Don’t think of getting older in a negative light. Reaching senior citizen status can actually have a lot of perks. You can spoil the grandkids then send them back home. You can spend your time playing golf instead of trimming the hedges. You can also take advantage of senior discounts almost everywhere you go. Save your pennies by asking for the following discounts in Chicago.
- Walgreens: No insurance coverage? Sign up to become a Walgreens Prescription Savings Club member and receive special discounts off thousands of brand-name and generic medications.
- Kmart: Enroll for free for the Prescription Savings Club at Kmart and get $10 back in points for every five prescriptions filled. Use your points to shop at any Sears or Kmart store.
- CVS Pharmacy: ExtraCare Pharmacy & Health Rewards at the CVS Pharmacy allow you to earn rewards for your prescription programs. Membership is free and rewards can be used on most items in the store.
- Dunkin’ Donuts: Are you an AARP member? If so, ask for a free donut with the purchase of a large hot coffee at Dunkin’ Donuts.
- Golden Corral: At Golden Corral, seniors age 60+ receive 10% off their orders.
- White Castle: Grab a slider or other scrumptious menu item at White Castle and receive 10% off your orders. Available to seniors 62+.
- Applebees: Applebees gives seniors 10 to 15% off every visit.
- Dairy Queen: Craving a sweet treat? At Dairy Queen, seniors receive 10% off.
- Wendy’s: Wendy’s customers age 55+ can get 10% off their order.
- Ponderosa Steakhouse: Ponderosa Steakhouse has a special Seniors’ Menu featuring special prices on select items.
- McDonalds: McDonalds offers senior discounts on coffee
- KFC: Receive a small drink with any meal if you’re 55+.
- Subway: Grab your favorite sub and receive 10% off your order if you’re age 60+.
- Taco Bell: At Taco Bell, seniors get 5% off or a free beverage.
- Outback Steakhouse: AARP members can save 15% off their entire check at the Outback Steakhouse.
- Arbys: Head to Arby’s for 10% off for seniors 55+.
- Denny’s: Denny’s 55+ Menu features an array of delicious options all at discounted prices.
- IHOP: The 55+ Menu at IHOP features popular menu options served all day long.
- Cici’s Pizza: Cici’s Pizza offers seniors 60+ a 10% discount.
- Burger King: At Burger King, seniors age 60+ receive 10% off, in addition to discounts on coffee and soft drinks.
Apparel & Retail
- Kohls: Find the latest fashions at Kohls and ask about their 15% off on Wednesdays for shoppers 55+.
- Bon-Ton: Bon-Ton Department Stores offers the 55+ crowd 15% off on senior discount days.
- Dress Barn: For 55+ shoppers at Dress Barn, a discount of 10% off is available once per week.
- Banana Republic: Banana Republic offers seniors age 62+ 10% off.
- Marshalls: Marshalls gives senior shoppers 10% off on Tuesdays.
- J. Banks: Receive 10% off every Wednesday if you’re 60+.
- Michaels: At Michaels, seniors receive 10% off by presenting a coupon.
- Clark’s: Clark’s offers seniors 62+ a 10% discount.