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A receipt is a written acknowledgement that a specified article or sum of money has been received as an exchange. The receipt acts as the title to the property obtained in the exchange. Title is a legal term for an owners interest in a piece of property. ...

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Printed

A receipt, obtained in Swiss mountain restaurant on the top of the Grosse Scheidegg. Includes the list of meals with prices, tish number (7/01), total price information in two currences (swiss franks and euro), note about the 7.6 % tax, contact information and name of the cashier (Ursula).
A receipt, obtained in Swiss mountain restaurant on the top of the Grosse Scheidegg. Includes the list of meals with prices, tish number (7/01), total price information in two currences (swiss franks and euro), note about the 7.6 % tax, contact information and name of the cashier (Ursula).

In English speaking countries the term most frequently applies to the printed record given to a customer at checkout that lists the purchases made, the total amount of the transaction including taxes, discounts and other adjustments, the amount paid and the method of payment. Increasingly, these receipts may also include messages from the retailer, warranty or return details, special offers, advertisements or coupons. Receipts may also be provided for non-retail operations such as banking transactions. Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2448 × 3264 pixel, file size: 2. ... Image File history File links Metadata Size of this preview: 450 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2448 × 3264 pixel, file size: 2. ... The beginning of the Reichenbach river Grosse Scheidegg (el. ... The BancNet (BN) Point-Of-Sale System is a local PIN-based electronic funds transfer (EFTPOS) payments solution operated by BancNet on behalf of the member banks and China UnionPay (CUP). ... A financial transaction involves a change in the status of the finances of two or more businesses or individuals. ... “Taxes” redirects here. ... Discounts and allowances are modifications to the basic price. ... A payment is the act of transfering wealth into another person or company. ... In commercial and consumer transactions, a warranty is an obligation that an article or service sold is as factually stated or legally implied by the seller, and that often provides for a specific remedy such as repair or replacement in the event the article or service fails to meet the... A coupon is a ticket or document that can be exchanged for a financial discount on a product. ...


Printed receipts are usually produced by thermal printing on rolls of narrow paper tape. A thermal printer (or direct thermal printer) produces a printed image by selectively heating coated thermochromic paper, or thermal paper as it is commonly known, when the paper passes over the thermal print head. ...


Gift Receipts

Receipts may be presented as proof of a transaction for the purpose of exchanging or returning merchandise. Some retailers provide special "gift receipts" specifically for this purpose. Unlike a standard purchase receipt, the gift receipt omits certain information, most notably the price that was paid for an item. The receipt usually has a barcode along the bottom so that the retailer can call up the transaction information from a database of previous purchases, thus authenticating a return. Wikipedia encoded in Code 128 Wikipedia encoded in Code 93 Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia encoded in the DataMatrix 2D barcode For the taxonomic method, see DNA barcoding. ...


Non-printed

Hand-written or hand-completed receipts are more often used for infrequent or irregular transactions, or for transactions conducted in the absence of a terminal, cash register or point of sale (for example, as provided by a landlord to a tenant for receipt of rent money.)


Electronic

Electronic receipts (sometimes abbreviated e-receipts) are frequently rendered for transactions made online or through other electronic media. They may take the form of emails or of dynamically-generated web pages that users can save or print. In addition to the normal transactional data, electronic receipts often contain hyperlinks to the seller's website or to pages describing the items purchased.


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Receipt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (193 words)
A receipt is a document made by a merchant, landlord, vendor, or other creditor in favor of a customer acknowledging having received an amount of money for some purpose.
In developed economies, receipts are usually produced only when the deal is executed in cash, or when requested by the customer or required by law; paying by check, credit card, or other method of payment will also produce sufficient documentation of a deal for a customer for most purposes.
A receipt (usually a return receipt) can be made for the arrival of a parcel or a message.
Legal Definition of Receipt (340 words)
RECEIPT - A receipt is an acknowledgment in writing that the party giving the same has received from the person therein named, the money or other thing therein specified.
If a man by his receipt acknowledges that he has received money from an agent on account of his principal, and thereby accredits the agent with the principal to that amount, such receipt is, it seems, conclusive as to the payment by the agent.
For example, the usual acknowledgment in a policy of insurance of the receipt of premium from the assured, is conclusive of the fact as between the underwriter and the assured; although such receipt would not be so between the underwriter and the broker.
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