Shopping & Retail / Warehouse Clubs

  • 12 secret saving hacks at Costco, Sam's Club and BJ's Wholesale

      

    Warehouse club shoppers of the world, unite! And if you aren't one already, the tips below will likely change your mind! As you're out and about looking for the best deals, Costco...

  • 10 things you should always buy used

      

    Buying second hand has become a first choice for saving money, either out of necessity for people or because they're thrifty. But second hand doesn't have to necessarily mean rummaging...

  • Costco vs. Aldi: Who's cheaper?

      

    The shopping experience at Costco and Aldi couldn't be more different. The former is a cavernous space with merchandise stacked to the ceilings and the latter is a four-aisle minimart...

  • 11 things you should never buy at a warehouse club

      

    It's no secret that we're fans of Costco -- and warehouse clubs in general. The savings can easily cover the cost of an annual membership fee, especially if you're a smart...

  • Amazon Prime vs. Costco: Who's cheaper?

      

    Mirror, mirror, on the wall…who's the cheapest of them all? A recent head-to-head price comparison of Costco Wholesale and Amazon Prime finds the warehouse club is 19% cheaper than...

  • BJ's Wholesale ready for big shakeup

      

    The warehouse club world is about to undergo a shakeup with one of the three main players looking at a change in ownership. Read more: 12 secret saving hacks at Costco, Sam's Club and...

  • This couple eats for less than $60 a month

      

    If you're trying to get anywhere with money, whether it's paying off debt, being ready in case of an emergency or saving for your future, you'll know that spending the least...

  • Best and worst days of the week to buy alcohol

      

    We're in the midst of the holiday season and it's a time for friends, family and co-workers to gather to linger over a glass of wine. Knowing the best times to buy wine, beer and...

  • These are the 9 best-selling items at Costco right now

      

    You know Costco Wholesale is one of Clark Howard's favorite stores, but do you know what the warehouse club's nearly 87 million members are buying on those bare concrete floors? Read...

  • 9 secret perks that make a Costco membership totally worth it

      

    If you don't already have a membership to Costco, you're missing out on some serious money-saving opportunities! And even if you do have a membership, there are some perks that you...

  • Woman's 'Costco Odyssey' will see her visiting Costcos in every state

      

    If you listen to the Clark Howard Show, chances are you probably like Costco. But some people really like Costco and it shows. Meet Barbara Pope, a 47-year-old woman who decided to pack up her...

  • 9 items you should never buy at the dollar store

      

    If you're always looking for the best deals, the dollar stores are a great place to save big on a variety of things, from gift wrapping and cards to cleaning products and party...

  • Best laundry detergent for your money

      

    What's the best laundry detergent for the money? Consumer Reports has stepped in with new advice. Who does the best job of getting your clothes clean? A recent tally gives...

  • Costco credit card snafu: How a senior couple lost their insurance coverage and then got it back

      

    It's been almost five full months since Costco Wholesale switched from American Express to Citi for its signature Costco Anywhere Visa Card. But the cutover didn't exactly go as...

  • How to set a Black Friday budget

      

    The holidays are almost here! While I think you can start decorating for Christmas too soon (think August), you can never start planning your Christmas and Black Friday budget too early...