NATIONAL NEWS - Everyone is trying to get their money to "go further", and if you are a pensioner, you are probably living according to a stricter budget than the younger generations.
60NotOut is a handy online directory of be-nefits and discounts available to senior citizens in South Africa - from the private sector and parastatals to government at all levels.
It is a 'work in progress' and new information is added continuously as new discounts and benefits become available to senior citizens.
The website welcomes assistance of visitors to the site in the form of names, locations and contact details of businesses or institutions that offer pensioner discounts or other benefits.
Pensioners may also subscribe to their newsletter to stay informed.
Some of the places listed that give discounts or offer benefits to seniors are Pick n Pay, SABC TV (national), Table Mountain, Intercape (national), Cape Town Municipality, Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden, Greyhound (national), Automobile Association (national), Dion Wired (national), Shosholoza Meyl (national), Orion Hotels (natio-nal), Pick n Pay (national), Spar (national), Game (national), Hertz Car Hire (national), Weighless (national), Ster-Kinekor (national), DISCHEM (national) and Clicks (national).