Costco Model: $60 basic, $120 Executive for 2% cash back.
Savings Justification: Membership cost often outweighed by savings.
Potential 2024 Hike: CFO hints at upcoming increase.
Last Hike: Last fee increase in June 2017.
Inflation Influence: Timing may consider inflation trends.
Consumer Concerns: Consideration for living costs and Federal Reserve actions.
Preparation Advice: Members prepare for possible 2024 increase.
Expected Rises: Modest increases anticipated.
Value Check: Evaluate membership based on trip frequency and savings.