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Perks for the 55 and older rider?

Old 04-13-19, 07:49 AM
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Here's a pretty good list of many of the bigger players that offer senior discounts. There are a lot on this list that I never even thought of.

https://www.theseniorlist.com/senior-discounts/
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Old 04-13-19, 08:38 AM
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If you are over 55 always ask for a senior discount. You will be amazed how many times you will save money.
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Old 04-15-19, 12:12 AM
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Originally Posted by TakingMyTime View Post
Here's a pretty good list of many of the bigger players that offer senior discounts. There are a lot on this list that I never even thought of.

https://www.theseniorlist.com/senior-discounts/
Thanks for the link. The sites I have come across were tied to AARP or other membership. I really have to get in the habit of just asking, especially when a clerk asks, “Can I help you?
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Old 04-15-19, 10:51 AM
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Getting back to the OPs's original question...If you're looking for bike discounts, whether you're +/- 55, check out local bike clubs. Many have set up perks with local bike shops so that members get discounts. Join a club for $15 or $20 and get 10% or higher discounts at an LBS pays for itself quickly.
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