Federal Employee Discounts

Federal employees are able to receive discounts from some big-name retailers, car rental companies, airlines, wireless carriers, and others for their service.

Retail

  • Apple – Federal employees can purchase select Apple products and third-party solutions for themselves and their immediate family members at a special price
  • Gift Baskets Overseas – Federal employees, retirees and military members can save 10% off of any order
  • ID.me – Unlock numerous discounts at major retailers by creating an ID.me account
  • Govx.com – e-commerce site offering discounts to federal employees, military, law enforcement, and firefighters.
  • Samsung – Save up to 30% on computers, tablets, mobile phones, appliances and more with government discount when shopping Samsung.com

Cellular and Wireless

  • AT&T – Eligible federal employees can save $10/month per line on the Unlimited Elite plan
  • Verizon – Monthly discounts are available for government employees and military

Insurance

  • GEICO – Active or retired federal employees, GS-7 and above, could be eligible for a discount on their automobile insurance

Rental Cars

  • Avis – Government employees can use coupon code #UULA004 to get a free upgrade, and include AWD #A555000 for added savings
  • Alamo – Discounted rates for federal employees and military personnel, including discounts for veterans
  • Budget – Government employees can use coupon code #UUWZ008 along with BCD #T788300 for extra savings
  • Hertz – Federal employees can get discounted rates and special upgrades on car rentals for leisure travel
  • National – Federal employees can get discounted rates and frequent traveler benefits
  • Sixt – Up to 5% discount for government employees
  • Thrifty – Free one car-class upgrade for official and government travel and no fee to join Blue Chips Rewards Program

Airlines

  • American – Government fares are offered in some markets; you must call American to inquire about eligibility
  • Delta – Travel on official business is eligible for a discount; you must call Delta to receive the discount
  • JetBlue – Government fares are offered on official travel when paying with a government issued credit card or government travel request
  • United – Federal government employees on official business can get special fares with government-issued Visa and MasterCard accounts as payment

Travel

  • Amtrak – Federal employees can get discounted fares for business travel within the Northeast Corridor as well as discounts for business travel on Coach fares nationwide
  • Choice Hotels – Government rates are available at thousands of participating locations
  • Hilton – Government rates are offered at participating hotels
  • Hyatt – Special government rates are available at US hotels
  • IHG – Government rates are available for business and leisure
  • Marriott – Government rates may be available when booking
  • Wyndham – Government rates are available at US hotels
  • Shades of Green – Resort options for current/retired military and DoD employees

Tuition

The Office of Personnel Management has partnered with various colleges to provide higher education opportunities to federal employees are reduced tuition rates. A current list of the colleges and discount opportunities is maintained on OPM’s website.