Long gone are the days of hunting for the “early bird discount” sign to snag a great deal. For most of these deals you don’t even have to be a senior.. they’re for anyone 55 and up! You’ll be surprised at how many ways you can save serious cash!
Here are the very best discounts and ways to save money for seniors
1. Dine Out Dirt Cheap
Many restaurants offer discounts, ranging from 5%-15% as well as a reduced price coffee or soft drink! Here’s just a small sample of the many restaurants that offer senior discounts. Be sure to ask before you order!
Applebee’s 10%-15% off on your meal if you are 55 or older. Arby’s 10% discount for those over 55. Bob Evans Senior Menu for those 55 and older. Boston Market 10% discount for seniors 65 and older.Burger King 10% discount for those 60 and older. Carl’s Jr. 10% discount on meal or drink. Chick-fil-A Free small drink or coffee plus a 10% discount for those 55 and older. Chili’s Grill and Bar 10% discount for seniors 55 and older.Del Taco 10% discount or a free drink for customers 55 and over. Hardees Small drinks are 33 cents with the purchase of a meal for those 65 and older. Jack in the Box Seniors 55 and older can save 20%. Kentucky Fried Chicken Free small drink with the purchase of a meal for those 55 and older. Long John Silvers Discounts vary by location for those 55 and older. McDonald’s Discounted coffee and soft drink for customers over 55. Popeye’s 10% discount or a free drink for customers 55 and older. Sonic 10% discount or a free drink for seniors 55 and over. Subway 10% discount. Taco Bell A free drink for seniors or 5% off to seniors 65 and older. Wendy’s 10% discount on your purchase if you are over 55. Whataburger Offers a free drink or a 10% discount. White Castle 10% discounts for customers 62 and over.
2. Boost Your Social Security by $570 a month
According to the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, over 97% of Americans do not receive the maximum amount of Social Security benefits allowed by law. In many cases, Americans are forgoing over $150,000 in lifetime benefits—an astronomical figure for any social class. Could you use some additional cash on your social security? There is one simple way to ensure you receive all of the money you are entitled to, and it all starts with one word all seniors can use today to boost their benefits.
3. Save $4,264 On Your Mortgage in Just 60 Seconds
The greatest mortgage reduction program in US History is set to expire in 2018, but the banks have been keeping this a secret! When senior homeowners visit the HARP approval Website, they may be surprised to find out they qualify for a plan that offers them shockingly low interest rates and reduced mortgage payments. This government program was passed to help the middle class seniors reduce their monthly payments by as much as $4,264 each year.
4. Tap Into Tax Free Retirement…For Only 5 Bucks!
“(It gives) tax advantages far beyond those available to middle-income people through a 401(k) or IRA.”- Wall Street Journal
People are absolutely raving about the ideas in Ted Benna’s newest book about tax free retirement. Ted, the father of the 401k, has so many invaluable tips in this book like how to join the Senior Homeowners’ Reward program created by the FHA. This program allows some seniors to collect between $575 and $2,200 in tax-free income! He also teaches seniors how to earn 37 to 62 times more on your money thanks to a secret, tax-free “account”. Even better news? He’s giving away his book for free! There are only a limited amount of books available. See if you can still get one here.
5. Claim Your 14 Day Sample Of This Revolutionary Joint Formula
If you’ve been struggling with joint aches, this is the discount is just for you. A lot of options don’t give you fast relief, but there’s one revolutionary solution that has saved a nation of seniors. It’s created by a leading Ivy-league doctor and has clinically studied ingredients to soothe joints in as little as 7 days.
It’s called Instaflex Advanced—the #1 joint formula in GNC. Seniors love this formula because studies show it’s 2x stronger than “chondroitin + glucosamine HCl” and delivers increasing benefits over 90 days of use. You also only need to take one tiny Instaflex capsule a day; no more mountains of horse pills.)
Right now, you can claim a 14-day sample of this top-selling formula.
6. Start Receiving Your Monthly Freedom Checks
Thousands of seniors are now taking advantage of “Freedom Checks” which make social security and other government programs look like pennies. These are monthly payouts (in addition to your social security) thanks to a program that authorizes 568 agencies across the country to dole out this money. Depending on the size of your claim with these agencies…you could be looking at a very large payday. Click here to see if you are a senior that qualifies to start collecting freedom checks.
7. Keep In Touch and Keep Your Cash
T-mobile is the perfect option for seniors who love to chat and stay in touch often. With the 55+ unlimited plan, seniors can talk and text for just 59/month.
AT&T offers AARP members 10% off their monthly services charges and 15% off eligible accessories.
If you’re looking for a simpler plan, for just pennies….then Virgin Mobile, Republic or Cricket might be the way to go. Virgin has plans as low as just $1/ month.
You can check out more plans here
8. Travel In Style on a Budget
Rent a car from Avis, with your AARP card and save 10-25%. You’ll get free unlimited miles with most rentals, and a waiver for a second-driver fee. Hertz has a “Baby Boomer” deal for anyone aged 50 or over. Just enter code CDP# 2007815 when you book to receive a discount. If you’re taking your own car, make sure you’re all tuned up at your local Jiffy Lube — many of the franchise locations offer various senior discounts, you’ll want to call ahead to double-check with your branch. Rather take the bus? Greyhound offers passengers ages 62 and over a 5% discount on their fares.
9. Improve Your Knowledge of Technology…Completely Free
In a recent Forbes article, financial advisor Matthew Murawski recommended seniors buy Bitcoin as a birthday or Christmas gift for their grandkids and nephews as a cool investment gift. But this free presentation does a great job explaining the technology behind bitcoin…and how it could be even more important for you to understand and consider investing in this technology. You can learn more and watch the free presentation here.