If you spend most of the year spoiling your grandkids, the time has finally come for a role reversal. With Grandparents' Day coming up on Sept. 9, kids of all ages are preparing to honor those in their life who have provided wisdom and guidance through the years.
Whether it's through a thoughtful card in the mail or an afternoon at the movies, it's nice to be appreciated. Many retailers and restaurants offer perks and money-saving offers to seniors year-round, and there's no better time than now to take advantage of these senior deals.
Fifteen of the Best Senior Deals Around:
Present your AARP membership card and get 20% off their check from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. at participating locations of Denny's. Plus, coffee is always $1 per person for members and their guests.
Enjoy 15% off on Wednesdays if you're 62 or older. Save an extra 10 to 15% everyday when you purchase a discount gift card to Kohl's.
Travelers 62 and older get 15% off adult rail fare for select destinations.
Get a free doughnut with purchase of a large or extra-large hot coffee when you show your AARP card.
Receive 20% off all food purchases for lunch and dinner when you sign up for the Senior Explorer VIP Card. Note the discount does not apply to beverages, half orders or food for anyone under the age of 60.
Patrons 60 and older get 20% off regular admission to AMC Theaters, and most locations offer discounts of up to 60% off to seniors on Tuesdays. Save up to 15% all the time when you use a discount gift card.
Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory
If you're 65 or older, you can get up to 20% off various confections at the popular chocolatier.
Shoppers 55 and older get an extra 10% off on Tuesdays.
Get 10% off your tasty order at TCBY. Must be 55 or older to qualify.
Visitors 55 and older get 10% off regular room rates plus extended check out times.
Guests 50 and older receive 10% off regular room rates while those 60 and older get 20 to 30 percent off reservations placed in advance.
AARP members get 15% off Hertz membership rates or 10% off standard rates.
Travelers 62 and older receive 15% off room rates.
Shoppers 50 and over get 20% off during the first Tuesday of each month.
Those 60 and older get $3 off any regular haircut.
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