9 Must-Know Costco Employee Benefits, Perks, and Discounts

Costco has always been known as a great place to work, especially for part-time employees. But I thought it was time to take a deep dive into exactly what employee benefits and discounts Costco offers their workers. Perks that just might sway your decision one way or another when deciding to interview or accept a job offer.


The 37 Best (and Coolest) Things to Buy on Amazon for ...

The 37 Coolest Things to Buy on Amazon for Under $25. December 9, 2016 by Kyle . 14. comments . Amazon Deals (Updated 3/23/20) It’s kinda crazy just how much stuff Amazon.com sells. So when I set out to find the coolest things that Amazon sells for under $25, it was a daunting task.


Want a Home Depot Price Match? Here's How to Make It Happen

What Exactly is the Home Depot Price Match Policy? Here are the specifics of their in-store price match policy: From the Home Depot site, “If you find a current lower price on an identical, in-stock item from any retailer, we will match the price and beat it by 10%.”; All you need to do is bring in the ad, printout or even a photo (of either) with you to the register for validation.


All 11 Stores That Offer "Day of the Week" Senior Discounts

From grocery stores to big box retailers, I found close to a dozen places that offer a "day of the week" senior discount. Some even start at 50 years old.


Save 10% at Whole Foods When Buying Stuff by the Case

Whole Foods is expensive, there I said it. But today I have a clever way for you to save some money, especially on the products you LOVE and simply can’t live without. It’s called the Whole Foods case discount and it scores you extra savings on your favorite items.


10 Things You Need To Know Before Using Costco Optical

At my local Costco a regular eye exam costs $65 and a contact lenses exam costs $99.. Your $65 gets you an eye exam as well as a copy of your Eye Health Evaluation and Prescription.. You are under NO obligation to buy eyewear from Costco and can take your prescription anywhere you want.. It’s also worth noting that dilation and visual fields may require an additional fee.


Costco Hack: How to REALLY Buy in Bulk and Save Money

We all know about the bulk buying aspects of shopping at Costco.But did you know that many Costco locations let you buy meats, bakery items, and even some fruits and veggies “by the case” or in “cryovac bags” at highly reduced prices?


The Legitimate Reasons Why Some Shoppers Hate Costco

Most folks love to shop at Costco as it offers some great ways to save money if you know what you’re doing. (See: Costco Shopping Tips That’ll Save You Time and Money) But as with any store, some shoppers don’t like certain aspects of shopping in the warehouse. So when I stumbled upon a MarketWatch […]


Sam's Club Return Policy: Your 12 Burning Questions ...

How Many Return Days Do I Have? Unlimited. Similar to the Costco return policy, Sam’s allows you to return items ANY TIME after your purchase on most items.. See Also: 7 Ways to Shop at Sam’s Club Without a Membership Any Exceptions to the Unlimited Return Days? Yes, there are quite a few note-worthy exceptions.


Costco Hearing Aids: Who Makes Them and Are They a Good Deal?

Are you considering buying hearing aids from Costco?Or maybe you already have and are wondering about the pros and cons of buying them from Costco Wholesale.Whatever the case may be, I researched exactly how the Costco Hearing Aid Center works so you can walk in and make an informed decision.


What to Expect If Your Bank or Credit Union Fails

I have personal finance on my mind these days, and a list of questions I want answers to. So I figured why not use my blog to start answering some of these finance questions rattling around in my brain. The first one I am going to tackle is what happens when your bank or credit union goes belly up.


Verizon Employee Discount: Who Qualifies and How to Get It

Often times your employer will let you know when hired if they participate in the Verizon employee discount program. To get your discount, you simply visit this page, sign-in to your account and register for your monthly discount.. You’ll be asked annually to re-validate your discount which is a bit of hassle but totally worth it in terms of savings.


All 9 Major Stores That Offer Free Curbside Pickup (A ...

Curbside pickup is incredibly convenient for seniors, the handicapped, and busy moms and dads. Here are all the major retailers that offer this service.


The 15 Best Things College Students Should Buy from Amazon

(Updated 8/01/18) Amazon is a great place for college students to shop. Great selection, competitive pricing, and a liberal 6-month free trial to Prime Student which scores you free 2-day shipping and other cool perks. So when I decided to find the best gifts on Amazon for college guys and girls, I knew I had my […]


Costco Price Adjustment: Everything You Need to Know to ...

(Updated 11/04/19) If you’re not regularly taking advantage of the Costco price adjustment policy, you’re absolutely leaving money on the table. While most loyal Costco shoppers are already aware that they don’t price-match other retailers, they absolutely do offer internal price adjustments if the price of an item drops after you purchase it.


The 14 Absolute Best Things to Buy On Amazon for Under $10

(Updated 11/07/19) In the past, I’ve talked about the coolest things on Amazon priced under $25.Today I thought I’d step up my game and lower the maximum price to a measly $10. After some fun research, I was blown away with the number of high-quality items and brands Amazon sells for less than $10.


The 9 Product Sizes That Keep Shrinking (and What To Do ...

Have you noticed that many grocery store items are shrinking in size? In many cases, manufacturers are hoping you DON’T notice and are often tricking you with the dimensions of the box, carton, or jug. Here are 9 such examples with some shopping hacks to fight back on each.


Amazon Prime Discounts: 5 Ways to Pay WAY Less Than $119/year

SwagBucks offers a bunch of cool ways to earn money.. From online shopping, to taking surveys, to watching videos, SwagBucks will pay you to do all of these things. (Check out my full SwagBucks review.. Now they’ll also give you a $15 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for a 1-year Prime membership. Not valid for existing Prime members.


Guess Who Makes Costco Batteries? (Answer Might Shock You)

Not only do they sell the Kirkland brand but they also sell Duracell. They sell AA, AAA, C, D, and 9V sizes. Much to my surprise, the Costco CEO recently divulged that Kirkland batteries are actually made by Duracell.. So why pay up to 35 cents more per battery with Duracell when you can opt for the Kirkland brand knowing that the quality is probably identical.


How to Get the Hidden $30 Month T-Mobile Plan

If your 2-year cell phone contract has recently expired, the $30 a month T-Mobile plan could be a perfect way for you to save you a bunch of money every month. I know it certainly was a great choice for myself. A great phone, at a great monthly price, and no contract EVER again.