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November 07, 2016

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Hi, Billie. Great point. If a store's policy allows personal checks to be used, they are perfectly fine to purchase lottery tickets because a check is a cash transaction. My point in referencing checks is that some locations don't accept them at all and I was trying to illustrate that businesses have the ability to determine what they will and won't allow at their location.

I have seen some buy them with a check

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