WIFS membership runs on an annual basis from January 1st through December 31st.  New WIFS members pay a prorated amount based upon their join date, affiliation status with one of our Partners for Excellence, and preference for joining a local Chapter. Click here to view the dues proration chart.  All WIFS members are scheduled for membership renewal each January 1st for both National and Chapter dues.

 How to Become a WIFS Member

  • The quickest and easiest way to become a WIFS member is to JOIN ONLINE.

  • Click Here to download a paper membership application.

Membership Dues

  • National Dues - $230 per year.  All members are required to pay National dues.

  • Partners for Excellence Affiliate Membership Dues - Individuals engaged in an exclusive employment relationship with any of the WIFS Partners for Excellence, noted at the bottom of this page, pay reduced National membership dues of $130/year.
  • Chapter Dues - Members have the option to join local area Chapters.  Local Chapters assess their own dues rate which must be paid in addition to National dues.

If you have questions regarding the dues structure, please don't hesitate to contact the National Office at 866.264.9437 or office@wifsnational.org

Special Membership Types 

Student Membership: Allows students to join National at no charge for up to two years (students must still pay local Chapter dues if they choose to join a local Chapter). Discount does not apply to Chapter dues. Proof of full-time enrollment status is required. Download the pdf Student Membership Application (1.07 MB).

In-Transition Membership: Provides 50% off National membership dues and is available for a one year period to women not currently employed, and who are considering pursuing a career in insurance or financial services. Discount does not apply to Chapter dues. Proof of unemployment may be requested.  Download the pdf In-Transition Membership Application (580 KB)pdf . (580 KB)

Retired Membership: Provides 50% off National membership dues and is available to those who worked in the insurance and financial services industry and are now fully retired.  Discount does not apply to Chapter dues.  Proof of retirement may be requested. Download the pdf Retired Membership Application (976 KB).

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WIFS operates for the purpose of attracting, developing and advancing women in the insurance and financial services industry. Members, partners and sponsors benefit from mutual respect for everyone's professional development and focus interaction and access to member information on activity that supports our mission.