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How Much Does a Costco Membership Really Save You?

By Cynthia Measom of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 9: It seems like a good idea -- getting that membership to Costco so you can save lots of money on groceries and household products. But if you're on the fence about whether a membership would be right for you, take some time to check out Costco's online site to see what products it has that you're interested in, or visit a location in person to look around. Discover: 10 Things To Stop Buying in 2023  Find Out: How To Get Free Gift Cards From Your Everyday Purchases  See: 11 Grocery Items To Buy at Dollar Tree You can get a Costco membership for as little as $60 per year, which averages out to about $5 per month. If you shop once a month, do you think you can rack up at least $5 in savings during a single trip? To help you gain perspective and see how much you can potentially save with a Costco membership, here's a look at the price of seven Costco signature products versus the price of 7 similar products at Kroger with the savings calculated for you.

It seems like a good idea -- getting that membership to Costco so you can save lots of money on groceries and household products. But if you're on the fence about whether a membership would be right for you, take some time to check out Costco's online site to see what products it has that you're interested in, or visit a location in person to look around.

Discover: 10 Things To Stop Buying in 2023
Find Out: How To Get Free Gift Cards From Your Everyday Purchases
See: 11 Grocery Items To Buy at Dollar Tree

You can get a Costco membership for as little as $60 per year, which averages out to about $5 per month. If you shop once a month, do you think you can rack up at least $5 in savings during a single trip? To help you gain perspective and see how much you can potentially save with a Costco membership, here's a look at the price of seven Costco signature products versus the price of 7 similar products at Kroger with the savings calculated for you.

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