I’d never thought much about the BJs credit card before, but BJ Wholesale Club–the #3 retailer in its segment after Costco and Sam’s Club–recently opened up a branch more or less right next to my house. Since the nearest Costco or Sam’s Club is 15 minutes away in good traffic, we joined BJ’s and we already love having something like this so close.
There are multiple types of membership at BJ’s, though, plus multiple BJs credit card options on top of that, and it takes a bit of work to determine which one is optimal for your particular situation. For anybody dealing with this, here are the options along with some thoughts on picking out the one that will work for you. [Read more…]