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If you are a Costco member, you may have a two-point idea of saving money.
But there is a way to further reduce costs at the ubiquitous warehouse club, which has nearly 700 locations worldwide.
Part of the strategy is knowing when and where to find the deepest deals.
It is also worth choosing only the best products from the consumer report test of large and small Costco products, including condiments, detergents, mattresses and so on.
The score is as follows: the coupons that Costco members receive in the mail each month have some impressive deals.
Some are unique to warehouses or websites, while others apply to both.
The same offer can be found on the new Costco app;
A handy feature of the app is that you can clip the required deals into the shopping list, and then you can easily show them to the cashier (
They don't always ask for coupons but you never know).
Check out the Costco website to learn that luxury discounts you may not have anything to do with Costco are also a great option.
Richard garanti, Costco's chief financial officer, said: "Our job is to provide excellent products and services to members and save a lot of money, but we also want to surprise you.
This site makes it possible, for example, a diamond ring worth several hundred dollars (
Because millionaires need to save, right? ).
For the rest of us, there are a lot of reasonable products on the website that you can't find in the store, such as the expanded selection of terrace furniture, and the oversized and small size of the popular dress shirt.
Some Kirkland detergents kept pace in our tests
The price is double the brand detergent.
If you use laundry detergent, please try Kirkland Signature for 11 cents per bag free and transparent.
Grass, blood and rings are hard to eat. around-the-
In our tests
Although overall not as effective as the top --
Rated tide level plus super stain release, 25 cents per load. )
For your dishwasher, Kirkland Signature Dishwasher Pacs is very good at cleaning items with a card case, 9 cents eachon and baked-
Macaroni and cheese.
Bring Kirkland pacs to our top-
Rated Cascade Complete action pac costs 29 cents per load.
For some time, we have been a big fan of Costco Kirkland's signature regular bacon slices, noting its crisp and balanced flavor of fat and meat.
We prefer it because of the lower price, from 4-
Depending on the location, the pound pack is only $10 or $12.
£ 50 per pound less than your spending on leading brands
Bacons, the brand we tested, didn't taste as good as one.
In the blind product test, we found that the real mayonnaise signed by Kirkland was as good as that of Hellmann at a price of about 60%;
The texture does seem a little less dense, however, so it may take some time to adapt.
Kirkland's signature maple syrup also offers great value and taste, which is enough for your child's waffles.
If you have a lot of electronic equipment in your home, including toys, remote controls, smoke alarms and flashlights, then supply a lot of Kirkland Signature AA alkaline batteries.
In our tests, they are generally considered excellent, and only 27 cents per battery.
Costco pharmacies offer hundreds of prescription drugs at very favorable prices-
At this low level, you may not need your insurance at all.
As a reward: no membership is required.
Costco stores in almost every state allow you to use their pharmacy for free.
Although the drugs available are not listed on Costco.
Com, quick call to the pharmacy at the local store and should be able to provide you with information.
Although Kirkland paper items are not listed on our recommendation list, they have some desirable qualities --
In addition to the price concessions.
Kirkland signed toilet paper for 12 cents per 100 sheets, very soft and easy to break down;
It lost strength and tear in our tests.
In our paper towel test, Kirkland signed a premium volume of $1.
47, very absorbed, although the intensity is also a bit short.
Both products have been reformulated since we tested, so the results may vary.
According to a survey of nearly 20,000 users, in our latest rating of the glasses store, Costco surpassed our leaderboard and beat most other chains.
When it comes to the cost of frames and lenses, Costco shoppers spend much less than those who buy from independent retailers, private doctors or LensCrafters and pele Vision stores.
The median price Costco paid was $186, while the other options were about $300.
If there are many people in your home wearing glasses, your savings will increase.
It should be noted that the frame selection of Costco is relatively limited.
Kirkland's signature organic chicken is very impressive. The price of six 32 is $12.
Containers per ounce, about half the price of other top containers
Products from Knoll and Swanson.
While we haven't tested Kirkland's organic milk yet, it's USDA certified and about $4 per quart, less or more than many national brands charge.
Kirkland organic eggs is another bargain for about $2-$8More than a dozen containers
Some Costco prices are better than others, and the price tag code is the place to find the biggest bargains.
If the price is ".
97 "rather than the more common".
99 "this is a sign that the price has been lowered.
You can also look for an asterisk in the top right corner of the tag, especially on your favorite item, because the tag means that the item is being replaced with a different inventory.
Costco is probably the place for your next mattress.
Novaform 14 "Serafina Pearl gel worth $800 is one of our highest
Rated latex foam model.
Unfortunately, you can't try out the mattress in the store.
We also like Natalie, a supporter of Spring Air Back, for $1,200.
However, as far as we know, although Costco does not have an official return policy for mattresses, if you contact them within a reasonable period of time, they will not charge shipping and handling fees, and say it a few months after the purchase.
You don't even need to save this box.
Costco also has our top
Rated mixer for Vitamix Professional Series 750.
$600, they don't give it away, but that's $50 less than the money you spend on other retailers.
It's a good way to try a new product without committing 5 or 10pound bag.
These handouts can also help young picky eaters learn about new foods.
Don't be shy when you go back for a few seconds.
"The sample size is usually very large in the first place, so you can go back two or three times," Galanti said . ".
"We hope you like it with our suppliers.
"No matter how delicious the snacks are, be careful to make too many impulsive purchases.
Try not to treat free samples like lunch or dinner.
It's better to sit down and have a proper meal, perhaps centered on a delicious Costco roast chicken, because it's hard to eatto-beat (
Never change)price of $4. 99.
"It has become a signed project," Galanti said . ".
"I 've been getting calls from shareholders and I have to say, 'revenue will be higher, but we keep the chicken at $4. 99. ’” —
Daniel digliko (
@ Dandiclerico on Twitter)
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