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Are You Ready To Save? Co-op Connections Card

Deep East Texas Electric Cooperative’s commitment to you goes beyond providing safe, reliable and affordable electricity.  We’re always looking for ways to provide value to our members and our community, especially during tough economic times.  As a member of Deep East Texas Electric Cooperative, you may receive the Co-op Connections card. If you have not received your card, please contact DETEC at 936-229-4000 or 1-866-392-2547.

What is the Co-op Connections card?

The Co-op Connections Program is a discount card made available to you because Deep East Texas EC is a Touchstone Energy Cooperative. The card is a benefit offered to members at no cost.  

What kind of savings can I expect from using the card at participating locations?

The card connects you with discounts on items and services including prescription drugs, eyewear, online shopping, rental cars and hotel stays.



By using your Co-op Connections card, you will receive a 10 to 85 percent discount on prescription drugs at more than 60,000 national and regional pharmacy chain stores including CVS, Walgreens, Walmart, Target and many more. In addition, most local pharmacies are also participating in the program.

Dental care

Save 20 to 40 percent on most dental services including orthodontics, periodontics and endodontics at participating providers.  


Get 20 to 60 percent savings on eyewear at participating providers.

Hearing aids

Discount of 35 percent off hearing aid prices at Newport Audiology Center locations.

Lab work and imaging

Savings of 10 to 60 percent off usual charges for MRIs, CTs and other lab procedures at participating providers.


Take advantage of 30 to 50 percent savings on diagnostic services and treatments at participating providers.

Online shopping

Big savings when you shop online from a variety of retailers, printable coupons for groceries that are updated daily, and an amazing Internet mall where you can enjoy cash-back rewards and exciting savings!

Retail and travel savings

In addition, members can enjoy discounts at many common retailers such as pet care products at 1-800-PetMeds, office supplies at Office Depot and much more! The Co-op Connections card also offers savings on a variety of hotel accommodations, rental cars and entertainment tickets. 

Local deals

Deep East Texas EC will also be working with local businesses to establish discounts. We hope local businesses participating in the Co-op Connections Program benefit from
increased traffic from DETEC members. Businesses can sign 
up for the program at no cost!

For more information, contact DETEC’s Co-op Connections card coordinator at (936) 229-3907

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