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Kmart Online Layaway - Use the Web to Take Advantage of Layaway Programs

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First, what's a layaway?:

Putting items on layaway is a popular way to pay for items that you might not have the money in hand for. Instead of using a credit card, consumers usually pay a small percentage of the total purchase price up front, along with a small processing fee. The payments are usually arranged monthly, and they are interest-free. You can find more detailed information about layaway programs here: Layaway Comeback.

What is the Kmart Online Layaway program?:

The Kmart Online Layaway program gives shoppers the option to put selected items in their online catalog on layaway.

Do I have to go into the store to make my layaway payments?:

No. You don't have to go into the store to make your payments, you can do that on the Website. However, you will have to pick up your item in the store once you have completed all your payments.

How does the Kmart online layaway program work?:

First, navigate to Kmart.com. Look for the special layaway icon on the items you wish to purchase; it looks like a notepad with a red dollar sign on it.

Once you have your item(s) selected and you're viewing your shopping cart, click off the layaway option before checking all the way out.

You'll then be able to make payments over an eight-week period. Once your payments are complete, you can pick up the item in the store. Note: the item must be in your local store in order to be put on layaway online.

What's unique about the Kmart online layaway program?:

The most interesting thing about this program is that it is available on the Web, and shoppers can access it from the privacy of their own homes. It's a great way to get your shopping done and stick to your budget at the same time.

What is the Kmart Online Layaway Program?:

The Kmart Online Layaway program is a unique Web-based program that allows shoppers to put purchases they find online on layaway.

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