In your retirement years, there is time to go see a matinee movie, to take adult college courses, to visit the zoo, and so much more. But if you’re living on a fixed budget, you have to save your pennies. Fortunately for those in Idaho, there are numerous deals available that chop the prices on your favorite things. Here are the 10 best senior discounts in the state!
Avis car rental has partnered with AARP to offer 10-25 percent discounts on all domestic and international vehicles. Seniors are also eligible for free or discounted upgrades, including on GPS and unlimited mileage.
The Flicks Theater in downtown Boise, Idaho, offers a substantial senior discount on all movies. Typical showings cost $9.50, but the static senior discount for those who are 65-years-old or older brings the price down to $7.50.
LensCrafters is proud to offer AARP members significant discounts on their frames, lenses, and contacts. Take advantage of deals up to 30-40 percent off, including discounts on transition lenses.
Boise State University offers senior discounts to seniors 60 years-old and older. Classes with available seats can be attended for $5 per credit hour and a $20, semester-based registration fee. This does not include any special fees for workshops or lab fees.
Traveling for the holidays? Don’t want to get stuck on your son or daughter’s extra couch? Consider staying in a Hyatt hotel. Participating locations throughout the state offer up to 50 percent discounts on their daily room rate.
Every Monday, Stein Mart’s preferred customers receive a coupon for a significant discount in their email. Sign up for their preferred program at the attached link for free and start raking up the savings. The typical discount is around 20 percent.
When was the last time you went to the zoo? Chances are you can’t remember, and if that’s correct, then it’s high time you went for a visit. Seniors 62 years-old and older can get in for only $4.50—less than a morning trip to Starbucks.
Savers, one of the biggest chain thrift stores in the world, has locations in Boise and Nampa, Idaho. The Boise store offers a 30 percent discount on all of their apparel, books, and miscellaneous other goods every Tuesday for seniors.
Michael’s honors our seniors every day with a static 10 percent discount on almost everything in their stores. Whether you’re already a crafter or picking up a new hobby, why not stop into the local Michael’s to take advantage of this discount today?
Next time you go grocery shopping, consider stopping by the local Fred Meyer. With multiple locations throughout the state, it’s a perfectly good opportunity to take advantage of their Tuesday senior discount days. Many other groceries have discounts, too, if a Fred Meyer isn’t close enough for you to travel.