Advertising Rates & Information

About the Magazine

Since 1950, the Journal of Government Financial Management (Journal) has been providing useful, in-depth information to decision-makers at all levels of government. A valuable research and information source, the Journal is published quarterly by AGA and is distributed to its membership of government financial professionals as well as libraries around the world.

  • Average Circulation: 14,250
  • Circulation: AGA members and subscribers. The majority of non-member subscribers are university libraries.
  • Annual Subscription Price: $110 in the continental U.S. and $125 elsewhere.

Audience

Journal readers are government financial managers in federal, state and local government as well as the private sector and academia, across the country and around the world.

 

Advertising Deadlines

Issue

Insertion Date

Materials Due Date

Publication

       
Fall 2018 July 2, 2018 Aug. 1, 2018 October 2018
Winter 2019 Oct. 1, 2018 Nov. 1, 2018 January 2019
Spring 2019 Jan. 2, 2019 Feb. 1, 2019 April 2019
Summer 2019 April 1, 2019 May 1, 2019 July 2019
Fall 2019 July 1, 2019 Aug. 1, 2019 October 2019
Winter 2020 Oct. 1, 2019 Nov. 1, 2019 January 2020

Advertising Rates

Corporate Partner, Government Agency and Educational Institution

1x

4x*

 
Back cover $4,950 $4,650  
Cover 2 $4,290 $3,645  
Cover 3 $3,690 $3,145  
Full page $2,970 $2,610  
1/2 horizontal $2,215 $1,980  
       

Non-Corporate Partner
Learn more about corporate partnership

1x

4x*

 
Back cover $5,490 $4,875  
Cover 2 $4,719 $4,010  
Cover 3 $4,285 $3,460  
Full page $3,267 $2,871  
1/2 horizontal $2,437 $2,178  
       

*Different ads may be submitted for each issue.

Mechanical Requirements

Spread w/ bleed 17" x 11 1/4"    
Spread 16 1/2" x 10 3/4"    
Full page w/ bleed 8 1/2" x 11 1/4"    
1/2 horizontal 7 1/4" x 4 7/8"    
       
Magazine trim size 8 1/4" x 10 3/4"    
Bleed 1/8" all sides    
Live area 7 1/4" x 9 3/4"    
Color 4 color (CMYK)    
Binding Saddle-stitched    
Line screen 175    
       

To avoid loss of copy as a result of binding or trimming, keep essential elements within the live area (at least 5/8" from the top, bottom and outer edges).

Terms and Policies

General

  • No cancellations will be accepted.
  • Payment for each ad is due within 30 days of the issue release date.
  • Any costs incurred by the Journal as a result of an advertiser not conforming to stated mechanical requirements will be billed to the advertiser.

Payment

  • Checks should be made payable to the Association of Government Accountants (AGA).
  • Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover cards are accepted.

Advertising Submission
Please email submissions to: journal@agacgfm.org

Advertising Deadlines

Mechanical Specifications

Advertisements and images for the Journal must be prepared for four-color process printing. Please provide your advertisement as a high-resolution PDF with bleed and crop marks. The recommended setting is PDF/X-1a (Acrobat Distiller or InDesign). You may also send as final art your collected InDesign files, including all image files, logos and true type fonts (no postscript fonts).

Images should be saved as TIFF and/or EPS files generated in PhotoShop or Illustrator. Images for color process should be CMYK only. All collected InDesign submissions must include a low resolution PDF composite of the entire article (including images) for reference. Send compressed/zipped files containing the original design file, images, fonts and PDF to journal@agacgfm.org. In the subject line of your email, please indicate the issue(s) your article is to appear in — spring, summer, fall or winter. For more information, please contact journal@agacgfm.org.