Gas prices are still on the rise.
Some Americans have found relief at warehouse club with gas discounts.
Historic highs for gas prices
The national average for a gallon of gas is now $5, according to AAA. Food and other necessities have been hit by inflation too, and American’s wallets are feeling it. High prices aren’t going anywhere for awhile, so shopping at a wholesale store might help you save– on groceries and gas. Here are some memberships that may help you save when you’re filling up:
If the Costco near you sells gas, consider becoming a member. The discount on gas changes by location, but members have reported saving $0.15 per gallon. There are additional benefits for members with a Citi Costco credit card– as they can get 4% cash back when filling up. Costco has two types of memberships:
- Gold Star- $60
- Executive member- $120
Executive members receive 2% cash back on most purchases.
2. Sam’s Club
Filling up at Sam’s Club will save you about $0.05 per gallon. First time customers have an additional deal through Stack Social that brings the cost to $15, with a $10 gift card.
Sam’s club members are all eligible for the $0.05 per gallon discount– except for New Jersey because it is prohibited. Sam’s club also has two membership options:
- Club- $45
- Plus- $100
With the plus membership, you can get 2% cash back on most purchases, with an annual cap of $500.
Walmart Plus members can save $0.10 per gallon. With this membership, you can fuel up at a Walmart gas station a local Murphy’s station, Exxon, or Mobil.
Walmart Plus membership will also get you member pricing at any Sam’s Club fuel center. Membership is $12.95 a month or $98 a year. It includes discounted prescriptions, free grocery delivery from local stores, and free shipping from Walmart.com with no order minimum.
4. BJ’s Wholesale Club
BJ’s members can get $0.75 off every gallon of gas if you buy four qualifying items. It is a one-time discount with a maximum fuel quantity of 30 gallons. However, you will need to act fast because this gas promotion ends June 15.