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Costco membership due before Nov. 1? Renew before June 1st - Avoid Increase

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for $5, not worth my time. now if it came with a free hotdog...
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neverhaveiever wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:20 am
for $5, not worth my time. now if it came with a free hotdog...
Time taken to post you won't renew = time to renew.

Just sayin'
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I wish they would show online how much your executive membership has earned you without actually having to call them.
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What if my membership expire at the last day of 2017?
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nasa25 wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:20 am
Ah that reminds me I need to get my company to pick up my new Aston Martin from the dealership.
Humblebrag done right :)
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Thankfully my membership expires this month anyway, so I needed to renew. Still let me at $55. Thanks for the heads up, OP!
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jtcb wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:30 am
What if my membership expire at the last day of 2017?
Anything before November 1st qualifies.
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herrdude wrote:
May 19th, 2017 9:59 am
I am sure most of you know this already. This is a friendly reminder that Costco is increasing their membership fees. If you renew before June 1st you can save some moolah.

According to Slick Deals, you can renew your membership up to 3 months early online and 5 months in store. This means if your membership is due before November 1st, you can qualify for the current price WITHOUT losing any months (despite what some posters are saying).
Hmmm... The date on the back of my card is Nov. 1, 2013. Is that the date of issue? If so, does that mean I still qualify, as my card expires October 31?
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EugW wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:37 am
Hmmm... The date on the back of my card is Nov. 1, 2013. Is that the date of issue? If so, does that mean I still qualify, as my card expires October 31?
Log on with your account at costco.ca. It will say what it is.
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vinetari wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:07 am
As long as the price of the hot dogs doesn't go up!
pro tip: walking into the exit towards the food area they rarely check membership. If they do just say you're renewing at the desk and head for the food court where they do not validate membership on food purchases.
I have a local Costco is beside a movie theatre and the cheap food court is pretty awesome before a movie. I am a Costco member but I alternate years when to keep it active A massive final stockpile of stuff can easily last 6-12 months before needing to renew.
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nasa25 wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:20 am
Ah that reminds me I need to get my company to pick up my new Aston Martin from the dealership.
Great vehicle choice for the roads of Iqaluit.
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KangFu wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:54 am
pro tip: walking into the exit towards the food area they rarely check membership. If they do just say you're renewing at the desk and head for the food court where they do not validate membership on food purchases.
I have a local Costco is beside a movie theatre and the cheap food court is pretty awesome before a movie. I am a Costco member but I alternate years when to keep it active A massive final stockpile of stuff can easily last 6-12 months before needing to renew.
wish we could renew every other year
Costco's travel section (rental care rates are the best, IMO) and the gas station prices are the reasons we will keep our annual membership
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herrdude wrote:
May 19th, 2017 10:06 am
I just logged on to their website. I am being offered the old price to renew.
My apologies. I found my till receipt and was charge the old price. My renewal reminder came in the mail a few weeks ago and indicated the new price. I assumed that was the price I was charged.
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jayp_1 wrote:
May 19th, 2017 12:07 pm
The Tom Brady model?

http://bleacherreport.com/articles/2710 ... ement-deal
I thought TB was driving about in an R8.

In any event, it's the Prince Charles model. Oozes British class and sophistication.
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