This Is Why Costco Can Actually Afford To Sell $1.50 Hot Dogs

Look For An Asterisk On The Price Tags

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If you see a tiny asterisk in the upper right corner of the price tag, that means the Costco location won’t be getting that item restocked. It’s basically a way to show customers if you want it, buy it now.

The asterisks are usually found on seasonal items that won’t be back for a while.