Member Offers & Discounts
  • AbleDocs

    5% off Made to Tag and a 15% Discount on Remediation Services

    With over 20 different product and service offerings, AbleDocs is the worldwide leader in PDF accessibility.

    RGD Members save 5% on the one-time purchase of the Made to Tag software, along with a free one-hour walkthrough of the tool upon purchase.

    AbleDocs is the only company in the world to guarantee the compliance of every file produced. RGD Members save 15% on their remediation services.

  • Accessibility Services Canada

    15% Discount on Training & Webinars
    Accessibility Services Canada is the leader in accessibility training. They offer regular live webinars and workshops, as well as client requested training on web and document accessibility. In addition, they always have On-Demand webinars and free accessibility resources, tips and guides available. RGD Members are able to get 15% off all live, group, and On-Demand webinars and 10% off website accessibility re-audits. 
  • Applied Arts

    Savings on Subscriptions & Award Entries


    Professional Members have two savings options:

    • 1-Year Print & Digital Subscription for $30
    • 1-Year Print & Digital Subscription with 1 free entry into the Applied Arts Awards (regular entry fee is $85) for $40

    Student Members:

    • 1-Year Print & Digital Subscription with 1 free entry into the Applied Arts Awards (regular entry fee is $85) for $30


    Applied Arts explores the strategic and cultural forces driving creativity in Canada and features the resulting work—whether groundbreaking, unusual or otherwise exceptional. The magazine is written for, and by, thought leaders and emerging talents in the visual communications field.

  • Azure

    Savings on Subscriptions

    AZURE is an award-winning magazine dedicated to contemporary architecture and design.

    Each issue delivers the latest in groundbreaking architecture, commercial interiors and residential projects; curated collections of the most innovative product designs and building materials; and influential trends that are driving the industry forward.

    RGD members receive a 1-Year Print + Digital subscription or a 1-year Print-Only subscription for $25! Visit the Members-Only section for the discount code.
  • DeSerres

    10% Discount
    RGD Members receive a 10% discount on selected regular-price products. You also accumulate points (1 point for every dollar spent) that can be use to purchase any product in store.
    Other perks you’ll enjoy:
    - 100 bonus points when you activate your card
    - 2% cash-back reward (in points) on all your purchases, which can be used to purchase
    any product in store
    - Personalized offers and exclusive promotions
    - Sneak peek at new products

    To accept this invitation and learn more about the benefits of our Creative Club for associations, simply show your hard copy or digital membership card next time you visit one of our stores to receive your Creative Club membership card. Last but not least, visit our Website to activate your card using your email address.
  • .design domain

    Free Domain for 1 Year

    design is a branding revolution. If you're still using a .com web domain and your old Gmail address, you're missing an opportunity to ensure that your personal presentation is as polished and professional as your work! The new .design domain extension is proud to partner with RGD to bring you As a Member, you can register a .design domain name, matching email address, and easy Weebly website builder free for an entire year, plus receive the lowest annual renewal costs anywhere

  • Extensis

    15% off on Extensis Suitcase FusionTeamSync and Connect

    Now is the perfect time to get a handle on font management with the new version of Suitcase Fusion! Designed for modern creatives, Suitcase Fusion and TeamSync will organize your fonts, save you time and ultimately supercharge your workflow. Additionally, Extensis has introduced a new workspace for creatives to search for, find, collaborate, and share assets like images, documents, and videos - Extensis Connect! — and now all RGD members will receive a 15% discount on Extensis Suitcase Fusion, TeamSync and Extensis Connect!

  • FunctionFox

    Free 14-Day Demo + 15% Subscription Discount

    Canadian company FunctionFox is the leading choice of creative professionals when it comes to timesheet and project management software. FunctionFox is offering all RGD Members a free 2-week software demo, plus 15% off your first 1-month; 3-month; 6-month or 1-year subscription.

  • General Assembly

    $500 off Part-Time Courses & 25% off Workshops

    Today’s complex, global economy requires a skilled workforce that can leverage technology to fuel success. General Assembly’s robust suite of courses includes all the fundamental pillars of innovation to give individuals and teams several options for growth and development. They offer programs in web development, data science and analysis, user experience design, digital marketing, product management, and more. RGD Members save $500 on Part-Time Online Courses and 25% on Paid Online Workshops.


  • GoodLife Fitness Clubs

    45% Discount Program

    RGD members receive 45% off regular rates for gym memberships at GoodLife Fitness (valid at locations across Canada). The cost is now $399 plus HST for a 12 month period (rates subject to change).

  • Mitchell Sandham

    Discounts on Liability Insurance

    Specializing in custom insurance packages for graphic designers, Mitchell Sandham has a unique understanding of the risks and exposures designers face on a daily basis. Coverages can include Professional Liability (Errors & Omissions Liability), Commercial General Liability and Property Coverage. Mitchell Sandham has enhanced the insurance offerings for RGD Members both in terms of price and coverage. With a new online quoting website, Members are now able to get a quote at their own convenience and have the option of purchasing the insurance and receiving the policy documents instantly.

  • RGD Members receive a 15% discount on all Fall 2021 courses being offered through the OCADU School of Continuing Studies. Click here to learn about the many available courses.
  • Offscreen Magazine

    10% off subscriptions for RGD Members 
    Offscreen celebrates the human side of technology and the web. As a slow counterbalance to the fast-paced, buzzword-heavy tech coverage online, our magazine explores critical perspectives on technology through earnest conversations. We ask crucial questions about how we shape technology and how technology shapes us.
  • RIPPLE OF CHANGE is a magazine built to inspire social action by giving a voice to stories that need to be heard. 
    In its pages, readers are immersed through in-depth features and engaging photography, transporting them to the frontlines of humanitarian work and social change happening around the world. With every article, readers are offered ways to take action and get involved in issues surrounding the topics of land, activism, identity, health and education. RGD Members get 10% off their order. 
  • Stocksy

    20% Discount
    Stocksy United is a Canadian art-forward, royalty-free stock photography + footage agency founded on creative integrity and respect for artists. With their exceptionally high curation standards, discovering unique, beautifully authentic imagery is effortless. Explore Stocksy’s collection of exclusive imagery and easily find the perfect assets for attention-grabbing projects. Receive 20% off your first 5 licenses purchased in 2021.
  • Swipe

    10% Discount

    RGD members receive 10% off regularly-priced books at Swipebooks on Advertising & Design located at 401 Richmond St. W., #121, Toronto. 1.800.56.SWIPE.

  • TD Insurance

    Discounts on Home, Auto, Travel & Tenant Insurance

    Through the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Program, RGD Members can enjoy preferred rates on home, condo, auto, travel and tenant insurance. Take advantage of preferred group rates, enhanced coverage and flexible limits. Click here to learn more.