The Retirees Association (TRA) Huntsville RETIRE-LINKS Page

This page has links to retirement info websites and other possibly useful information.
Send your suggestions to rjhoffman@yahoo.com or jtroy@troysig.com
Editor/Webmaster's Note
(Bob Hoffman)

Dare I suggest that you visit my own Retirement Tips and RV Stuff website? I've been adding to it since 1999, so I'd hope there might be something  worthwhile there. I've included a few relevant Retirement Planning links from my site below, but there's a lot more info on the website (e.g. How Much Do I Need? Working While Wandering; Ways to Retire Early; Unretirement Tips; and more)
AND, if you'd like to read about retiring in the UK ...
Retiree and Medical Service Sources

Eldercare government locator 1 800 677-1116  https://eldercare.acl.gov/Public/Index.aspx
Medicare - to enroll 1 800 772-1213
Northrop Grumman Benefits Center  www.benefits.northrop-grumman.com
then: Retiree Connection   or 800 894-4194
Health benefits, pensions, savings, report ad death
State Health Insurance Programs (SHIP) 1 800 MEDICARE 
Shown in your Medicare and You Handbook
Social Security Services available  1-800 772-1213

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AARP see Uniited Health Care
Fall Prevention : https://cnafreetraining.com/additional-resources/fall-prevention/
Humana  Customer Care 1 800-281-6918 7-7 MF, 7 Days Oct 1-Feb14
Humana Rx  Customer Service 1 800 281-6918
Kaiser Permanente, entry:   Find Doctors and Locations
OneExchange see Towers Watson
Physician Selector Services  1-855 208 7221  week days
Towers Watson OneExchange   800 894-4194
United (RX) Health Care Medicare RxPlans Customer Service 1 888 389-6510
Members www.AARPMedicareRX.com
Uniited Health Care  Medicare Supplemental Plans 1-844-366-7037
Senior Discounts
(courtesy of Libby Jarvinen, July 2013
updated June 2016)

Some of these surprised me.
Remember, YOU must ASK for your discount ----
no ask, no discount.

RESTAURANTS:
Applebee's: 15% off with Golden Apple Card (60+)
Arby's: 10% off ( 55 +)
Ben & Jerry's: 10% off (60+)
Boston Market: 10% off (65+)
Burger King: 10% off (60+)
Carrabbas (20% Wed)
Chick-Fil-A: 10% off or free small drink or coffee ( 55+)
Chili's: 10% off ( 55+)
CiCi's Pizza: 10% off (60+)
Denny's: 10% off, 20% off for AARP members ( 55 +)
Dunkin' Donuts: 10% off or free coffee ( 55+)
Einstein's Bagels: 10% off baker's dozen of bagels (60+)
Golden Corral: 10% off (60+)
Hardee's: $0.33 beverages everyday (65+)
IHOP: 10% off ( 55+)
Jack in the Box: up to 20% off ( 55+)
KFC: free small drink with any meal ( 55+)
Krispy Kreme: 10% off ( 50+)
Long John Silver's: various discounts at locations ( 55+)
McDonald's: discounts on coffee everyday ( 55+)
Mrs. Fields: 10% off at participating locations (60+)
Outback (15% for AARP Mon-Thurs not booze)
Shoney's: 10% off
Sonic: 10% off or free beverage (60+)
Steak 'n Shake: 10% off every Monday & Tuesday ( 50+)
Subway: 10% off (60+)
Sweet Tomatoes: 10% off (62+)
Taco Bell : 5% off; free beverages for seniors (65+)
TCBY: 10% off ( 55+)
Tea Room Cafe: 10% off ( 50+)
Village Inn: 10% off (60+)
Waffle House: 10% off every Monday (60+)
Wendy's: 10% off ( 55 +)

RETAIL & APPAREL :
Banana Republic: 30% off ( 50 +)
Bealls: 20% off first Tuesday of each month ( 50 +)
Belk's: 15% off first Tuesday of every month ( 55 +)
Big Lots: 30% off
Bon-Ton Department Stores: 15% off on senior discount days ( 55 +)
C.J. Banks: 10% off every Wednesday (50+)
Clarks : 10% off (62+)
Dress Barn: 20% off ( 55+)
Goodwill: 10% off one day a week (date varies by location)
Hallmark: 10% off one day a week (date varies by location)
Kmart: 40% off (Wednesdays only) ( 50+)
Kohl's: 15% off (60+)Modell's Sporting Goods: 30% off
Rite Aid: 10% off on Tuesdays & 10% off prescriptions
Ross Stores: 10% off every Tuesday ( 55+)
The Salvation Army Thrift Stores: up to 50% off ( 55+)
Stein Mart: 20% off red dot/clearance items first Monday of every month ( 55 +)

ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT ;:
AMC Theaters: up to 30% off ( 55 +)
Busch Gardens Tampa, FL: $13 off one-day tickets ( 50 +)
Carmike Cinemas: 35% off (65+)
U.S. National Parks: $10 lifetime pass; 50% off additional services including camping (62+)
Regal Cinemas: 50% off
Ripley's Believe it or Not: @ off one-day ticket ( 55 +)
SeaWorld, Orlando , FL : $3 off one-day tickets ( 50 +)
GROCERY :
Kroger: 10% off (date varies by location)
Publix: 5% off every Wednesday ( 55 +)

TRAVEL :
Airlines:
Alaska Airlines: 50% off (65+)
American Airlines: various discounts for 50% off non-peak periods (Tuesdays - Thursdays) (62+)and up (call before booking for discount)
Continental Airlines: no initiation fee for Continental Presidents Club & special fares for select destinations
Southwest Airlines: various discounts for ages 65 and up (call before booking for discount)
United Airlines: various discounts for ages 65 and up (call before booking for discount)
U.S. Airways: various discounts for ages 65 and up (call before booking for discount)

Rail:
Amtrak: 15% off (62+)

Bus:
Greyhound: 15% off (62+)
Trailways Transportation System: various discounts for ages 50+

Car Rental:
Alamo Car Rental: up to 25% off for AARP members
Avis: up to 25% off for AARP members
Budget Rental Cars: 40% off; up to 50% off for AARP members ( 50+)
Dollar Rent-A-Car: 10% off ( 50+) Enterprise Rent-A-Car: 5% off for AARP members Hertz: up to 25% off for AARP members
National Rent-A-Car: up to 30% off for AARP members

Overnight Accommodations:
Holiday Inn: 20-40% off depending on location (62+)
Best Western: 40% off (55+)
Cambria Suites: 20%-30% off (60+)
Waldorf Astoria - NYC $5,000 off nightly rate for Presidential Suite (55 +)
Clarion Motels: 20%-30% off (60+)
Comfort Inn: 20%-30% off (60+)
Comfort Suites: 20%-30% off (60+)
Econo Lodge: 40% off (60+)
Hampton Inns & Suites: 40% off when booked 72 hours in advance
Hyatt Hotels: 25%-50% off (62+)
InterContinental Hotels Group: various discounts at all hotels (65+)
Mainstay Suites: 10% off with Mature Traveler's Discount (50+); 20%-30% off (60+)
Marriott Hotels: 25% off (62+)
Motel 6: Stay Free Sunday nights (60+)
Myrtle Beach Resort: 30% off ( 55 +)
Quality Inn: 40%-50% off (60+)
Rodeway Inn: 20%-30% off (60+)
Sleep Inn: 40% off (60+)

CELL PHONE DISCOUNTS :
AT&T: Special Senior Nation 200 Plan $19.99/month (65+)
Jitterbug: $10/month cell phone service ( 50 +)
Verizon Wireless: Verizon Nationwide 65 Plus Plan $29.99/month (65+).

MISCELLANEOUS:
Bed Bath and Beyond (10% mailed)
Great Clips: $8 off hair cuts (60+)
Supercuts: $8 off haircuts (60+)

Remember ---- YOU must ASK for your discount ---- no ask, no discount.
Click graphic below for great deals on prescriptions!