The article has been automatically translated into English by Google Translate from Russian and has not been edited.

11 Tricks to Save Costco

Costco is full of ways to save, but it's easy to miss out on some of the less obvious ways. Even the most loyal and long-standing members of Costco may not know all these tips. Writes about it Money Talks News.

Фото: Depositphotos

If you are thinking of joining Costco or already have a network membership, you just do not understand much about all the privileges that it gives, then these tips will help you save more money than you saved before.

  1. Return policy

Costco has one of the most generous return policies. Thus, if you have ever been unhappy with a purchase for any reason at any time, you can usually and should demand a refund or replacement.

Costco states that you can get a full refund on anything. The only caveat is that some types of goods must be returned within 90 days from the date of purchase for a full refund.

  1. Pharmacies Costco

You do not have to be a member of Costco to use online pharmacies.

The Medication Guide can be found on the Costco website to find out if there are any medications in pharmacies that you or other family members are taking. If they have medicine, you can call your nearest Costco pharmacy for pricing.

Sometimes the prices of medicines in the pharmacies of the wholesale network are even lower than the payment of insurance for these medicines.

On the subject: How to get a costco membership and not pay for it

  1. Buying a drink

Buying alcohol at Costco is usually a great way to save money. In fact, saving on alcohol is one of the best reasons to buy a membership, although this is not required.

The best thing about buying alcohol is that some states do not even need membership. Depending on state laws, you can go and buy goods at a discount without paying for membership.

  1. Ibotta

While Costco does not accept coupons, Ibotta's free mobile app offers refunds for purchases at Costco.

If you don’t have an app yet, download it and select Costco from the list of retailers to find out which Ibotta offers money back offers for Costco purchases at the moment.

  1. Overstock

Costco offers periodic discounts - in addition to already low prices. The retailer calls them "warehouse savings", but in essence it is a sale.

Costco arranges new sales approximately once a month. Therefore, always check the Warehouse Savings web page before driving to the nearest store or buying anything online.

  1. Discount tickets and gift cards

Check out Costco Gift Cards and Ticket Webpage. You'll find plenty of savings on everything from movie tickets and restaurants to entry tickets to the theme park.

On the subject: Costco or Walmart: where it is more profitable to buy essential goods

  1. New tires

If you buy new tires on the net, you get toe-in completely free of charge. In addition, instead of drinking stale coffee while waiting in a stuffy room for car service, you can go shopping or have a bite to eat at the store.

  1. Cheap cooked food

Costco Food Court is a great place to grab a bite to eat. Where else can I get a hot dog and soda for just 1,50 dollars? My family of four likes to go there on Friday. In addition, there you can enjoy a great pizza for just 10 dollars.

  1. Holiday booking

Members can accumulate savings when they book their trips through Costco Travel. It offers discounts on:

  • Tours
  • Cruises
  • Hotels
  • Car rental.

Costco members can save even more by earning an annual reward of 2% on their Costco Travel purchases.

On the subject: 13 lifehacks for shopping at Costco, about which experienced buyers are silent

  1. Free medical examinations

Costco offers free medical examinations to make sure their customers are in excellent condition. You can check on:

  • Osteoporosis.
  • Heart diseases.
  • Diabetes.

You can find upcoming timetables on Costco.

  1. Fuel purchase

Many places have gas stations that offer competitive prices. Some people buy Costco memberships just to save on gas.

Miscellaneous Educational program Costco how to save money

Read also on ForumDaily:

How to get a costco membership and not pay for it

Contrary to the retail apocalypse: Costco sales are steadily growing

Costco or Walmart: where it is more profitable to buy essential goods

13 lifehacks for shopping at Costco, about which experienced buyers are silent

We ask you for support: make your contribution to the development of the ForumDaily project

Thank you for staying with us and trusting! Over the past four years, we have received a lot of grateful feedback from readers who helped our materials arrange life after moving to the USA, get a job or education, find a place to live or arrange a child in a kindergarten.

Now we want to ask YOU for support.

High-quality journalism requires serious financial investments and our revenues do not always cover the costs of maintaining the editorial staff, which jeopardizes the continuous operation of the site. We do not introduce a paid subscription, so that Russian-speaking immigrants in the United States can freely receive verified information in their native language. But we will be grateful to you for any amount that you are willing to share so that we can continuously provide useful information to thousands of immigrants.

Security of contributions is guaranteed by the use of the highly secure Stripe system.

Always yours, ForumDaily!

Do you want more important and interesting news about life in the USA and immigration to America? Subscribe to our page in Facebook. Choose the option "Priority in the show" - and read us first. And don't forget to subscribe to ForumDaily Woman and ForumDaily New York - there you will find a lot of interesting and positive information.

1062 requests in 2,494 seconds.