals

Make lasting memories with up to 50% off admission to shows, attractions, theme parks & more.
 

Hotel Savings

Book your next stay through our Hotel Gateway to save up to 60% off worldwide.
 

Rental Car Discounts

Enjoy up to 30% off and other benefits every time you rent from Avis/Budget.

If you are an active WAA member email us at info@wisconsinauctioneers.org to find out how to take advantage of these great deals!

Press Releases
Are you celebrating a company milestone or have other newsworthy items to share? Let us know so we can send out a press release on your behalf. We have a database of over 150 (and growing) Wisconsin-based news media organizations – television, radio, newspapers, & magazines. We will help get the word out. Likewise, if you are ever published in the newspaper or appear on TV, let us know so we can share that on social media for you.

Member Spotlight
If you would like to be featured for our member spotlight on both social media and our web site, please send a short bio along with a description of your business and your areas of specialization. Please also include a photo of yourself and some of your business (business photos can be at an auction or your facility). Make sure to also include your business contact information in case someone is looking for a referral.

Members Benefits

→ Seminars with nationally known speakers

→ Grassroots representation and input into legislation and regulations that impact your livelihood

→ Have your auctions listed on Wisconsin Auction Alerts

→ Connect with other auctioneers and join the WAA Private Discussion Group

Camera ready WAA logos

Membership lapel pins

Experienced board of directors & professional association management services

→ The Wisconsin Auctioneers Association provides Continuing Education seminars/classes that are accredited and is the only provider that returns 100% of your fees to market your business.

→ Programs which provide continuing education credits, held at the winter conferences and every other year in the Fall of the year.

Bid calling contest promotes the auction method of marketing. (Winner advances to International Competition)

Hall of Fame Recognizes outstanding contributions to the Wisconsin auction industry.

WAA Auxiliary Scholarship for members and their family members.

Home Depot Pro Institutional (Save 10% off maintenance, repair & operation supplies)

Home Depot Pro Xtra (Pro Xtra is The Home Depot free loyalty program built for Pros, now available to you with added features.)

Office Depot (Up to 75% off Best Value Products – Essentials, paper, ink, breakroom, cleaning & more) – This has a bigger discount than the standard rewards program.

WAA Line of Clothing at Lands End

Hotel Discount (Save up to 60% off hotel rates worldwide)

US Pay – (Credit Card Processing less than 1% transaction fees)

Avis Car Rental (up to 30% discount)

Budget Car Rental (Special Rates)

YRC Freight Shipping (up to 83% discount national/regional shipments)

Ticket Deals (Save up to 60% off movies, theme parks, shows, more.)

Rx Prescription Drug Card (Save up to 75% off prescriptions)

Rocket Receivables (Save 10% off debt collection services.)

SimpleTexting (Save up to 25% off SMS marketing services.)

Batteries & Bulbs (Save up to 71% off batteries, bulbs, more)

Adobe (Save up to 15% off on creative, marketing & document solutions)

Constant Contact (Save 30% off 3 months of email marketing.)

Ace Hardware (Save 12% off all your hardware needs)

4imprint Promotion Products (Save 10% off promotional products)

AD Accounting Services (Save on online business accounting services)

ADP Payroll Services (Save up to 20% off new payroll services)

Sterling Now (Save 10% off background check services)

1-800 Flowers (15% Discount)

Harry & David Gourmet Gift Baskets (15% Discount)

Cheryl’s Cookies (Cookie Gift Boxes; 15% Discount)

The Popcorn Factory (Popcorn Tins & Gifts; 15% Discount)

Fruit Bouquets (15% Discount)

1-800 Baskets (15% Discount)

Simply Chocolate (15% Discount)

Wolfermans Tradition of Fine Baking (15% Discount)

Personalization Mall (15% Discount)

Shari’s Berries (15% Discount)

Stock Yards World’s Finest Steaks and Chops (15% Discount)

Auctioneer Resources

  • National Auctioneers Association
    Founded in 1949, the NAA continues to build on more than 50 years of excellence. Approximately 4,500 NAA professionals internationally subscribe to a strict Code of Ethics, ensuring you a positive and worry-free sale experience.
  • Lampi Equipment, Inc.
    Auction toppers, trailers, concession trailers and portable toilets.
  • Auction Flex
    Complete & Flexible software, wireless handheld clerking, integrated internet absentee bidding on your web site. Print bid cards and capture buyer’s image at check-in. 30 day free trial.
  • Auctioneer Insurance Program
    Endorsed by WAA Board of Directors. Contact Larry Harb for a non-obligatory quote.
  • SOLD II Auction Software
    The keys to success are flexibility and adapting to changing markets. For over 25 years, through ups and downs, successful auction firms have been using SOLD II.
  • Wisconsin Department of Regulation & Licensing
    Just like your driver’s license, the State of Wisconsin is the issuing agency. Not to be confused with WAA, which is a not-for-profit trade association with volunteer members, that could be compared to AAA.

Auction Advertising

  • The Country Today
    Reach full-time farmers, part-time farmers and other rural residents with your farm, household, real estate, vehicle and antique auctions. The Country Today serves more than 25,000 households in Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois and Iowa.
  • Antique Week
    Auction publication reaches 60,000 antiques enthusiasts every week.
  • Collectors Journal
    Auction & Collectors Newspaper for America
  • Auction Action Antique News
    One of Wisconsin’s premier auction newspapers. Paper available online, and hard copy.
  • Wisconsin Newspaper Association
    We offer newspaper networks that were specifically designed to reach out to a large audience to assist auctions in finding consignments and also increase attendance at public auctions. It’s a discounted program offered by the association.
  • Wisconsin State Farmer
    “Putting Buyers at Auctions since 1956!” Covering all of rural Wisconsin & Northern Illinois.

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