Now is a great time to take a look at your budget – and a great time to assess your 2016 educational needs. Thinking about going back for continuing education? Do the kids need SAT prep courses? Or maybe you’re in dire need of refinancing those killer student loans. Have no fear – your State Bar of Texas Member Discount Program is here to help.

It’s never too early to start thinking about your kids’ education. features a full online preschool through kindergarten curriculum. Educational games for ages 2-6 – with customizable lessons – can bring your children up to speed quickly and instill a love of learning.

Save more than 15% on services.

Student loans can be a major financial burden. Refinance with Earnest or SoFi to lower your monthly payments. Earnest uses technology to look beyond traditional credit scores at education, savings, and retirement planning to reward you with better interest rates and quicker approvals. Plus enjoy a $400 welcome bonus. Or try SoFi – where the average borrower saves $11,780.

If your kids are in high school, chances are they’ll be taking the SAT soon. Veritas Prep offers $100 off any of their SAT prep courses, plus self-paced and in-school programs. If someone in your family is thinking of applying to business school to earn an MBA, Veritas offers GMAT preparatory programs. Get complete SAT and ACT prep from eKnowledge with a 90% discount – this includes multimedia files, drills and test-taking opportunities.

You and your family are also eligible for college tuition savings from dozens of schools. StraighterLine’s online general education courses help you earn credits that transfer to dozens of partner colleges and universities – save up to 90%. AllCampus has dozens of partner schools – including Boston University, the University of Florida and the University of Southern California – from which you can take online courses and earn degrees or certificates. Patten University offers online classes for $299 a month or less. Tuition includes all eBooks and materials, plus as many courses as you can complete. Save 10%-40% off online tuition from Drexel University Online.

For more information on other discounts you’re eligible for as a member of the State Bar of Texas, visit, click “For Lawyers” then click “Member Benefits” and select “Member Benefits and Discounts.”

*Current offers provided by Beneplace, a third-party administrator of State Bar of Texas member benefits.

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