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10 Insider Secrets for Saving Money at Costco

TLDRLearn 10 insider secrets for saving money at Costco, including understanding their pricing structure, paying attention to specific numbers, taking advantage of the pharmacy without a membership, and shopping for candy before holidays. Also, consider getting the Costco Anywhere Visa for additional cashback on purchases.

Key insights

💰Pay attention to specific numbers when shopping at Costco to determine if a deal is good or not.

🛒Certain deals at Costco, labeled as 'hot buys,' might not actually be great deals.

🔑Non-members can still take advantage of the Costco pharmacy for prescriptions and discounts.

💳Consider getting the Costco Anywhere Visa to save more on gas and Costco purchases.

🍬Shop for candy at least two months before Halloween and Christmas for the best prices.

Q&A

Are deals ending in '99' always good?

No, deals ending in '99' might not be the best prices. Look for specific numbers like '97' or '88' instead.

Do I need a membership to use the Costco pharmacy?

No, the Costco pharmacy is open to anyone, regardless of membership status.

Is the Costco Anywhere Visa worth it?

If you are a frequent Costco shopper, the Costco Anywhere Visa can provide additional cashback on purchases from Costco and Costco.com.

When should I shop for candy at Costco?

Shop for candy at least two months before Halloween and Christmas for the best prices.

Can I shop at Costco without a membership?

Non-members can shop at Costco through the use of Costco Shop Cards, which can be purchased by members and used by anyone.

Timestamped Summary

00:00- Today, learn 10 insider secrets for saving money at Costco.

03:23- Pay attention to specific numbers when shopping at Costco to determine the quality of a deal.

03:43- Not all deals labeled as 'hot buys' are actually great deals.

03:57- Non-members can still take advantage of the Costco pharmacy for prescriptions and discounts.

04:29- Consider getting the Costco Anywhere Visa to save more on gas and Costco purchases.

10:21- Shop for candy at least two months before Halloween and Christmas for the best prices.