Feb 22 , 2019
It often feels like Costco sells everything under the sun—after all, you can purchase everything from ice cream to tires there. But Kristin McGrath, editor and shopping expert at Offers.com, points out that you don’t get the same kind of brand diversity as you might at a typical grocery or drugstore. “Yes, maybe you’re getting a ‘good deal’ on, say, Dove shampoo by buying it in bulk,” says McGrath. “But you’re missing out on the chance to buy a more affordable brand, because Costco simply doesn’t carry it.” Check out these secrets Costco employees won’t tell you.