What is the difference between each type of membership?

Executive Membership:

  • $120.00 Annual membership fee ($60 membership fee, plus $60 upgrade fee)*
  • Includes a free Household Card
  • Valid at all Costco locations worldwide
  • Annual 2% Reward on qualified Costco purchases (terms and conditions apply)
  • Additional benefits and greater savings on Costco Services
  • Extra benefits on select Costco Travel products


Business Membership:

  • $60.00 Annual membership fee*
  • Includes a free Household Card
  • Add Affiliate Cardholders for $60 each*
  • Valid at all Costco locations worldwide
  • Purchase for resale
  • Business Members must provide Costco with the appropriate resale information


Gold Star Membership:

  • $60.00 Annual membership fee*
  • Includes a free Household Card
  • Valid at all Costco locations worldwide


You can find more details on each type of membership and even sign up right here. Please keep in mind that the Costco double guarantee applies to all membership levels. That means we guarantee both your membership and our products with a full refund, if they don’t meet your satisfaction.

*Plus applicable sales tax.

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