Affinity Program

Save Money & Help the HBASE

HBASE member businesses can participate in the Affinity Program by offering fellow members a discount on their products and/or services. In exchange for promotional benefits, the HBASE receives a kickback from the business based on the number of members that utilize the discounted item. If you’re an HBASE member and would like to join the program, call 605-361-8322.

Thanks to the following businesses for being a part of our Affinity Program! When you contact these businesses to take advantage of the discounts, be sure to tell them the HBASE referred you.


Higher Ground Consulting

Higher Ground Consulting is dedicated to helping individuals meet life challenges by providing professional life coaching services that are based on real world strategies to achieve healthy goals.
If your business is in a disagreement with another business or a client but going through the standard legal channels just seems too expensive and drawn out, mediation should be considered. This is when an unbiased third party acts as a facilitator to help both parties involved reach an agreement. As an HBASE member, you have access to a 10% discount on the standard hourly rate for mediation services through Higher Ground Consulting.

HBASE members and their employees receive a 15% discount on the standard hourly rates for professional life coaching. This focuses on helping individuals meet challenges and achieve their goals through a direct and motivational approach. Life Coaching can be conducted over the phone and the length of sessions can be adjusted. Some common issues that people come to Higher Ground Consulting wanting help with includes: Anxiety Issues, Depression, Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Procrastination, Anger/Conflict, Family Relationship Problems, Stress, Personal Growth, Grief/Loss, Parenting and Abuse Issues.

For more information, contact Ryan Ostgaard at 605-376-2749.


KW Enterprises / iTransact

Is your credit card processing system current EMV-compliant? Not sure what that even means? iTransact can help explain how this can impact your bottom line. After the October 1, 2015 deadline created by major U.S. credit card issuers MasterCard, Visa, Discover and American Express, the liability for card-present fraud will shift to whichever party is the least EMV-compliant in a fraudulent transaction.

Is your business paying too much for your credit card processing? iTransact can give you a safe and secure merchant statement review to see if they can save you money. HBASE members who take advantage of this free review will automatically receive a $50 gift card… no strings attached!

For more information, contact Kurt Whitesel at 605-357-7943.