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Pay it Forward - buy a reusable bag to give away
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August 3, 2012
10:27 am
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Hello! Whenever I shop I buy a $.99 reusable bag and ask the clerk to keep it and use it for a customer who doesn't bring their own bag.  Kind of like paying the bridge toll for the person behind you!

August 7, 2012
11:09 am
Charlottesville, VA
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August 29, 2011

Vanessa, what a great idea!  I'm going to look for opportunities to do this when I'm in line at the grocery as well.

Eve Stavros
June 21, 2013
5:58 am

I would recommend getting the bag and then giving it to another customer yourself. Many stores don't actually follow up with giving it to someone else.

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