As a Good Sam member, you gain access to members-only savings, as well as the following benefits: Save at Gander RV & Outdoors Members save up to 10% every day on all gear and services at Gander RV & Outdoors retail locations! Especially when they don’t respond in a timely manner. From Sept 2018 – Feb 2020 I called for 3 jumps and one flat tire (over the course of a year and half and 2 membership cycles.) This coverage helps you out if you have any medical issues on the road and cannot continue your trip. It sucks, but that’s how it works. You can save 20% on buying a pair of prescription glasses or prescription sunglasses using a Plus Membership. Please log in again. I (Kelly) have roadside assistance from them (mostly to test it) and have already had problems getting my welcome packet. RV manufacturers aren’t known for their stellar customer support, nor their high quality of product. They reserve the right to cancel for ANY reason…meaning if they feel you are using their service too much (more than 4xs EVER) they cancel you. Kelly Beasley is co-founder of Camp Addict and loves sharing her enthusiasm for the RVing lifestyle. Ugh. You get all the same benefits as the Auto + RV Standard Plan, but it also covers motorized RVs. The benefits include. (So would their current plummeted $8.50 stock.). For instance, every time you make a purchase of $500 at the store, you earn $10 with your Plus Membership. It just doesn’t fit into our lifestyle on the road. Have always had excellent customer service and fast response. If you truly want to save money camping, then boondocking is the way to go. Just curious as to the qualifications to be considered for transporting RV’s home for people. In fact, some of the places I was chatting with were called by GSRS. Have asked to get it three times now. Additionally, they cover permanent attachments such as awnings and antennas. Vacation Savings DREAM BIG. The basic Good Sam Club membership (which is so cheap at less than $20 per year) has a ton of benefits. However, if you already have a basic membership for $45, and want to upgrade to “Plus” you would only need to pay the difference to get it. Roadside assistance is simply an insurance product. Your story makes me not want GSRA. (We are assuming you bought an RV and were financed through Good Sam?) Sorry you had issues, but don’t expect a Good Sam Platinum plan to help. The free membership term is based on the number of years left on the service member’s military ID card. Plus membership is the best Sam’s Club value available. I’d be curious to know more about the two instances where you required their service. Slurring words, hard to understand, he couldn’t find me using the location app, so I worked to explain in words where we were… After 45 minutes, the agent finally seemed to understand where we were, and he was on the case. Finally, a mounty (is that what they are called?) About Good Sam Club. Camp Addict co-founder Marshall Wendler brings his technical expertise to help explain RV products in an easy to understand fashion. Good Sam has partnered with the U.S. affiliate of International Assistance Group, the largest network of medical assistance providers world-wide, to offer You emergency medical and travel assistance through Good Sam TravelAssist. Say you go to the hospital in an ambulance, Good Sam Travel Assist will tow your RV back to your home address. Heh. Before this, They were prompt, reliable and you always spoke to a live person…but if you have what they deem too many emergencies (4) over the course of 1 year and 5 months this is not for you. They only offer campground discounts at certain campgrounds that have ‘deals’ with them. Therefore, you will not need to purchase any additional memberships to enjoy the discounts at Camping World. Good Sam is a well-known provider of Roadside Assistance plans, particularly among RV enthusiasts. The Good Sam ESP is transferrable to a new owner, making a sale even more attractive. DIdn’t call back when they should have, all of it. (Knock on wood). Their plan brochure states the following: “Membership is subject to cancellation by either party at any time for any reason, upon written notification.” It sounds like Good Sam chose to exercise this clause in the contract. Hopefully you can laugh by now! My understanding is that private campgrounds, especially right now with the current world situation, are having no problem filling their sites so it doesn’t appear that those staying there share your opinion. Camp Addict is an Amazon Associate and earns from qualifying purchases. Do you mean one of the photos in this post? I paid for the best coverage because I am full time. Unfortunately, so does 2 start service. As in they felt like you wanted them to fix an issue with the rig, whereas they felt that should be an issue fixed by the dealer. It was the selected towing company. So, if you canât make it to the store or prefer getting your purchases delivered at your door, then Plus Membership is the right choice for you. The Good Sam Extended Service Plan is backed by an A-rated underwriter. It’s a crapshoot, really. I am looking to get one now! After two weeks I went in they told me it would be almost 3 months before it would be finished. I was still told over utilization and that those costs offset membership cost…well they set the membership cost. Wondering if you have an update? I will only use my credit union. Of course you have to qualify to get the card. Get RV Insurance from Good Sam. If there is no available company to respond to a service call then this would obviously delay service. Free shipping on most online items for primary and household members. Roadside Assistance is too important, it’s not a game. I rolled over, so I could get off the highway. Additional Plus benefits. So, for example, if you go to a Thousand Trails campground that is in the GS umbrella, do you get a discount, or do you have to be a member of Thousand Trails (or have another campground membership)? I am very upset and disappointed. But I can totally understand where there may be confusion as to what the plan should cover. The non-platinum roadside assistance plan will not cover motorhomes. David reading you a reply was refreshing. ???????? That makes it seem like there was a miscommunication as to what you wanted from them. Maybe I too am reading this wrong. Right off the bat, figuring out the Good Sam Roadside Assistance benefits was difficult. Thank you for pointing those things out. Yes, you have to pay extra for the roadside assistance and auto insurance if you choose to take advantage of those discounts, but there's quite a bit you get for "free" in your basic Good Sam RV club membership. Does Good Sam insurance cover damage to my rv furniture? The membership and membership card are issued in the name of the Member. They will drive it. They include brochures on their pages talking about programs that they don't really offer anymore, or that you have to call for, like the Platinum Complete Plan. Unfortunately that’s the nature of the beast when you are in the middle of nowhere. We spoke with with 5 different people and was on hold for hours. This is where we discuss the different discounts available. Hopefully you never use it, as that most likely means things went sideways. Interesting that they said they wouldn’t provide any technical assistance unless you purchased the RV from them. I just don't use the benefits enough to make it worth it. It coers you in ways that your medical insurance will not. Example Coupons - Good Sam Promo Codes as Below: Sign up at Good Sam and receive latest news, events, and promotions; Join and Receive a $25 Camping World Certificate With 2 Or 3 Year Membership The benefit of using this club is that they know RVing and RVs. They also give $60/day for up to 5 days for a rental car. All that said, we agree that Marcus would be very smart to take you up on your simple rule! I didn’t really find that my Good Sam came in handy. The Good Sam Extended Service Plan, which was designed for Good Sam by Affinity Brokerage, LLC, a Colorado surplus lines brokerage (Lic.