Welcome GAWDA Members!

USI Affinity is proud to partner with Gases and Welding Distributors Association to deliver comprehensive insurance plans to its members.

As the largest privately held benefits broker in the United States, our size and relationships with top insurance providers give USI Affinity a distinct advantage in being able to find more diverse sets of options, and put together unique advantages in coverage, price and service. At USI Affinity, we take our role as GAWDA’s endorsed broker very seriously. We will work closely with you to understand your business and your needs, and help you put together the right plan for you, and your budget.

Life Insurance from MetLife

Plans Available: 1, 1.5 or 1.75 X Salary up to $250,000

  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment: Double Indemnity.
  • Occupational Death & Dismemberment: Triple Indemnity.
  • Dependent Life Insurance (NO premium charge): Spouse $10,000, Child $5,000.
  • Wellness Program (NO premium charge): 22 page monthly magazine, Vitality

MetLife Dividend Program: The GAWDA/MetLife program is based on MetLife’s large association program, which has 90 insured employers and 5,500 covered employees and has returned dividends due to favorable claim experience in 51 of the 52 year plan history. The dividends for the last six years have been:

2006 20%       2009 23%
2007 20%       2010 10%
2008 10%       2011 12%

This equals a 6 year average of 16%. NOTE: Dividends are not guaranteed.

This Dividend eligibility would NOT be available with most typical single employer plans. 

Medical Insurance Programs

USI Affinity has emerged as one of the leading providers of employee benefits to business owners and Associations. Now more than ever, we understand that your primary concern about your business is controlling cost. That’s where we come in.

Our employee benefits programs are designed to help our clients maximize the value of their benefits budget. At USI Affinity, we have developed employee benefits packages that help control costs through our program of Consulting, Compliance, Client Services and Communication.

RxCut® Equalizer

Download your FREE RxCut® card today to ensure that you receive the absolute lowest price possible on your prescriptions. The RxCut  card is available to all GAWDA members, whether you have health insurance or not. www.rxcut.com/USI

Auto & Homeowners Insurance

GAWDA members have access to auto and homeowners insurance through USI Affinity. With more than 15 top-rated insurance providers, you can find the best policy for your needs and your budget. Just by bundling your auto and homeowners insurance, you could save up to 30% a year . You don’t even have to choose the same insurance companies for your policies.

Get a quote online to start saving today! Or call 888.325.8877 to talk to one of our dedicated consultants.

Contact Us

Call USI Affinity, GAWDA's endorsed broker, at: 800-265-2876 ext. 11377 or fill out and submit the form to the right and a representative will contact you.