What Are the Only Credit Cards Accepted in Costco?
Costco shoppers enjoy bulk products at great prices. But once they get to the checkout lane, they have to be conscious of what method of payment they pull out of their wallet or purse. While some methods of payment are universally accepted, Costco customers need to be aware there are only certain credit cards accepted at Costco.
Despite some people’s desire to move to using only digital currency only, cash is still accepted virtually everywhere.
Regardless of what network is listed on your debit card, almost all PIN based debit cards are accepted at Costco.
Costco Gift Cards
Costco gift cards are always welcome. In fact, people who are not even Costco members can enter the warehouse stores and make purchases if they have a Costco gift card.
Checks are used less frequently, but they are still accepted at Costco.
Costco also accepts mobile forms of payment such as Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, and Google Pay.
For years, Costco had an exclusive agreement with American Express. However, several years ago they switched to Visa. If you’re going to pay with a credit card, it has to be a Visa. They offer the Costco Anywhere Visa by Citibank that gives cashback rewards to users.
Costco offers high quality products at great prices. But you have to be a member, and be aware there are only certain credit cards accepted at Costco. If you’re going to pay with a credit card, it has to be Visa.
How about you, Clever Friends, do you shop at Costco? What method of payment to do you use?
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Brock is a software engineer by day and personal finance blogger at night. He is a fitness junkie and enjoys grilling and smoking meat. Married with two children, Brock strives to improve his skills as a husband and father, and is always on the lookout to stretch his family’s budget as far as he can.