Including other people makes it easier to spend less on everyday purchases.. Credit: Blend Images – KidStock
“Maybe you don’t feel like a senior, look like a senior, or act like a senior, or maybe you do. Either way—be sure to use age to your advantage.
“Numerous age-related discounts are available, such as discount days at your local grocery store, reduced pricing on matinee movies, and lower pricing on dinners at many restaurants.
“And don’t be shy about asking for a senior discount even if one isn’t advertised. Use humor, a smile, a wink, and try something like ‘I’ve seen a lot in my life at 55+. What do you say, would these laugh lines qualify me for 10% off?’”