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BANK MEMBERSHIP IN THE VBA

Benefits of membership in the Virginia Bankers Association include a broad range of services in the following areas:

  • Government Affairs & Legal Solutions
  • Education & Training
  • Potential to Participate in Employee Benefit Solutions
  • Products & Services 

All banks with a presence in Virginia are qualified for membership in the VBA. Please complete this form if you are interested in becoming a member.

ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP IN THE VBA

VBA member banks consider VBA associate members primary candidates when searching for vendors to perform services for the banks. In addition to increasing your exposure and helping you form partnerships with member banks, associate membership with the VBA provides extra opportunities for your organization.

Becoming an associate member of the VBA allows you to take advantage of the following benefits:

  • A free subscription to and opportunity to advertise in Virginia's premiere Banking magazine, Virginia Banking. The magazine is published bi-monthly and is circulated to more than 11,00 recipients including CEOs, presidents, directors, and other senior managers. Click here for the advertising rates and schedule.
  • As a VBA associate member, your organization may be eligible to participate in a number of the VBA’s employee benefit programs. Available coverages have grown from simple life insurance and basic hospitalization plans, to over 20 different programs.
  • Receive all conference and seminar notices and first notice of exhibitor and sponsorship opportunities plus an invitation to attend our Annual Convention. We sponsor approximately 40+ conferences, schools, and seminars per year. 
  • Networking opportunities at many major VBA workshops and symposiums. 
  • Your company description and contact information will appear on our website at www.vabankers.org.

FINANCIAL SERVICES ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIP

This membership allows your organization access to all the benefits of associate membership, plus access to VBA legislative and regulatory information. All financial services associate memberships must be approved.

Organizations That Qualify as Financial Services Members:

  • Banks and thrifts without a physical presence in Virginia
  • Insurance companies
  • Securities firms
  • Law firms with banking practices
  • Accounting firms with banking practices
  • Investment banking firms
  • Other companies may apply as well

Value-added resources for Financial Services Members:

  • Legislative & Regulatory Bulletins
  • VBA Executive Brief
  • VBA Counsel Report
  • Pre, mid and post General Assembly Session conference calls to discuss legislation the VBA is lobbying and/or monitoring
  • Copies of VBA comment letters on pending regulations
  • Invitation to select legislative meetings and events

Financial Services Membership Dues: $2,500

BECOME A MEMBER

If you are interested in becoming an Associate Member or a Financial Services Associate Member, please complete this form. The VBA's Amy Binns will be in contact with you once your information is received.