19 Things You Need to Know Before You Get a Membership at BJs

Are you wondering if BJ's Wholesale Club is the better deal? If the price comparisons surfing the web with BJ's always being the winner hasn't convinced you, maybe these 19 perks I like to call them will.

Not to mention I run an entire website dedicated to the fantastic deals and ways for us to get a great value at BJ's for less 😉

Maybe you are a member and didn't realize the many perks of your membership.

*Not a BJ's member? Sign up for only $25 for the entire year here. The original price is $55.

Here are 19 Things you Need to Know Before You Get a Membership at BJ's

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BJ's Photos

This is pretty new, and you can even get photo prints by ordering online. Of course, they run special promotions, and I always share the excellent ones right here on the blog.

Pick Up and Pay

With all the store closings happening lately, BJ's and many others have to amp up the convenience factor. You can order your goods online, non-perishables, and pick up and pay in-store or have your interests brought out to your car.


Optometry and Hearing Services

That's right, and I just picked up my contacts at BJ's! They frequently run promotions the time, so be sure to take advantage of this when a decent sale occurs.  

Before the kiddos go back to school, check if BJ's can give you a better deal.


Gasoline Discount

You can always get a discount price on your gas by being a BJ's member. Plus, they run promotions where you can score an extra $0.25/gallon of gas when you buy two select P&G products.

Every month they have a High Octane gas promotion that cycles different items. Every High Octane item you purchase gets you 10 cents off a gallon of gas. Find the latest list of qualifying items here.

The promotions change frequently, but there are always ways to save more on your gas.  Another one is being a BJs perk rewards member.

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My Perks Rewards Membership

You can save an additional $0.10 off a gallon of gas every time you use your BJs  Mastercard. PLUS, you get 5% back on purchases. I have a complete breakdown and information on this type of membership that you can read here.

Thinking about getting a credit card to BJ's? Here's everything you need to know first. 

Verizon Wireless and Prepaid

When I wrote my popular 6 Little Known Ways to Save Money that Will Change Your Life post ( because they did change ours), I was still using my straight talk phone, but NOW I have switched to Verizon prepaid at BJ's. They have member-only discounts you can't get anywhere else. Plus, the phones are affordable.

Geico Insurance Member Only Discount

If you are looking for a better home and auto insurance, try Geico through BJ's!

Direct TV Perks

That's right, and if you still aren't ready to cut the cable but need a better deal, cable members can get a better rate with Direct TV here. Currently, BJs members get a $200 gift card when they sign up.

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Deli and Bakery Party Planning

You will want to if you haven't checked out my review on the BJ's party planning foods. I love everything about it. It's affordable, saves you so much time, and is delicious. Everyone at our party loved the items.  Now you can order right online as well!  

Home Improvement

WOW! I thought how great it would be if BJ expanded into home improvement. How many of you realized this one? If DIY isn't your thing, this is a must-check out for BJs Members.

Free Tech Advising

I am a little technically challenged, which is crazy because I run this website. So at the beginning of your stress, do yourself a favor and call someone for a quick hand. It's free!

Auto Buying Program

This is a significant feature in our latest member savings booklet. According to their website, you can save  $4,110 for a new car based on aggregated participating dealers’ price lists compared to MSRP. Of course, you can also get a used car too.  Search for a new or used car here. 

Order Your Checks

You may think that checks are something of the past, but this 30-something-year-old just had to go and get some. Although they are not in high demand, they still bring convenience. Check out the discounts to order checks here. 

Card Processing for Business Owners

Own your own business? Need help with the many forms of payment available today?  According to their website, ” BJ’s makes doing business easier by letting you take many kinds of payments — credit, check, cash, debit, gift cards, EMV® chip cards, mobile pay, and more. All reliably and securely processed — with every transaction backed by First Data, the world’s leading payments processor.” Who knew!

Free Tire Services 

Let BJ's maintain your tires.  For $15 installation per tire, you will get the following for the life of the tire-  rotation, balancing, flat repairs, and inflation check.

Shed Installation

This one surprised you, right?  Delivery and installation are included in all the pricing for these sheds. PLUS, there are some excellent discounts just for My BJs Perks members.

BJ's Travel Agent

Let being a member give you a discount on your next vacation or travel plans. From flights to hotels and more, you can find excellent rates all over the country.


Discount Membership

If you plan to shop for all your basic grocery, household, and personal care items at BJ's, you will want to consider one of the rewards memberships. Membership is available for $100 a year, where you get 2% back on your purchases. If you are looking for a higher percentage back, you will have to check out the My BJs Perks Rewards card here. 

You can also get cheap memberships by watching on Groupon- or through the MyBJsWholesale link here– as low as $15 for the year! Or grab a Perks Rewards Membership for as little as $30!

You Can Stack Manufacturer coupons.

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If you have a BJ's coupon for $3 off Dove Body wash and there is a $1 manufacturer coupon available you can stack these two coupons together.

I know, getting excited? Check out our weekly coupon stacking deals here.

If you’re looking for ways to save money on groceries, household items, and more, a BJ’s Wholesale Club membership could be the perfect solution.

With 19 perks to shopping at BJs, you can easily see how your membership would pay for itself in no time.

Plus, with new deals and discounts available every week, it’s easy to find great savings on everything from food to appliances. Ready to start saving?

Sign up for a membership today!

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