If you love a good deal then Costco is the place for you. The warehouse store is popular for its unbeatable prices and markdowns on every day essentials that you can buy in bulk are hard to come by elsewhere.
Whether you're a seasoned member or you're just thinking about testing the waters, here are 15 little-known facts about Costco that will help improve your future visits:
1. You can get a full refund for your membership any time.
If you're unsatisfied with your shopping experience, you can cancel your membership at any time and get a full refund, no questions asked.
2. You can actually shop at the wholesale store without a membership.
There are lots of perks you can enjoy without having to sign up for a membership.
3. The wholesaler is technically the largest pizza chain in the country.
Costco isn't exactly a restaurant, but with 400 stores serving pizza, only Chuck E. Cheese and CiCi's have more locations. Many Costco stores even have a hotline just for pizza orders.
4. There is no limit on free samples.
You can go back as many times as you want for a sample, they won't judge.
5. The best deals are placed in the middle of the store.
Items on pallets in the middle of the store usually bear deep discounts.
Did you know Costco has a secret price code? Keep reading to find out how it works.