MEMBERS OF PALMETTO Electric and other Touchstone Energy Cooperatives in South Carolina saved $1,286,339.92 on prescriptions last year by using their Co-op Connections discount cards.

That’s just part of the grand total of $17,633,064.82 saved by S.C. co-op members since 2007, according to Touchstone Energy, the co-op alliance that coordinates the discount card program and other member benefits such as Palmetto members, who pocketed $300,537.47 in Rx savings during 2016, have now saved $2,864,887.23 since Palmetto connected with Co-op Connections in 2009.

The discount card program also features other Healthy Saving Discounts, helping members save on vision, dental, imaging and other health care services. The prescription drug benefit entitles Palmetto members to discounts ranging from 10 to 85 percent off the cost of prescription drugs at more than 60,000 national pharmacy locations including CVS, Walgreens, Walmart, and Target. More than 100 pharmacies in and around Palmetto Electric’s service area participate.

To find pharmacies that honor the Co-op Connections card, go to Look under Healthy Savings Discounts and use the Locate Providers feature. Lost your card? No problem! Just print a new one from the website.

Palmetto Electric’s Kristin Keller (right) and her friends saved over $20 by using their Co-op Connections card on a recent dinner at Fish Camp, part of Coastal Restaurant and Bars.

TASTY DEALS await at seven Hilton Head Island restaurants when you take your Co-op Connections card out to dinner.

Present your discount card and get 10 percent off on food at any of these fine eateries, all part of the Coastal Restaurant and Bars:
Aunt Chilada’s Easy Street Café, 69 Pope Ave.
Carolina Crab Company, 86 Helmsman Way
The Crazy Crab Harbour Town, 149 Lighthouse Rd.
The Crazy Crab Jarvis Creek, 104 William Hilton Pkwy.
Reilley’s Grill & Bar, 7D Greenwood Drive
Reilley’s North End Pub, 95 Matthews Drive
Fish Camp on Broad Creek, 11 Simmons Rd.

The discount applies to food only and is not valid with any other discounts, promotions, or certificates.

For more discounts at other local restaurants and businesses, visit and click Co-op Deals in the main menu at the top of the page.


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