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Are you waiting for your 50th birthday so you can buy an AARP membership? Turns out you can probably get one now, no matter how old you are.

A growing number of young people in their twenties are turning to AARP memberships to help them deal with inflation, according to The Wall Street Journal.

It may seem like these whippersnappers are doing something nefarious, but in truth, they’re just clever enough to know how the program works. According to AARP himself:

“Although AARP is dedicated to people over 50, there is no minimum age to join. People of all ages can get AARP membership for as little as $12 a year. with automatic renewal Anyone can become a member of AARP and have access to hundreds of discounts, programs and resources.

An AARP spokesperson confirmed to the WSJ that there has been an increase in the number of young people buying memberships.

Using an AARP card in your twenties takes common sense. Sydney Phillips, 23, of Austin, Texas, told the WSJ she recently had dinner with her 76-year-old grandfather. When the two diners pulled out their AARP cards for a meal discount, the waiter gave young Phillips a funny look.

As she told the WSJ, “You have to be brave enough to ask about it, show it, and be prepared for the double take.”

Sarah McMahon of Dana Point, Calif., has a subscription that cost her $12. The 29-year-old recently booked a rental car in Utah and saved $80 with her card.

She was so happy that she is now trying to persuade her boyfriend to join her. He is in his fifties.

If you’re looking for ways to save money, check out “9 of the best ways to save money on a tight budget.”