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GeneralRe: Some People Do Have Too Much Money Pin
W Balboos, GHB22-Dec-20 10:00
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W Balboos, GHB23-Dec-20 3:41
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obermd wrote:
thus reducing employee theft.
Not likely. All the employee had to do was keep a few pennies with them.

I worked with Point-of-Sale in a business very prone to employee theft (Dry Cleaning Software). There were several anti-theft protocols, depending upon how the store was operated. To do something akin to what you speak of, they posted a sign "$5 credit if you don't get your receipt" which forced the employee to ring up the sale to generate a receipt.

the .99 is just like the price of gasoline, for example $1.999/gal . It give the impression of being lower in cost then $2.00/gal. All psychological. New/Used car prices, etc. One store, Costco I believe, actually uses them to encode a products fate. I forgot the rules, but if it ended in .97 it was being discontinued, in .99 it wasn't, and some others. Maybe a different store.

It's all marketing. Social engineering.

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