— Smart Living Tip: Establishments are not required to give senior discounts or any other kind of group-related discount for that matter. Stores and restaurants that offer discounts are making less profit on your purchase in the hope that you will return and patronize them regularly. Enjoy them, but don’t let a sense of entitlement take over. Discounts, like coupons, are a gift – not a right – and promotions like these may come and go.
Jill Cataldo Jill Cataldo, a coupon workshop instructor, writer and mother of three, never passes up a good deal. Learn more about Super-Couponing at her website, www.jillcataldo.com. Email your own couponing victories and questions to firstname.lastname@example.org.