CHICAGO (CBS)– Grocery delivery is more popular than ever, but you will pay more for the convenience?
One viewer reached out to CBS 2 after he saw his Instacart delivery cost was almost $30 more than what his shopper paid in-store at Jewel Osco.READ MORE: Chicago Police Restrict Time Off For Officers Amid Battle Between City Hall, FOP Over COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate
We reached out to Instacart about this discrepancy. They said while some retailers offer in-store prices, others mark them up on the app.READ MORE: Artist Nate Baranowski Uses Chalk Art To Bring Halloween Festivity To Howard Street In Rogers Park
So, how can you tell if you’re over paying? Experts say can look at each store’s pricing policy on Instacart’s website and app.MORE NEWS: City Officials, Community Leaders Hit Streets To Urge People To Get First COVID-19 Shots, Boosters, And Flu Shots
Instacart does offer deals and coupons.