99 Ways to Save!

Posted on 07/22/2010 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

Money & SavingsEveryone is trying to save money anywhere they can these days, while still doing all the things they love, like traveling and indulging in your favorite foods and restaurants. (I personally can’t wait for the coupon section each Sunday!) AARP Bulletin has a great list of 99 Great Ways to Save – with tips that you might not have thought of on your own! Check them out…and here is a sampling of a few good ones: Saving on Fuel: For … Discounts!

Posted on 03/9/2010 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

Money & SavingsToday, AARP announced its latest member discount – and this one is very cool, especially if you need a break from cooking…who isn’t looking for a good deal on an evening out of the house these days? AARP and have teamed up to bring an exclusive discount to AARP members on the 25,000 daily gift certificate options offered on – how cool is that?! Check out the new AARP Restaurant Discount Center at for the lowdown. Once …

U.S. Forest Service: No More Discounts for Older Campers

Posted on 01/26/2010 by |Archived Contributor | Comments

TravelA new proposal by the U.S. Forest Service is calling for an end to the 40-year long discount benefits older Americans and people with disabilities have been able to use when camping. Lifetime passes older folks and people with disabilities are given cut their camping fees by 50 percent. Reasons being that the number of older people are growing in a struggling economy, this new proposal suggests that these discounts be decreased to merely 10 percent. The public has until …