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September/October 2016 Issue

New DIRECTV customers can save $240

With the latest offer from DIRECTV, AAA members can shrink their monthly bill. From now through Oct. 22, new DIRECTV customers will receive a $10 bill credit every month for two years for a total savings of $240.

When new customers sign up for the ChoiceTM Package or above, they'll receive 2016 NFL Sunday Ticket at no extra cost with activation.

With the SelectTM All-Included Package, you'll receive more than 145 channels and a free Genie® HD DVR upgrade. There are no start-up costs, and HD and local channels are included in the package. And the monthly fee for Genie Whole-Home service is included.

DIRECTV was named No. 1 in customer satisfaction compared to all other major cable and satellite providers, according to a 2016 ACSI survey of customers ranking their own TV provider's performance.

This offer is only available to AAA members adding new DIRECTV service. A 24-month agreement is required. Conditions and additional fees may apply. Call (800) 370-3578 or visit



Affinity has sensible cellular services

Not everyone uses a phone 24/7 texting, surfing the Internet, or streaming videos.

Affinity Cellular helps AAA members save on phone service with plans as low as $10 a month up to the unlimited plan for $45 per month. All plans are flexible, and customers are never locked in.

Affinity Cellular has a full lineup of handsets, new and repurposed, from which to choose. All phones come with a lifetime warranty.

There are never any contracts or termination fees, and if you are not satisfied within 45 days, 45 usage minutes, 45 texts sent or 45 MB of data used – whichever comes first– you may return the phone for a refund.

Activation fees apply. For details, call Affinity Cellular at (888) 204-7008 or visit

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Dell offers savings on select new PCs

Order a new computer for your student or yourself and save $50 this fall with an offer from Dell.

Between now and Oct. 28, AAA members save $50 on the purchase of select PCs $499.99 and up with the offer code "exclusive50off499" when presented at time of checkout. This offer is available at

For details, call (800) 274-4635. Member ID GS75971913 is required. All orders subject to approval and acceptance by Dell. Taxes, shipping, handling, and other fees apply. Visit for full restrictions and conditions connected with this offer.



NY&C wraps up a fall offer

Add new items to your wardrobe this fall and keep a few dollars in your wallet.

Visit any New York & Company store between Oct. 5–12 and save 30 percent off purchases of $50 or more when you show your valid AAA membership card and mention promo code 2286 at the time of checkout. This offer is good for one time and is not available for online purchases.

Restrictions: Only one certificate, coupon or discount per purchase (before tax). Not valid on previous purchases, gift boxes, shopping fees, redlines, NY Deals, Doorbusters, or gift card purchases. Not valid during Store Closing, Storewide 30 percent off (or greater) sales, and Buy One-Get One-Free store sales. Coupon may be used only once and must be presented at time of purchase. Not redeemable for cash or accepted as payment for any credit card account.


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