Walmart Rx Savings for Seniors | How to Save Money at Walmart

Savings for everyone, and even more benefits for AARP members

Prescription Savings at Walmart

AARP – Access your free Rx discount card online and use it at Walmart Pharmacy locations nationwide.

When you use your free Rx discount card at Walmart Pharmacy, a participating retail pharmacy of AARP® Prescription Discounts provided by OptumRx®, you can save on all FDA-approved medications. Anyone can use this free discount program, but AARP members save even more and receive additional benefits.

Anyone can save, even if you’re not an AARP member – but members receive more benefits and better savings. AARP Prescription Discounts is completely free to use, and can help you get discounts on FDA-approved medications nationwide.

The next time you visit the pharmacy, try using your prescription discount card to see if it could save you more than your insurance or out-of-pocket costs.

Get your Rx discount card or call OptumRx at 1-877-422-7718

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The AARP Prescription Discount Program is Provided by Optum Rx. It provides discounts on your prescription drugs that are not covered under Part D or another third-party provider. All AARP members can save an average of 61% off FDA-approved prescriptions at more than 55,000 participating retail pharmacies including Walgreens, Rite Aid, CVS, Kroger and WalMart, plus many more for prescriptions that are not covered by your insurance. All AARP members are eligible for the Prescription Discount Card and there are no costs to enroll. As an AARP member, you can enroll and print prescription discount cards online at: https://aarppharmacy.com/.

How to Save Money Shopping at Walmart

AARP – Drawing in customers with its rock-bottom prices, Walmart now generates 1 out of every 10 retail transactions in the U.S., according to Pymnts.com.

And 90 percent of Americans shop at its website or at one of its more than 4,700 stores every year, the company says.

Price comparisons with other retailers confirm that buying at Walmart and Walmart.com will save you money. But you can do even better. Following up on tricks for shopping at Amazon, here are six Walmart secrets that could save you hundreds of dollars a year.

Get instant access to members-only products and hundreds of discounts, a free second membership, and a subscription to AARP the Magazine.

1. Do join Walmart+ if you regularly shop online for groceries.

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The store’s new membership program, which costs $12.95 a month (or $98 a year), gets you unlimited free shipping on deliveries of groceries and other everyday items totaling $35 or more.

Those delivery charges would otherwise be $7.95 to $9.95 a pop. So if you shop at least twice a month, Walmart+ will pay for itself. (This local delivery service isn’t available everywhere, however, and tips are not included.)

As a member, you also get unlimited free delivery, with no minimum order size, on thousands of “shipped by Walmart” nongrocery items. In addition, you get a 5-cent-per-gallon discount on fuel at Walmart and Murphy stations, and you can gas up at Sam’s Club, too. Sign up for a free trial at Walmart.com/plus.

2. Do consider Walmart’s credit card.

The Capital One Walmart Rewards Mastercard gives you 5 percent back on purchases at Walmart.com and 2 percent back at Walmart stores. (You’ll get 5 percent on in-store purchases for the first 12 months if you pay via the company’s smartphone app.) But skip this no-annual-fee card if you can’t pay your bill in full each month, since interest charges, ranging up to 27 percent, can eat up rewards and a lot more.

3. Don’t pay for shipping.

Walmart.com offers free next-day delivery on thousands of nongrocery items, with a minimum order of $35 — no Walmart+ membership required. (Again, it’s not available everywhere.) Plus, Walmart.com is now offering free at-home FedEx pickups to make online returns super easy.

For groceries, you can get free same-day curbside pickup at your local store. Walmart will do the shopping for you and will even load your order into your car …


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