Below are the most frequently asked questions about the Purchase Advantage Program. Please note that if a question is not on the list, you can email or call us and we will be happy to assist you. We also provide orientation webinars which cover some of the topics listed in our FAQ. To register for a webinar, please click here.

How much does it cost to join?
  The Purchase Advantage Program is a benefit provided within your BSCAI membership at no additional cost to you. All you have to do is activate your membership to start saving.
How do I select a vendor?
  Once you activate your membership our vendors will contact you to introduce you to the many benefits the program has to offer. You can choose one or all of our partners. Plus, you can take advantage of our webinars to learn more about the products and services our selected partners provide.
Can I compare pricing?
  Yes. Our partners will help you compare our program pricing to your current pricing and demonstrate the potential savings the Purchase Advantage Program offers you.
Are there minimum order requirements?
  Yes. If you want to receive free delivery, each distributor has its own minimum requirement and the minimum could be as low as $50.
Can I create my own “favorite” items list?
  Yes. Data management tools allow you to create personalized lists of favorite products – even different lists for different locations, to better control purchasing and inventory.
Can I prevent items from being purchased?
  Yes. You can manage what is purchased, by whom and with what spending authority.
Can I have more than one login for ordering?
  Yes. Any person you wish to authorize can be registered with our partners and assigned their own login capabilities.
Where is the program available?
  Currently, the program is available in the 48 contiguous United States.

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