Membership is as little as $12 for your first year with automatic renewal and $16 per year after that; it’s risk-free and can be canceled at any time.
AARP also offers multi-year membership plans. Save 10% off annual rate if you sign up for three years and 21% if you enroll in a five-year membership term.
All people age 50 and older are eligible for full membership with AARP. As an AARP member, you will get a free secondary membership for your household, access to hundreds of carefully chosen discounts, programs and services, AARP The Magazine, and much more.
Yes, AARP offers Associate Memberships for people under 50. As an Associate member, you'll get all of the great benefits that come with membership that aren't restricted by vendor offer requirements, such as age-restricted insurance products.
After you turn 50, your membership will automatically convert to a full membership with no effort on your part.
Sign-up online and you will immediately receive a digital copy of your membership card, which can be used right away! You will receive a physical copy of your membership card within 3-4 weeks at your mailing address.
Your free gift will be shipped separately from your membership card and will also arrive within 3-4 weeks.
The publications are both monthly (AARP Bulletin) and bi-monthly (AARP The Magazine). So when you will receive your first publication depends on when you joined. Give AARP a call at 1-888-687-2277 to request a publication sooner, at no cost, if you’d like!
Your secondary member and other preferences can be updated at any time.
Add your spouse or an adult living at your address to your account as a secondary member for free. They're also able to receive their own membership card, which we will automatically send after you add them to your account.
To add a secondary member:
If you prefer to call, we can also help you over the phone at 1-888-687-2277.
Automatic Renewal is an easy and convenient way to ensure that your membership with AARP continues automatically each year, meaning you won't have to manually renew your membership by mail or online.
To enroll in Automatic Renewal online with your credit or debit card, e-check, or checking account:
1. Go to aarp.org.
3. Choose 1 year with Automatic Renewal as your membership term.
You can also sign up for automatic renewal with your credit or debit card over the phone by calling 888-OUR-AARP (888-687-2277).
Yes! You will receive a reminder well in advance of your automatic renewal date. If you need to make any changes to your payment method or automatic renewal status you may call us at 866-804-1278 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Or change your payment online by following the instructions below.