10 Costco do’s and don’ts: What to buy and what to avoid

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Costco is a great place for bargains, but it’s easy to come out of there loaded with stuff you hadn’t planned to buy.

Sometimes you find a deal you hadn’t expected but can’t pass up. For example, Costco had movie tickets that were $4-per-show cheaper than an adult ticket at the local theater, so I snagged them. I’m a moviegoer, so it was worth it.

Warehouse clubs are a source of some surprising finds. Here are five of the best deals at Costco, along with five items to avoid buying.

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