How Active Member Dues Are Calculated
Charge per m (print circ): $25 per m (less than 20,000)
Charge per m (print circ): $7.50 per m (more than 20,000)
Multiple for daily newspapers: 1.5 x
Minimum print charge: $250
Digital unique charge per m: $1.75 per m
Minimum digital charge: $200
Group newspapers with one website are only charged the digital unique fee once
Minimum total amount charged: $450
Maximum charged (cap): $10,000
Newspapers under common ownership that are published out of the same office receive a 20% discount for the second and subsequent members.
If there are 5 or more newspapers under common ownership that are published out of the same office, the discount is 50% for the second and all subsequent members. However, if a newspaper maintains a separate office for one or more employees, the group discount does not apply.
Monthly newspapers will pay 50% of the calculated weekly rate.
A calculator has been provided below to assist in estimating FPA membership dues. Please have the following information ready before downloading the dues calculator.
- Total print circulation (total paid circulation or total distributed if free)
- Total digital uniques (total monthly unique visitors on website)
Note: This calculator is provided as a tool to determine your membership dues. For help with the calculator please contact Devon Dunkle at (321) 283-5272 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Your official invoice will be generated based on information submitted on your membership information update form.
The membership fee for Associate Members is $315 unless the Associate Member is a publication, in which case they will be charged the Active Member dues rate.
The membership fee for Online Members is $500.
If you have any questions about dues, please contact Devon Dunkle at (321) 283-5272 or email@example.com.