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4 retail businesses that are doing well during recession

January 28th, 2009 · 8 Comments

Costco: I was at Costco over the weekend – what recession? It was crowed! Someone I knew who worked at Costco told me that their store was doing more business. I’m not surprised at all. Given its low price and high quality, I think Costco will do better than most retailers. Instead of going to […]

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Mortgage, child care, and Costco

December 8th, 2008 · 2 Comments

"Every month, my pay check goes to 3 places: my mortgage payment, nanny for my kid, and Costco! :-)" — a new mom. "The other day, I was at Costco. Someone asked me if I wanted to upgrade my membership to ‘Executive Membership’ — it’s $50 more, and they told me that I would get […]

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