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. Membership renewal is not prorated. Preference for joining a local Chapter will also affect the amount paid. View the 2019 dues proration chart. 

All W
IFS members who did not opt-in for auto-renewal are scheduled for membership renewal each January 1st for both National and Chapter dues. Membership is nonrefundable and nontransferable. Members can opt-in to have their memberships auto-renew on January 1st of each year.

How to Become a WIFS Member

Membership Dues

  • National Dues - $260 per year. All members are required to pay National dues.

  • 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.

Auto-Renewal Program

Learn more about the WIFS membership auto-renewal program here.

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  Student Membership Application

Aspiring Professional 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 Aspiring Professional Membership Application

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  Retired Membership Application

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For more than 80 years, WIFS has been committed to attracting, developing and advancing women in the insurance and financial services profession. Members, partners, exhibitors and sponsors benefit from connection and mutual respect for professional development and education-focused interaction rather than career opportunity promotion.