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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RMN = Retail Me Not
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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military discounts

There are tons of military freebies and discounts that popup around patriotic holidays, but what about the deals you can get all year long??

I reached out to readers to find the best free stuff and discounts military families can get all the time. These were some of the favorites!

Do you get a freebie or discount for being a military member and don’t see it on the list? Feel free to comment below to let everyone know your favorite deal!

Monthly Services

American Express Waives the annual fees for active duty military service members and their spouses on all credit cards

AT&T Active-duty military, reserves, National Guard, spouses and veterans get 25% off mobile phone services. Just show your ID to a AT&T store employee

T-Mobile Active-duty military, veterans, retirees, and reservists can get up to half off wireless plans

Verizon Active-duty military and all Federal Government employees can get 15% discount on monthly plans $35 and above and 25% off accessories

Vacations and Entertainment

AMC Theatres Save on tickets every day when you show your military ID at the box office.

Armed Forces Vacation Club They offer discounted vacation rentals for military members and their immediate family members. You can get weeklong R&R stays for as low as $379

SeaWorld and Busch Gardens Waves of Honor Waves of Honor permits any U.S. active duty military, activated or drilling reservist, or National Guardsman to one complimentary admission per year to either SeaWorld®, Busch Gardens® or Sesame Place® for military personnel and as many as three direct dependents. Verify through ID.me

Colonial Williamsburg Active-duty Military, Reservists, National Guard Personnel, Retired military and veterans can get 25% off the purchase of Single-day admission or Annual pass tickets for themselves and up to three direct dependents

Disney or Universal Great prices on Disney and Universal tickets at the SATO Office. You can’t beat the prices.

Dollywood 30% off single-day ticket for U.S. active or retired military, veterans, and military reservists, spouses and dependents when valid military personnel IDs and dependent IDs are presented.

Regal Movie Theaters offer discounted ticket prices for active duty military and retired military veterans

Shades of Green Hotel in Orlando is an Armed Forces Recreation Center for active duty and retired. There are very affordable room rates on Disney resort property. Plus the Ticket Office sells Disney World and local area military discount tickets


Veteran Tickets Foundation’s Tickets for Troops Program Provides tickets to sporting events, concerts, performing arts, educational and family activities across the nation for all branches of currently-serving Military and Veterans, including immediate family of troops KIA.


Ace Hardware Extra 10% off for military members

Crocs 15% off full-priced styles everyday. Verify through SheerID to get your special coupon code

Fanatics 15% off everyday for active duty, veterans, first responders and spouses and immediate family members. Verify through ID.me

Home Depot 10% off select items everyday for active duty, veterans and spouses. Apply through the app. Once approved, scan barcode when checking out.

JoAnn 15% off everyday for active duty, veterans and their spouses. Sign up online. Use your discount card for in-store purchases and your code for online purchases.

LLBean 10% off for active-duty, veterans, retired and reservists. Verify through SheerID

Lowe’s 10% off everyday for active duty, veterans and their spouses. Verify through ID.me

Lululemon 15% off to military members and first responders in the US. Verify online and then use discount online and in-store

Merrell 10% off online to military members, veterans and their families. Verify online

Michaels 15% off entire purchase, even sale items! Register through your Michaels Rewards account and save online and in-store

Old Navy and GAP 10% off everyday on in-store purchases for active duty, reservists and retired military and their immediate families. Present military ID at checkout.

Party City 15% off everyday on in-store purchases

Ray-Ban 15% off for military members through id.me.

Tanger Outlets Exclusive discounts for military and first responders. Deals range from 10% entire purchase to 20% off entire purchase.

YETI Verify through ID.me and get discounts on regular-priced items. For military and first responders


Chick-fil-a Many Chick-fil-a restaurants offer a 10% military discount. Ask before you order

Dairy Queen Many Dairy Queen restaurants offer a discount for military members and the discount varies. May be higher for active duty in uniform.

Dunkin Donuts Military Members get a 10% discount on coffee and donuts.

Outback Steakhouse Get a 10% discount for service members with ID

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