Consumer Tips

Gas Pumps

  • Be sure the pump is set to zero before gas is pumped.
  • weights and measures stickerMake sure you are charged the amount advertised.
Retail Scales

  • The scale should be placed so you can see the weight and price.
  • Make sure the scale shows zero before anything is weighed.
  • Net weight does not include packaging material. Pay only for the product, not the packaging.
  • When buying by count, be sure you receive the correct amount.
Price Verification

  • Watch as the price of the items show on the register.
  • If the scanned price does not agree with the posted price, ask the cashier to correct it. 
Remember to look for the Auditor's inspection sticker on weighing and measuring devices.