In all fairness, the grocery clerk was obliging enough to bring the rain check
to where I was going through the self checkout.
Bob wondered if he should pay the invoice promptly (and get a discount), claim the promotion discount, and then withhold reasonable costs for rain check
handling and warehouse cleanup.
The man who had handed out rain checks
on old age to so many seniors, couldn't give himself one.
If that doesn't work, I'll try offering a rain check
If supplies run out, there will be rain checks
- but busy theaters could even run short of those.
ONE SUGGESTION TO THOSE USING RAIN CHECKS
AS A SOLUTION: OFFER SHOPPERS (ESPECIALLY THOSE ENROLLED IN CLUB PROGRAMS) A CHOICE OF A RAIN CHECK
OR A COMPARABLE ITEM AT THE SPECIAL PRICE WHENEVER YOU CAN.
In May, when the store featured Checkolite International's ceiling fan, with blades shaped like Coke bottles, it sold 5,000 units and issued 4,000 rain checks
from its first flyer.
The train's management offered rain checks
for the disgruntled passengers.
Many merchants offered rain checks
that guaranteed the toys by Christmas, but even the rain checks
have been sold out of many stores.