Costco is one of the best places to shop and save a ton of money on all kinds of groceries and products at the same time. However, when it comes to shopping at such a great retailer, it all comes down to timing, so you might want to start “budgeting” your time as well.
The warehouse store tends to get a little bit crowded, with fully packed parking lots and infinite checkout lines. The food samples that are offered along the way are even better when there aren’t so many people around, trust me. That’s why you might want to consider planning your visits based on popular hours and days when things don’t get so hectic (and for that, you might need a watch, to know when it’s the right time to go shopping). Here are some of the best and worst times to shop at Costco: