Military Discounts

Here’s a list of businesses that offer active duty military and/or veterans and their families discounts as a way to express their appreciation for your service. (We try to keep this list up to date, but you should ask the company about their current special offer before you visit their business. In addition, some of these businesses have franchisees that have offers that differ from the parent company or other franchisees.)

RESTAURANT DISCOUNTS

  • Cold Stone Creamery–  Discount varies, must present military ID.
  • Cracker Barrel– 10-15% off, at manager’s discretion.
  • Dairy Queen– 10% off, location dependent.
  • Del Taco– 50% off at participating locations with valid military ID.
  • Denny’s– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Dunkin’ Donuts– Veterans advantage members save 10% on all online orders. They also send free coffee to the troops overseas.
  • El Molino Coffee Shop–  Free Shipping, online.
  • Friendly’s Ice Cream Stores– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Golden Corral– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Hard Rock Cafe– 10% – 15% off. Varies for each location.
  • Hickory Farms– 10% Military discount – Enter 892848 in code box on online order form.
  • Hooters– 10% off with military ID.
  • IHOP–  20% with Military ID at owners discretion.
  • Johnny Rockets–  Personnel in uniform will receive a 50% discount
  • KFC–  Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • LoneStar–  10% off everyday with ID and 20% off on Mondays.
  • Long John Silver’s– Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Longhorn Steakhouse– 10% military discount (this may not be honored at all locations).
  • Margaritaville– 10% off with valid military ID.
  • Fields Cookies– 10% off with military ID, coupon link.
  • Panchero’s Mexican Grill– Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Pancho’s Mexican Buffet–  Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Panda Express–  Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Papa Murphy’s–  Participating locations will take 50% off one pizza.
  • Pizza Hut– Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Popeyes–  10% off with a valid military ID.
  • Quiznos– Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Raising Cane’s Chicken– Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Red Robin– Discount varies; simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Sam’s Club– Get a $15 gift card when you become a member (active duty and retired only)
  • Sonic–  Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Subway–  10% off, if not in a military town.
  • Taco Bell–  Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • The Melting Pot– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Texas Roadhouse– 10% military discount.
  • Wendy’s–  Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Wing Zone– 10% military discount in Alabama. Ends 12/31/2015.
  • Zaxby’s– 10% off with military ID.

CLOTHING

SHOES

HOTEL AND TRAVEL

  • American Airlines– Discount varies, requires military ID.
  • Amtrak– Active duty US military personnel, their spouses and their dependents, are eligible to receive a 10% discount off most Amtrak rail fares or save 15% with your Veterans Advantage card.
  • Best Western– Rates within allowable per diem, must present military ID with check in
  • Budget– Varies, up to 25% off time and mileage Store, requires military ID to redeem.
  • Budget Truck Rental– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Choice Hotels– Rates at or below per diem depending on location. Discounts may vary and depend on availability. Must present military ID.
  • Clarion Inn– Rates within allowable per diem while on travel orders. Must present valid military ID with check-in.
  • Comfort Inn– Rates within allowable per diem while on travel orders. Must Present valid military ID with check-in.
  • Days Inn– Rates within allowable per diem. Must present valid military ID with check-in.
  • Disney Resorts– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Disneyland– Military discounts are available only for tickets purchased at installation MWRs. Prices vary per date and length of visit.
  • Great Wolf Lodge– Up to 33% off, discount varies however. Must book room over the phone rather than the internet.
  • Hilton Hotels– State and federal employees and U.S. military service members are eligible for discounted bookings at Hilton hotel and resort properties. Discount amount may vary by property.
  • Marriott Hotels– Rooms discounted to the price of government per diem. Just call and place the reservation over the phone and ask for that discount.
  • Ramada– 15% to 30% – depending on availability. Must present military I.D. upon check in.
  • Samsonite– 15% off with military ID.
  • Sierra Suites– Rates at or below per diem depending on location. Discounts may vary and depend on availability. Must present military ID.
  • Southwest Airlines –  Discount is a dollar amount, not a percentage. Not available on all flights. Call Southwest and simply just ask.
  • Travelodge– Rates within allowable per diem. Discounts may vary and depend on availability. Must present military I.D.
  • Wyndham Hotels– Discounts vary by 140 locations. Also depend on availability. Must present military I.D. upon check in.

VACATIONS

  • Anheuser Busch Amusement Parks – Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Carnival Cruises– 10% off of cruise, but must be booked over the phone, and not online, as proof must be faxed in.
  • My Cruise Club– 9% off on all cruises www.militarycruisedeals.com.
  • Ripley’s Attractions and Museums– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Schlitterbahn Waterparks & Resorts– Active military can purchase Schlitterbahn tickets for up to 50% off the general admission price at participating military installations. Tickets must be purchased in advance.
  • Sea World– In 2012, one day complimentary admission for members of the military and 3 direct dependents. Ask about current discounts.
  • Sesame Park Place– In 2012, one day complimentary admission for members of the military and 3 direct dependents.
  • Shedd Aquarium in Chicago– Free general admission with military ID. On the Shedd Aquarium page, scroll down to “Other Discounts” to find out more information.
  • Six Flags Magic Mountain– Service members receive special discounts on admission for special events and specific dates. Tickets must be purchased in advance from MWR and ITT recreation offices, not at the park.
  • Walt Disney World Resort– Walt Disney World Resort offers U.S. military personnel 4-Day Military Promotional Tickets for just $138 each and up to 40% off select Disney Resorts Hotels.
  • Wildlife Conservation Society’s New York Aquarium– Enrolled military get in for free and 50% off for up to 3 family members.
  • World of Coca Cola– $2 off standard admission price for service member with I.D. and up to four guests.

COMPUTERS AND ELECTRONICS

  • Apple Store– The discount varies. To get it, sign up at www.apple.com/r/store/government/
  • AT&T– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Dell Computers– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Hewlett-Packard– Log on to website and click on New User Registration – Enter first and last name, user name, password and email address. Use company code – 2727. Discounts vary. Online only.
  • Microsoft– Government employees can get discounts on software through their Home Use Program.
  • Nuvo– $30 off Ritmo Pregnancy Sound System. You can call 1-888-688-6462, or use coupon code MILITARY99 online at www.nuvo-group.com. Valid military ID required for in-store purchase.
  • Rocky Mountain Tracking– 5% off any tracking inc. Use website promo code USMILITARY.
  • Sprint– 10-18% off. Sprint will also put a “hold” on your line when you are deployed, if you provide a copy of your orders, so you still have the same number when you come back, and you do not have to pay for the time you are deployed.
  • Sprint Business– 15% to 20% Discount, 1-888-788-4727.
  • Verizon– 15% discount on monthly bills. Applies only to the military member’s primary line.

AUTOMOTIVE

  • Auto Accessory Garage– 5-20% discounts on car parts and accessories to active military members and their families with valid ID.
  • AutoZone– Discount varies per store, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Advance Auto Parts– 10% off with military ID.
  • Avis– 25% off online. use coupon code AWD # A555084
  • Big 10 Tires– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Dollar Car Rental– Car will be available at the allowable government per diem rates
  • Firestone Auto Center– 10% off.
  • Geico– 2% to 15% in all states except Georgia, Indiana, Maine, Massachusetts, Michigan, Mississippi, New Jersey, New Mexico, Tennessee and Texas.
  • GM– Varies, always well below MSRP. You can sign in online at www.gmmilitarydiscount.com
  • Hertz– Will rent at the allowable government per diem rates. Show valid military ID.
  • Jeep– $500 for active military, reserves and retired reserves or active after 20 years of service. Requires military ID.
  • Jiffy Lube– 10% off with valid Military ID.
  • Kragen Auto Parts– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Meineke– 10% off parts. In store only. Simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Midas– 10% off.
  • NAPA Auto Parts–  Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • National– No fee for additional drivers, and special rates per location. Service members receive full loss damage waivers.
  • O’Reilly Auto Parts– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Paradise Limousine– $25 Off Limousine Service. Use Coupon Code – 1369 for service members
  • Pep Boys– 10% off with valid military ID.
  • Race-Depot– 10% off. Use code “10MILCITY.”
  • Suzuki– $500 off for you and immediate family. Requires military ID.
  • Toyota– $500 off + $500 for first-time buyers. Requires military ID.
  • Vets-Cars.com– an auto dealer association that pledges “thanks, respect, low up-front pricing, transparency and a superior showroom experience for U.S. Veterans, Active Duty and family members.”

BEAUTY PRODUCTS

  • Mary Kay Cosmetics– Military personnel and dependents receive 10 % on online orders. Reference your service affiliation and status, and ask for additional free gift and bigger discounts by contacting website. Note – Mary Kay cosmetics are sold by independent consultants who can choose to honor discounts or not and can also choose whether or not to offer free gifts with purchase. Most consultants do honor these requests, but are not required to.
  • Sally Beauty Supply– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.

SPORTING GOODS

HEALTH DISCOUNTS

  • GNC– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Simone Protective Health– 20% off their nutritional hydration drink.

EDUCATION DISCOUNTS

  • Ashford University– Discounted tuition at $250 a credit, books are covered for all required courses, waived application fee, waived technology fee and more! Benefits apply to all Active Duty, National Guard, Reservists and spouses, dependents eligible for survivor benefits, plus civilian DOD employees & separated vets/retirees still using their GI Bill.
  • Discovery Channel Store– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • Lerner– 15% off.

JEWELRY

  • Facets Collection– 10% off jewelry and 5% off all engagement rings and loose diamonds.
  • Samuel’s Diamonds– 10% off in-store with military ID.

MOVIES

  • IMAX– $1 off movie tickets with Military ID.
  • Regal Movie Theaters– Matinee prices for all show times. Requires Military ID.

EYEWEAR

  • Boston Bill Sunglasses– 10% off.
  • Eyewear– Discount varies, get the discount online at http -//www.afeyewear.com/ – This site offers military discounts for a wide range of eyeglass companies.
  • Haber Vision– 50% discount on all sunglasses. Online at www.habervision.com/CodeResult.aspx?code=JB10222Q
  • Oakley– To get Oakley eyewear at discounted prices, register online at https://secure.usstandardissue.com/

HOME AND GARDEN

  • Camino Real Apartments– 5% military discount
  • Century 21–  FREE Century 21 AON Home Protection Plan when they buy or sell a home through Molly Kucharski ONLY paid for at settlement. Value = $399.00, call 1(800) 952-2516
  • CubeSmart– Additional 20% off with valid Military ID.
  • Home Depot– 10% off Year Round, to active duty, active reserve, retired military, and immediate family. In-Store only. Varies- some locations may require documentation.
  • Leslie Pool Supplies– 10% off with military ID.
  • Lowe’s– 10% off year round to active duty, active reserve, retired military, and immediate family. Just bring in a valid military ID. The military discount, however, cannot be combined with other coupons they may be offering.
  • Michaels– 10% off every Wednesday at select stores. Call your local store for participation.

MISCELLANEOUS

  • ASMBA– Armed Services Mutual Benefit Association – Membership in the non-profit association is free, and, when you join, you’ll get $3,000 of free AD&D coverage.
  • IAVA– Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, is a veterans organization that looks to help take care of the newest generation of American veterans. They also are working with companies, such as JC Penney, to provide up to $200 in vouchers to certain retail stores.
  • National Credit Solutions– 25% discount, call toll free at 866-485-2540 x109, and for a direct line please call 972-746-4209.
  • Online Chimp Website Solution–  $15 off the small business website builder
  • Sears– 10% off on tools and related items. Contact your local store for details.
  • Spencer’s Gifts– Discount varies, simply ask and have a valid military ID with you.
  • TurboTax– Active duty military are eligible to file federal tax returns for free through the Intuit Tax Freedom Project.
  • Walgreens– 10% with military ID every Tuesday