Over 55? Discounts?

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Over 55? Discounts?

When I was shopping recently at Harris Teeter I didn't know whether to be offended or jump across the counter and hug the cashier for giving me a seniors discount.  I never really thought that being 55 was considered a senior but, for some retail stores and restaurants, they offer discounts at 55 with an AARP membership and some without - you just need to show identification that you are 55 or older.  

I was talking to a colleague of mine this morning that is a year younger than I am (over 55) and he sent me a text of the line of people at Chick fil A and I asked him if it was seniors day, he didn't know, so I looked online and found out that Chick fil A offers 10% off to over 55 at some locations or a free refillable drink.  Then I looked for a list of places offering discounts and some require an AARP membership (which I have...smirk). 

We all work hard for our money and we've earned every penny of that discount, I say embrace the discount.  It's not that we're old after all!!



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June Piper Brandon - Agent with Century 21 New Millennium

June Piper Brandon - Agent with Century 21 New Millennium

Comments (5)

George Souto
George Souto NMLS #65149 FHA, CHFA, VA Mortgages - Middletown, CT
Your Connecticut Mortgage Expert

June I am over that age, so thank you for sharing the information.

Sep 15, 2021 12:04 PM
Ron and Alexandra Seigel
Napa Consultants - Carpinteria, CA
Luxury Real Estate Branding, Marketing & Strategy

Thank you for sharing this information with us June.  Wishing a delightful Wednesday evening. A

Sep 15, 2021 02:30 PM
John Pusa
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest - Glendale, CA
Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service

Hello June Piper-Brandon thank you for sharing very good post about over 55 discount.

Sep 15, 2021 03:15 PM
Kathy Streib
Room Service Home Staging - Delray Beach, FL
Home Stager - Palm Beach County,FL -561-914-6224

Hi June- what's hard is when you begin to get AARP info in the mail when you're not even 55.  I don't feel my age but the discounts are nice. 

Sep 15, 2021 06:17 PM
Roy Kelley
Realty Group Referrals - Gaithersburg, MD

It is always nice to receive a seniors discount. Sometimes, you have to ask for one.

Sep 16, 2021 07:45 AM