Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked QuestionsHow do I join the Nonfiction Authors Association?

Please visit our Join page and choose a membership level. Basic membership is free, and Authority membership is $19 per month or $190 per year. Authority members receive access to our forum, teleseminar recordings, weekly book marketing homework and checklists, worksheets and exclusive content, publishing Q&A calls, discounts to the Nonfiction Writers Conference and the Nonfiction Book Awards, bonus downloads, and other benefits.

What if I don’t use Paypal?

Paypal is NOT required to join! When you are taken to the Paypal payment screen, notice a small link at the bottom of the page that says: Not a Paypal user? Pay by credit card. Click on that link and you can pay with your card instead.

How do I change my password?

You can change your password at any time here.

How do I set up a NEW public profile?

If you have trouble setting up your profile initially, here’s how to get it started. Once you login to the site, you will see a “Member Pages” menu in the upper right sidebar. Click on NFAA Members Home Page > Set up Your Author Profile.

How do I revise my public profile?

You will need to locate your profile in the member directory to make changes. Make sure you are logged in to the site, and then click on the Member Directory menu at the top or in the right sidebar. Locate your profile and once displayed, click on the Edit button.

How do I access the teleseminar recordings and other Authority member benefits?

Only Authority Members have access to the forum, and to recordings of our teleseminars. Recordings, bonus downloads, and other benefits for Authority members can be found on the NFAA Member Page.

How do I upgrade to become an Authority Member?

Go to the Join page, and choose your payment option (monthly or yearly). Once your payment is processed, you will have access to premium features.

Is membership in NFAA tax deductible?

No, membership is not tax deductible since we are not a non-profit, though it may still be considered an educational business expense. Please speak with your accountant for advice!

How do I update my credit card?

Note: you must have a PayPal account for this option.

Log in to your PayPal account.
Click Wallet at the top of the page.
Click the card you want to update.
Click Edit.
Enter the new expiration date and the last 3-digit security code (CSC) on the back of the card.
Click Save.

How do I cancel my membership?

You can cancel your membership at any time. This is done through your Paypal account. Here are the steps:

1. Login to Paypal
2. Click on “Profile”
3. Under “Financial Information,” click on “Preapproved Payments.”
4. Click on the link for the pre-approved payment to Stephanie Chandler Enterprises, LLC and follow the instructions to cancel payments immediately.

Note that once you cancel your paid membership, you will immediately lose access to all premium features on the website including teleseminar recordings, weekly homework, discounts, etc.

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