Broken Arrow, OK asked in Consumer Law and Business Law for Oklahoma

Q: Is it required in oklahoma for bussinesses to take cash in their stores? And is it required they post it if they dont

I am curious if it is legal for ok. Stores to refuse cash on ordered goods when you pick them up when the business has nothing posted?

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Charles Watts
Charles Watts
  • Licensed in Oklahoma

A: In Oklahoma businesses can take any legal form of payment they desire. If they do not take cash, there are reasons they chose not to, such as a fear of theft, counterfeiting, germs transferred through money, etc... Posting is not required. Your recourse is to not accept the item and go elsewhere which leaves them with your item that was ordered, or pay in a different form of payment.

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