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[Thursday 1st December 2011 at 9:50 pm]
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So, I just popped round to the shiny new Tesco's thinking that I may as well have a look, and besides I needed some milk for tomorrow morning.

I even made sure last night to put the card in my wallet so I wouldn't forget it today. After all, it's free substitute money.

So of course, I breezed through the self-service checkout on full autopilot and completely forgot about the giftcard. Until approximately three yards outside the entrance, when my brain caught up and went "waitaminute..."
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[User Picture]From: jecook
Friday 2nd December 2011 at 1:09 am (UTC)
I've done this several times at the local warehouse club. I've got one of their branded credit cards that gives me a rebate check on a percentage of what I spend on it every year; Invariably, I put the rebate check into my wallet, and go right through the checkout at the warehouse club without using it. :D
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