Check out the Best Perks for Seniors in Each State that you might not know about.
The car-rental chain's Senior Circle promotion offers discounts to those age 50 and over, and AARP members get up to 25 percent off.
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Senior tickets for moviegoers 60 and up cost less than regular admission at AMC movie theaters.
Hop aboard ... Amtrak travelers (62+) years of age and over can receive a 15 percent discount on the lowest available rail fare on most Amtrak trains. On cross-border services operated jointly by Amtrak and VIA Rail Canada, a 10 percent senior discount applies.
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AARP members eager to dig deep into their roots get a 30 percent price cut on an annual subscription (regularly $299) to Ancestry World Explorer.
The AT&T Senior Nation plan gives customers 65 and up 200 minutes of calls for $29.99 a month. AARP members can receive a 10 percent discount on the monthly service charge of qualifying wireless plans and a 15 percent discount on eligible accessories.
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Who wants to go to Reno? If you're an AARP member, this Reno resort will give you 10 percent off your stay.
AARP members can save up to $10 to $25 off base rates for car rental at participating locations in the United States and Canada.
Room rates drop at least 10 percent or more at Best Western for AARP members and guests 55 and up when reserving online or with a company representative.
Fans of fresh fish and wood-grilled meats who also belong to AARP get to enjoy their meal, minus alcoholic beverages, at a 10 percent savings at Bonefish Grill.
AARP members can save $65 on an economy ticket or $200 on a business-class seat for any flight to London, Europe, Asia, Middle East, or Africa through 2020.
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If shrimp and down-home Southern-style cooking sounds like dinner, AARP members can cash in on a 10 percent discount, excluding alcoholic beverages, at Bubba Gump Shrimp Company.
Signing up for Burkes' loyalty secures a 15 percent discount for customers 50 and over each Monday.
If you're an AARP member, Budget offers a free upgrade on your rental car, a waived additional-driver fee, vehicle insurance, and 24-hour roadside assistance, as well as discounts up to 25 percent off rental rates.
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Like seafood? Captain D's has a “Happy Wednesday Offer” that gives seniors 62 and up a choice of 8 meals plus a drink for $4.99 or less. The deal varies by location.
At Carrabba's Italian Grill, AARP members can save 10 percent off their entire dining bill every day (excluding alcohol, applicable taxes, and gratuity).
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Choice Hotels, which includes Quality Inn, Sleep Inn, and Comfort Inn, shaves room fees up to 10 percent for AARP members or travelers age 60 and older. Advance reservations required.
The Claim Jumper chain of restaurants offers all-day early bird specials to seniors. AARP members get an extra 10 percent discount.
Consumer Cellular's deal for AARP members includes a 5 percent discount on usage and monthly fees and a 30 percent discount on select accessories.
If you're 60 or older and always wanted to attend an Ivy League school, Cornell will let you take classes at a discounted rate for no credit during its summer program. In fact, many schools offer seniors free or cheap classes.
Denny's offers 15 percent off for all AARP members and also a special menu with lower prices for guests 55 and older.
There are discounts, but they vary by location.
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This Mexican food chain offers diners 60 and older a 10 percent discount up to a maximum value of $1.
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This Pacific Northwest superstore offers shoppers 55 and older 10 to 15 percent off depending on the department on the first Tuesday of the month.
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This service will give AARP members 20 percent off of their order or $20 off an order of $79.99 or more.
Seniors eat for $4.99 and get a drink for $1.89. However, you have to show ID to confirm you're over 60.
The online eyeglasses company Glasses.com offers AARP member a 25 percent discount on purchases over $200, free basic lenses, or 25 percent off lens upgrades. Free shipping and shipping and returns are available for AARP members, and they can get free frame adjustments at LensCrafters.
This buffet chain offers reduced rates for seniors, including a 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. early bird special that includes drinks, but varies by location. You'll still have to prove you're over 60.
Goodwill offers senior discounts of 10-20 percent on select days of the week. Age requirements vary.
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AARP members enjoy a 15 percent discount on travel and lodging at the Grand Canyon Railway Hotel, including the RV park and a two-night "Canyon Explorer" package.
Greyhound lowers fares by 5 percent for bus passengers age 62 and older.
Supermarket chain Harris Teeter cuts prices 5 percent on Thursdays for customers who are at least 60 years old.
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Fruits, cheeses, crackers, baked goods, chocolates ... even just a bunch of Moose Munch for yourself seems like less of a splurge with a 20 percent AARP discount. AARP members can alternately get $20 off an order of $79.99 or more.
Hilton Worldwide offers AARP members 5 percent off stays at Hilton Hotels Resorts, DoubleTree, Hampton, Hilton Garden Inn, Waldorf Astoria, Embassy Suites, Conrad Hotels Resorts, and other properties owned by the hospitality chain.
Howard Johnson awards AARP members 10 percent discount off the best available rate at participating branded hotels.
This grocery chain is a regional favorite, and it offers 5 percent discount to customers with a senior discount card. However, that discount is only available on Wednesday ... with restrictions.
No need for a coupon at IHOP. A special menu of pancakes, eggs, omelets, sandwiches, chicken, pancakes, French toast, and more is already discounted for senior diners, starting at age 55.
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This sprawling hotel chain offers discounts on its non-discounted room rates to anyone age 62 and older. Rates vary by location.
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La Quinta Inns and Suites offers AARP members up to 10 percent off room rates, as well as discounts for guests 65 and older.
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AARP members can see their bill scaled back by 10 percent at this seafood chain.
LensCrafters marks down lenses and frame combos, including prescription sunglasses, by 30 percent for AARP members. Order a pair of Transitions lenses with a frame and save 40 percent.
Seniors can take advantage of discounts for live music if a senior discount is part of the ticket-type option.
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The movie chain's "Young at Heart Fridays" offer $6 admission to patrons age 60 and over for any show starting before 5:30 p.m.
Guests at Marriott hotels save at least 15 percent on room rates worldwide once they've reached the age of 62.
Seniors 55 and older can wake up a little easier at most McDonald’s with discounted coffee. Franchise participation may vary.
Designed to help global travelers with medical transportation, MedjetAssist offers AARP members discounts up to 20 percent.
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Seafood restaurant McCormick Schmick's gives AARP members 10 percent off food, non-alcoholic beverages, and retail merchandise for up to five guests.
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This West Virginia casino offers its ONE Club members a $50 room rate from Monday through Thursday, provided they're 50 or older.
All seniors 60 and older get a 10 percent price cut.
The bad news is that the $10 lifetime pass for those ages 62 and over now costs $80 (plus a $10 handling fee). The upside is that you still get into every national park for the rest of your life for that price, and you get a 50 percent discount on amenities like camping, swimming, and boat launches.
This Pacific Northwest grocery chain gives shoppers 65 and older a 10 percent discount every Wednesday.
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At Outback Steakhouse, seniors with an AARP membership get a 10 percent discount off the tab for lunch or dinner, minus alcoholic beverages, as long as the order isn't placed online. Some locations may not participate.
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The offsite airport parking service Park Ride Fly USA offers AARP members a discount of 12 percent. The reservation discount is available at 150 locations nationwide.
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Buttered, cheddar cheese, caramel, or chocolate-covered popcorn from The Popcorn Factory is a much better gift when it comes with a 20 percent discount (or $20 off purchases of $79.99 or more) for AARP members.
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Just about every public transportation system offers some kind of discount for seniors. However, in Portland, Oregon, the Trimet public transportation system considers seniors "honored citizens" who get half-price tickets per trip and pay just a third of the price of a monthly pass. Those who live in downtown Portland get unlimited free rides anywhere downtown for two years for just $10.
Food and non-alcoholic beverage costs are pared by 10 percent for AARP members at the Rainforest Café, a theme-restaurant chain with locations in 11 states.
Ramada hotel customers age 60 and older are entitled to 5 percent off on the best available rate at participating locations.
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Seniors 55 and up can get up to 10 percent off the best available rate on a hotel room, subject to availability.
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Regal movie theaters post special senior rates for patrons 60 and older.
With membership in the Wellness 65+ at Rite Aid, seniors 65 and older receive a 20 percent discount on non-prescription items the first Wednesday of the month.
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Seniors 55 and older can expect discounts up 50 percent off on items such as clothing at Salvation Army thrift stores on select days of the week. Ask your your local store for details.
AARP members get $10 off a complete pair of glasses. Eye exams are $55, too.
On Senior Wednesdays, discount admission is $6.50 to $7.50, and a soda and popcorn is $4.50 for anyone 60 and older.
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This meal delivery service just for seniors offers AARP members get 25 percent off their first healthy meal order of $99 or more. Members save 10 percent and get free shipping on all subsequent orders of $99 or more.
You can have steaks, ribs, hams, and other meats and seafood delivered to your door for a 20 percent discount if you're an AARP member.
Participating Super 8 hotels discount rooms by 10 percent off the best available rate for AARP members.
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AARP members age 50 and older get a 15 percent discount on in-store frozen yogurt and merchandise purchases. They also get 15 percent off discount for online gift card purchases.
Did you find a pair of glasses on sale for a decent price at Target. The discount retailer will knock off another $10 a complete pair of glasses for AARP members.
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Hot enough for you? AARP members get 10 percent off rooms and golf at this luxury resort.
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The president isn't against senior programs. His hotel chain (or at least the one his kids are running with his name on it) cuts 10 percent off room rates for AARP members and seniors 65 and older.
The airline offers special fares to those ages 65 and older, but also offers its Signature Service personal concierge and club lounge to those who need extra assistance.
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AARP members can save 5 percent on shipping and 15 percent on other eligible products and services at the UPS Store.
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The Nationwide 65 Plus program at Verizon Wireless entitles existing customers 65 and older to unlimited talk and text as well as 4G LTW data for $60 a month.
Wendy's leaves the decision about senior discounts to each franchise holder. The burger chain says most stores offer savings, so don't hesitate to ask.
AARP members and other seniors 55 and older can get discounts up to 20 percent on the first Tuesday of every month if they have a Walgreens Balance Rewards card.
Just need a car to occasionally get around for a few hours? Zipcar lets AARP members get an annual membership for a 43 percent discount and gives them $40 of free driving time. However, the $25 application fee bites into that benefit quite a bit.