Reply
Contributor
1
Kudos
491
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

491 Views
Message 1 of 9

I concur completely!!

Report Inappropriate Content
1
Kudos
491
Views
Valued Social Butterfly
1
Kudos
616
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

616 Views
Message 2 of 9

@wc8789 

Wendy you are welcome, other members and myself have been asking for increase in Foundation points donation since finding out we will lose points.

Thanks again and donate immediately on the first, there's a limit.

 

Have a Blessed Day,

Marylin

Report Inappropriate Content
Tags (1)
1
Kudos
616
Views
Contributor
1
Kudos
654
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

654 Views
Message 3 of 9

Thank you, Marylin! I wish we could donate all our points!!    Wendy 

                

Report Inappropriate Content
1
Kudos
654
Views
Valued Social Butterfly
1
Kudos
665
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

665 Views
Message 4 of 9

Hello @wc8789 ,

WC, on the 1st there will be information with instructions on how to donate points.

 

Here's the direct link:

https://rewards.aarp.org/#/department/product/aarppfcSeptember19

https://rewards.aarp.org/#/department/product/aarppfcSep19

I discovered only change to link is month.  Try both of them.  

Thanks in advance for wanting to help struggling seniors😃

 

Have a Blessed Day,

Marylin

Report Inappropriate Content
1
Kudos
665
Views
Contributor
1
Kudos
687
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

687 Views
Message 5 of 9

I would LOVE to donate my points. I haven’t seen anything about that. Is there a link for that? 

Report Inappropriate Content
1
Kudos
687
Views
Valued Social Butterfly
1
Kudos
719
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

719 Views
Message 6 of 9

Hello @wc8789 ,

You are so right about the Auctions, if you manage to win one it wipes out the majority of your points for $5 card.  Big Auctions go to million points members, who then are just about wiped out on their points.  Then you continue to seeing these high bidding Auctions and unable to bid again because everything is out of your points range.  What happened to the Tiers Management?

Another member posted "you spend $90.00 and I'll give you $10", it seems to be about how much they can sell members.

You can donate 2,000 points on September 1st to help struggling seniors, it's tax-deductible and the last opportunity to help.

 

Have a Blessed Day,

Marylin

 

Report Inappropriate Content
Tags (1)
1
Kudos
719
Views
Recognized Social Butterfly
0
Kudos
722
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

722 Views
Message 7 of 9

@Brightpool 

Well done & well said Lynn Awesome thoughts 

DITTO! I agree 100% with you.... nothing need add just a Big THANKS!  

Ginger  :  ) 

 

Smiley Happy Smile & the world Smiles with you Smiley Wink Pass one on....its free
Report Inappropriate Content
0
Kudos
722
Views
Highlighted
Frequent Social Butterfly
3
Kudos
727
Views

Re: Rewards for Good rip off!!

727 Views
Message 8 of 9

That is certainly a way to look at RfG and its demise.

I know that I have not lost anything but my time to go through exercises, take quizzes, and learn things along the way.

I understand that RfG and AARP Rewards will be run differently and I do believe the new one will be run by AARP, itself, and not by a third party.

Just that transition, alone, would make it impossible to carry over points to the new system.

We will get some consideration for our participation in RfG when we move over to AARP Rewards. Yes, we will lose our points, but those points are only good for RfG, anyway.

I will wait to see what AARP Rewards does before I hold judgement.

Like any other change, we will adjust or walk away. We can choose for ourselves.

 

Good luck with your choice, WC. I won't hold you to what you say today. It's up to you.

 

Enjoy!

Report Inappropriate Content
3
Kudos
727
Views
Contributor
3
Kudos
733
Views
8
Replies

Rewards for Good rip off!!

733 Views
Message 9 of 9

Many of us have spent YEARS accumulating our points, and now you’re going to wipe them out and start a new points program? No thank you!! The least you can do is roll over our points into the new program.

You claim we can use our points through September. On what?  You don’t offer much of anything unless we spenda substantial amount of money.  The auctions are only for those with tons of points. 

I will not waste my time with the new program, only for AARP to drop it too in a few years. 

Report Inappropriate Content
3
Kudos
733
Views
8
Replies