Advertising Rates

Thurston-Mason
Senior News

The information below in PDF format you can print out: Advertising Rates

Please print out the following Ad Insertion Agreement/Contract/Invoice and fill out the agreement and payment information. Then mail the document to the Senior News: PO Box 7624, Olympia, WA 98507.

 

The Senior News is an advocate on issues that are important to senior citizens and their families. It is also the only publication with affordable advertising rates for you to reach out to 16,000 seniors. As a result, you can be increasing your businesses by selling products and services directly to the senior citizens in our community.

The Senior News is published by the Thurston-Mason Council on Aging and is a Non-Profit 501(c)(3).

 

The Senior News is published monthly; circulation is 16,000. It is mailed free to seniors’ homes and distributed for pick-up all around Thurston and Mason counties — in senior centers, community centers, libraries, senior housing locations, and medical and dental offices.

Thank you for supporting this publication for our communities’ seniors!

Rate Card Effective Starting August 15, 2021

 

ADVERTISING CONTACT:
Charlie Kirry, Editor, Senior News
(360) 628-6692
E-mail: seniornews@integra.net
PO Box 7624, Olympia, WA 98507

ADVERTISING DEADLINE:
First day of each month.

PAYMENT DUE AT TIME OF INSERTION:
You may pay by check or debit/credit card.

DISPLAY ADVERTISING RATES
Complementary full color (process) for display ads ONLY.

Ad Insertion Frequency 1x 3x
Business Card – 2 columns x 2 inches $95 $90
Eighth Page – 2 columns x 4 inches $190 $180
Quarter Page – 2 columns x 8 inches
or – 4 columns x 4 inches
$375 $355
Half Page – 4 columns x 8 inches $730 $690
Full Page – 4 columns x 16 inches $1,350 $1,285
Open Rates, Per Column Inch $25/in. $22/in.

PREFERRED POSITIONS:

Based on a signed contract, paid at the time of insertion order.
Preferred positions include pages 1 (limited space, 20% upcharge),
2, 3, page (10%), space available.

MECHANICAL DIMENSIONS:
1 column    2 1/4 inches
2 column    4 7/8 inches
3 column    7 1/2 inches
4 column    9 3/4 inches
Gutter         1/4 inch
The live ad space of a page is 9.75” wide x 16” high.

ARTWORK SPECIFICATION AND PROCESS COLORS:
Art should be provided in correct size as a PDF with a minimum resolution of 300dpi.
The digital art should be prepared in CMYK preferably, unless the ad is black only.
Black text or black line art in a CMYK ad should be made as a 100% black layer, and not process color builds as black.

 

The above information in PDF format: Advertising Rates

Please print out the following Ad Insertion Agreement/Contract/Invoice and fill out the agreement and payment information. Then mail the document to the Senior News: PO Box 7624, Olympia, WA 98507.