The CFA community is here to support you through this difficult time. On this page, you will find Business Continuity Resources and General Resource Materials provided by CFA and CFA members to help you navigate through these turbulent times.
To help navigate the recovery of COVID-19, CFA members have the opportunity to contact Sherrard Kuzz LLP for one free phone-consultation, once per calendar year, to a maximum of 15 minutes. A member may use their 15 minutes to seek information about any employment, labour or human resources issue related to the User (subject to Sherrard Kuzz LLP successfully completing a conflict check to ensure it may advise on the matter).
HOW TO ACCESS THESE SAVINGS: To take advantage of this CFA member benefit, contact Michael Sherrard at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-603-6240.
Telus is Helping CFA Members Stay Connected
TELUS Business is working to keep CFA members stay connected through these turbulent times. Login to your member portal to see exclusive CFA offers to support your business during this time. Find out more.
Franchisor Revenues have been impacted by Gov’t Lockdown
NFI is helping CFA members save on Franchise sales overhead. Many leases will need to be restructured for franchisees to survive, and Operations Manuals need updating to meet COVID-19 Protocols.
Learn more about digital, digital payments with Ascendant
Still sending cheques? Managing cash flows during this time can be challenging, and sending paper cheques remains the more expensive and time-consuming method of making payments. Ascendant is extending the offer to CFA members to access their software with zero onboarding fees, allowing you to use their platform to seamlessly and safely collect banking data from your clients and manage your cash flows more efficiently. Learn more
GetintheLoop is Helping CFA Members on the road to recovery
We are hoping that we can contribute to getting your brand back to driving significant revenue. To help on the road to recovery, we are offering CFA members to join the platform for no cost, with no. obligation, for 3 months.
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Thank you to the following members who are National Sponsors and support CFA throughout the year: