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It’s customary for grocery store cashiers to issue receipts at the checkout counter. Receipts are important because they serve as a proof of purchase. You’ll need them when trying to return defective products.
But what happens when you lose your receipt? Is there a way to get it back without returning to the store?
Lucky for you, there is. If you shopped with Walmart, you can lookup Walmart receipt online for free. In this article, we’ll show you how to do that.
How do I look up a Walmart receipt?
You can lookup Walmart receipt using the official app or website. Follow these steps to do it:
Step #1: Check your email
After you shop at any physical Walmart store, you will receive a digital receipt through email. If you used a credit or debit card, the email will be sent to the email address associated with the card.
You just need to open your email app and check your Primary inbox. If you don’t find the email there, go to your spam folder and check there. Sometimes, important mail gets lost in the Spam folder.
Step #2: Check the Walmart website
If you don’t get a receipt through email, then you can go online to check. If you haven’t already, create a Walmart account. Then visit the Walmart receipt lookup page and select the location you shopped from.
Enter the required details into the boxes provided. Finally, tap the Captcha box to verify that you’re not a robot. After that, click on “Lookup receipt“. You should be able to view the lost receipt shortly.
Step #3: Check the Walmart app
Open your Walmart app. Then tap the menu icon at the top of your screen. Select “Purchase history“. You should be able to view your recent purchases in the menu.
How do I print my Walmart receipt online?
After looking up your Walmart receipt online, you might want to keep a physical record of it. This is a smart choice as a small website malfunction could wipe out sensitive data like that. To be on the safe side, here’s how to print out your Walmart receipt from the website:
Step #1: Print it from the website.
Follow the steps we mentioned above on how to lookup Walmart receipt online. Start by visiting the Walmart receipt lookup page. When you have successfully viewed your receipt online, press the Ctrl + P buttons on your computer’s keyboard. If you’re using a Mac computer, press Command + P. You should be able to print your receipt shortly.
If you’re using an Android mobile device, tap the menu icon on your Chrome browser. Select “Share…” and tap the “Print” option. This will allow you save the receipt page as a PDF or send it to a printer for printing.
Note: When you print your receipt from the Walmart receipt lookup page, it won’t look like the conventional receipts you get from the store. However, if you need an urgent proof of purchase, then you can use it as evidence.
Can you find out what was purchased on credit card?
Another way to get a proof of payment if you’ve lost your Walmart receipt is to check your credit card statement. Unfortunately, this method won’t show you the exact items you purchased.
But you’d be able to see who you sent the money to. With that, you can prove that you did make payment in case where there’s a system error and Walmart can’t find proof that your account has been debited.
Basically, any document, including a credit card statement slip, that can attest to or show the products you purchased, or the amount you paid, along with the date, can serve as proof of purchase at Walmart, and other grocery stores.
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