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layaway plan

noun
1.
a method of purchasing by which the purchaser reserves an article with a down payment and claims it only after paying the full balance.
Also called will-call.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75
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Examples for layaway plan
  • Unfortunately, there are some problems you can experience if your understanding of the layaway plan is not up to speed.
  • First, get all the details about the retailer's layaway plan in writing before you shop.
  • When retailers hold merchandise on a layaway plan at a customer's request, they are performing a service.
  • Unlike gift cards, the merchandise sold under a layaway plan is usually identifiable before the customer takes possession.

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