Those eligible for this promotion include active duty, veteran, and retired military members, as well as their spouse or a dependent: Simply log in or verify your military status online through ID.me to complete a new registration and to purchase a Costco Membership Activation Certificate.
Follow these three steps to receive your military promotion:
1. Validate your military status by clicking the red Troop ID button.
2. After being redirected to the Costco promotion, purchase one (or two) Costco Membership Activation Certificates. You will receive an email that includes your Costco Membership Activation Certificate(s).
3. Once you receive an email that includes your Costco Membership Activation Certificate(s), bring the certificate(s) to any U.S. or Puerto Rico Costco location to complete the membership process.*
*To activate your Costco membership you must bring your Costco Membership Activation Certificate to any U.S. or Puerto Rico Costco membership counter. Costco Shop Cards will be mailed after you have joined Costco as a new member. Costco Shop Cards are not generated by purchasing a Costco Membership Activation Certificate. Visit Costco.com to find a location near you.
Valid for new memberships only. Not valid for renewal of an existing Costco membership. Costco Membership Activation Certificates have no cash value. Costco Membership Activation Certificates are not replaceable if lost, stolen or destroyed. Costco Membership Activation Certificates are valid at any U.S. or Puerto Rico Costco location. Not valid on www.costco.com.
Costco Membership Activation Certificate must be purchased online through this promotion. Limit one Costco Shop Cards per household. May not be combined with any other promotion or Costco Shop Cards. To be eligible for the Costco Shop Card promotion, you must join as a new Costco member. To qualify for promotional incentives, you must agree to auto renewal of your Costco membership on a Visa card at the time of sign-up. If you elect not to sign up for auto renewal, incentives will not be mailed. Not valid for a renewal or an existing or expired Costco membership.