BOSTON (AP) - BJ'S Wholesale Club says it will beginaccepting electronic food stamp payments at all of its 180stores.
The Natick, Mass.-based chain said Tuesday that effectiveimmediately, members can purchase food with government-issued foodstamps through Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) payments.
BJ's president and CEO Laura Sen said the decision was arecognition of the different and changing financial needs of itsmembers.
BJ's, which operates stores in 15 states, also accepts cash,checks and most major credit and debit cards.
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