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It comes as no surprise to me that the Sears store in the Galleria at Pittsburgh Mills mall will be closing in January (“Sears in Mills closing,” Oct. 17).

I purchased a lawn tractor from Sears and paid cash for it. When I needed a part for the mower, Sears refused to order it because I did not have a Sears credit card. The store would not accept cash or a check — it had to be a Sears credit card.

Sears tried to force me to sign up for its credit card. I have never had a credit card from any store because I always pay cash for what I want. With a policy like this, Sears is chasing away customers, so the store deserves to go out of business.

The management at Sears is asleep at the wheel and I predict there will be more stores closing.

Melan Junik

West Deer


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