Costco membership changes will impact Idaho shoppers this fall
Costco membership changes will impact Idaho shoppers this fall

Does Idaho love Costco? That doesn’t seem to be a question when you drive by one of the locations in our area pretty much any day. Shoppers know that Costco offers quality items at discounted and “wholesale” prices – and the big grocer seems to hold onto its cult following pretty aggressively.

There is a lot of talk online about upcoming changes to the shopping experience and the reviews are really mixed.

Not long ago, rumors were circulating that a NEW Costco might be opening in the Treasure Valley!

Tension rises over new Costco in Boise area

Do we have confirmation? No. Are we expecting an announcement soon? Yes. Here’s a look at what folks here in the Treasure Valley are saying about a new Costco — everything we know, what we’ve heard, and what may be coming.

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It seems that there is actually some truth to these rumors and it is only a matter of time.

Given this demand from loyal Costco customers, it’s clear that the grocery and wholesale giant has a pretty good handle on its Idaho following.

But let’s not forget that shopping at Costco is not free.

Shopping is not free everywhere – but it costs in the truest sense of the word to shop at your local Costco store.

The latest change in the store? Costs are about to go up.

For the first time since 2017 (if you can believe it), membership fees for the SHOPPING service at your local Costco are increasing.

Here’s what you can expect from these increases:

Costco Member Pricing Updates

What do you think about these changes?

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Do you think such a small increase will have an impact on membership numbers?

Certainly families and businesses rely heavily on Costco for great deals on groceries and food — and in bulk. It’s hard to imagine many will cancel their memberships because of this small increase.

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Here’s a look at the madness happening at all three of our local Costco stores…

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It’s the little things in life that often make us the happiest! Let’s talk about this new Costco menu item that everyone is raving about!

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