The Best Tips to Upgrade Your Costco Experience

By using a few tricks, even nonmembers can get the most for their money.

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Instead of running all over town in search of deals, millions of Americans get their weekly shopping done under one roof: Costco.

Yes, the warehouse look can be intimidating. And some people don’t like paying an annual fee just for the privilege of spending more money at the store.

But by following a few lesser-known tips and tricks, savvy shoppers can squeeze a crazy amount of value out of a membership. Take a look: