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Protection for Every Budget and Every Stage of Life

For nearly 40 years, the Trust for Insuring Educators (TIE) has been helping teachers, administrators and support staff at all levels, from preschool to post-graduate, get the insurance protection their families need.

We offer discounts and economical rates on insurance plans from leading companies such as New York Life, GEICO and Metropolitan Life, to name a few. Many plans are specially designed to meet the needs of educators.

These insurance plans are available exclusively to the members and staff of more than 60 professional associations that participate in the Trust for Insuring Educators, the second-largest consortium of educators in the U.S.


Please provide the following information to view all the insurance plans available through your association

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Our insurance plans are available exclusively to members of sponsoring associations. If you are interested in becoming a member, click here for a list of eligible associations with links to their websites.

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Overview of Products

Term Life Insurance

TIE currently offers three options: 1) a traditional group term life plan with 5-year rate bands; 2) a 10-year-level group term life plan; and 3) a group accidental death and dismemberment plan. All are underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company.

Disability Insurance

TIE's group disability income protection plan from New York Life offers two different benefit duration options: 5-year or to-age-65.

Professional Liability Insurance

TIE members are eligible for the nation's second-largest professional liability program for educators, offering specialized insurance plans for: employed teachers, administrators and school staff; educators who are independent contractors or in private practice; school psychologists and counselors; and student teachers.

Auto & Home Insurance

TIE members receive an additional discount in most states off GEICO's regular rates for auto, motorcycle, and boat insurance. GECIO now also offers homeowners, renters and umbrella liability coverage to its auto insurance customers.

Health Insurance

TIE offers access to competitively priced health insurance for individuals and small groups through Assurant Health, Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare and other major networks. Options include health savings accounts, health reimbursement plans and short-term medical plans.

Long-Term Care Insurance

Through TIE's Long-Term Care Insurance Evaluation Service, a member can compare multiple long-term care insurance plans offered by leading companies and choose the combination of features, rates, and benefits that suits his or her needs. Some plans feature a special association member discount.

Other Products

Members can also access cancer insurance, Medicare Supplement insurance, ID theft protection, and international travel / medical insurance.

Questions? Need Help?

For Customer Service
Call: 866-820-5183
Monday thru Friday, except holidays
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (CST)

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‡ - Not all plans are available in all states. No plans available in Oregon, South Dakota and Vermont.
* Individual Third Party Ratings as of 8/11/15.

The information on this website is provided for informational purposes. All conditions of coverage, terms and limitations are defined and provided in the policy issued to you.

Your coverage is offered through the Trust for Insuring Educators (TIE)

For more than 40 years, TIE has been helping educators and their families with access to affordable insurance protection and specialized insurance products. Today, the Trust serves the insurance needs of more than 250,000 educators throughout the nation.

TIE and the Member Insurance Program are administered by Forrest T. Jones & Company, a national leader in association insurance programs.