With $5.9 billion in cash on hand and $6.2 billion in debit and credit cards in circulation, there are lots of reasons to keep an eye out for a Walmart on your next trip to the cashier.
But what’s the best way to spend those cash-strapped wallets?
We spoke to Walmart Money Center’s director of finance, Julie Price, to find out.
Check your wallet first To check if your wallet is safe, first take a look at your wallet.
This is the most common question we receive.
Most wallets have a safety pin that you can unlock with your finger.
You can also use your phone’s camera to check for a hole in your wallet to see if it’s a hole you can plug yourself into.
If it’s not a hole, you should be able to use your credit card to pay for your items at Walmards stores.
Make sure your wallet doesn’t have a hole In general, Walmots wallets have security features to protect your money.
They include a magnetic strip to keep your money safe from theft, a pin to stop the card from being inserted into your wallet, and a key that unlocks your wallet and can be used to open your wallet without having to insert your card.
But if your card is lost or stolen, you can use your card to buy groceries or other goods online.
Look for any signs of a hole or a key in your Wallet If you’ve noticed any signs that your wallet has a hole that can’t be plugged or that a key needs to be inserted, you may want to go to a store where the cashiers are more trained to spot these.
If you’re going to use a debit card, check your account to make sure it’s secure.
If not, call your card issuer for assistance.
Look at the price on the store’s cashier’s checkbook to make certain it’s safe for your wallet You can usually buy food or groceries at Walmart stores, but you’ll have to pay a little more than the usual price.
And you may have to give your cardholder a receipt to get your order.
To ensure your wallet isn’t stolen, it’s best to make a note of the total price of your groceries and food.
This way, you won’t get charged more than normal if you accidentally buy something that’s worth more than what you paid.
To get a better idea of how much you’ll be paying for your groceries, ask a cashier if you can borrow a $5 coupon to pay the store cashier a few cents for each order.
This can be a great way to ensure your money isn’t getting stolen.
Make a note if your store doesn’t sell food items in bulk This is another reason to check your wallet when you’re shopping for groceries.
When you shop, it may not make sense to buy everything in one transaction because you’ll want to use the money for other purchases.
For instance, you could use a few hundred dollars to buy food at Whole Foods instead of buying everything in bulk.
However, if your grocery store only sells a few types of groceries, that might be worth a few dollars more than you’d pay at the store for one item.
This isn’t always the case.
Look up the prices of groceries you can buy at other grocery stores in your area and see if the price of each item you buy is cheaper at another grocery store.
This helps you keep an accurate tally of the prices you pay for certain groceries.
Check to see whether you can pay with cash or credit card You can pay for groceries and other goods using cash, debit or credit cards.
You might also be able pay with an electronic check or wire transfer.
The most popular way to pay with credit cards is by cash, which you can withdraw from an ATM.
you can also make payments with credit or debit cards through the bank or through a third-party payment service such as a money order service.
The bank will charge you a fee for each transaction and it may be hard to find a bank that will accept your payment.
If this is the case, you’ll need to make arrangements to transfer money to the bank.
When shopping for cash, consider how much it will cost to pay by cash and how much cash it will take to get to the store.
Check if your credit or ATM card is active You should be paying a fee to a credit or bank account to use an ATM card, but there’s a good chance that your card isn’t active.
Some of these companies, like Chase, use a third party to automatically add funds to your account.
You should also check with your bank to see that you have enough money in your account for the next few months.
Some bank accounts may require you to sign a new credit card agreement or have a fee waived.
Make an appointment to buy your groceries at Walmart stores