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Island Social Trends ENEWS

Island Social Trends ENews is a digest of news articles from the islandsocialtrends.ca news portal, sent weekly by email. It includes headlines and article links from this news portal, plus additional editorial content and breaking news.

  • This is real journalism for people who want authentic news.
  • Always through a socioeconomic lens. Stuff that matters to people who choose attentive lifestyles.
  • Geo-range: Local (west shore and Greater Victoria), island, BC and national insights.
  • Three Subscription Options: FREE | ECONOMY | PREMIUM

1. How to Subscribe:

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Get the FREE ENews directly to your email InBox!
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Island Social Trends – FREE EDITION

  • Receive the FREE version of the Island Social Trends ENews, weekly in your email InBox. Includes current news and links to items in the islandsocialtrends.ca public news portal.
    • Opportunity to have your letters or comments published online.
    • Offers and messages from our advertisers are included.
    • To sign up: Use the FREE VERSION SIGNUP *or* email us (to provide your email address).
    • You can upgrade to an Economy or Premium paid subscription at any time.
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Island Social Trends – ECONOMY

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Get the ECONOMY ENews directly to your email InBox, 7 days a week!
  • Economy Subscribers receive current news by Island Social Trends. Sent weekly to your email InBox.
  • Get more detail and editorial insights that aren’t in the free version content or that appear on the islandsocialtrends.ca public news portal.
  • Breaking news bulletins will be emailed as warranted.
  • Opportunities for advertiser discounts, reader survey participation, and option to contribute your Opinion-Editorials.
  • Trial option: Pay just 63¢/week by credit card, until you love it enough to sign on for a year! Send your email address, including phone number, to get started (do *not* send credit card info by email, we will phone you).
  • To start (or renew) your 1-year subscription either pay the ECONOMY PACKAGE PRICE online with your credit card, *or* send your email address to receive an invoice, based on these rates:
    • Individual Level 1: $29.95 + $1.50 GST = $31.45 for 1 year [about 58¢/week]
    • Small Teams Level 2: [2 to 5 recipients]: $65.00 + $3.25 GST = $68.25 for 1 year
    • Corporate/organization Level 3: [5+ recipients]: $115 + $5.75 GST = $116.75 for 1 year
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Island Social Trends – PREMIUM

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Get the PREMIUM ENews directly to your email InBox, 7 days a week!
  • Premium Subscribers receive current daily news by Island Social Trends. Sent weekly to your email InBox.
  • Get more detail and editorial insights that aren’t in the free version content or that appear on the islandsocialtrends.ca public news portal.
  • Breaking news bulletins will be emailed as warranted.
  • Access to password-protected Premium Portal with additional custom content (with your own custom login).
  • Opportunities for advertiser discounts, reader survey participation, and option to contribute your Opinion-Editorials.
  • Trial option: Pay $1.73/week by credit card, until you love it enough to sign on for a year! Send your email address, including phone number, to get started (do *not* send credit card info by email, we will phone you).
  • To start (or renew) your 1-year subscription either pay the PREMIUM PACKAGE PRICE online with your credit card, *or* send your email address to receive an invoice, based on these rates:
    • Individual Level 1: $86.26 + $4.31 GST = $90.57 for 1 year [approx $1.65/week]
    • Small Teams Level 2: [2 to 5 recipients]: $150 + $7.50 GST = $157.50 for 1 year
    • Corporate/organization Level 3: [5+ recipients]: $175 + $8.75 GST = $183.75 for 1 year

2. Ways to Pay [Economy & Premium]:

Pay online using your credit card, through the Brookeline Boutique portal:

Or

Request billing for your new subscription or renewal by email subscriptions@islandsocialtrends.com or by phone 250-217-5821:

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  1. Choose a subscription type: Premium or Economy.
  2. Provide your email address, and we’ll send you the invoice.
  3. Once you receive an invoice from Island Social Trends, there are four ways to pay:
  • E-Transfer: Send your payment by web-banking (Interac) e-transfer for auto-deposit to subscriptions@islandsocialtrends.com
  • Credit card: Phone 250-217-5821 to speak to our office. Provide card number, expiry date, three digits from the back of the card, and name on card. We presently accept Visa and MasterCard.
  • Corporate EFT: This sends payment directly from your accounts system to the Brookeline Publishing House Inc corporate bank account. Please provide Vendor Number. Please contact the Brookeline Publishing House Inc head office for setup.
  • Cheque: Make your cheque payable to Brookeline Publishing House Inc and postal-mail to: Island Social Trends, 3287 Merlin Rd, Victoria, BC V9C 0H3

Gift Purchase:

  • Gift Purchase: If you are purchasing a Subscription as a *gift*, please provide the recipient’s email address. Bonus: 1-year gift subscriptions are 15% off the regular subscription price. This option will soon be available for online payment; for now, please email to subscriptions@islandsocialtrends.com
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Thank you for subscribing. Journalism is made possible by the function of a thriving publishing industry.

Your subscriptions and advertisements help us ‘keep the lights on’, enabling the flow of news going out to everyone as an aspect of democracy.

Page last updated: January 29, 2022.


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