actually it’s really annoying when people do this
at a small store, go for it, but if you’re shopping at a big chain, please don’t
I cannot take that change for myself or I could get fired. Standard procedure is to just go ahead and put it back in the cash drawer but we have to wait until our next cash transaction to do so. Having money on the counter is a loss prevention audit point, and having our cash drawers be unbalanced is another huge audit point. Just take your change. Dump it in a tip jar. Give it to a homeless person. Put it in one of those coinstar machines. Just don’t make me have to worry that I’ll get taken off the register because things didn’t balance out.
yeah same with gift cards i work for a large department store and one woman recently got fired because a customer let her keep a gift card with like 40 cents left on it and she used it