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By Team Trilogy |
Everyone loves saving money, and for seniors on a fixed income or those trying to spend less so they can enjoy retirement more, small discounts can really add up! Check out this list of popular senior discounts you can take advantage of – if you aren’t already.
 
Pharmacies
Walgreens and Rite Aid offer monthly senior discount days where prescriptions can be up to 20% off (if the senior is a member of their rewards program). Check with your local pharmacy to see when they offer their deals!
 
Cell Phone Discounts 
Verizon Wireless and AT&T subscribers over age 65 can receive a discount on mobile phone services. Find out which plan is right for you!
 
1-800-FLOWERS 
Seniors receive 20% off all purchases at 1-800-FLOWERS.com. They have flowers, chocolates and gifts for every occasion, so go ahead and send your loved ones a sweet surprise today!
 
Southwest Airlines 
Many flights offer senior fares to passengers over age 65. However, the senior fares are not always the cheapest, so be sure to shop around before making a purchase. Southwest Airlines’ senior fares are fully refundable. We’d start there!
 
Amtrak
Traveling soon? Seniors over age 62 can receive a 15% discount on the lowest available rail fare.
 
Hotel Chains 
Many hotels, including Hyatt, Hilton, Best Western, Days Inn, Ramada, Wyndham, etc. offer a 20% senior discount when booking rooms. Shop around for the best price for the best ratings. Don’t forget to ask if they have a pool!
 
ADT
Interested in a little more home security? Seniors receive 20% off installations or upgrades from this home security company.
 
But wait, there’s more!
Many restaurants, museums, department stores, movie theaters, amusement parks, etc. offer senior fares. Be sure to ask before you make your purchase if you are eligible for a discount!
 
Want more tips on how to be a smart spender? Check out Free4Seniors.com!
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