I take it back. Sears brought BACK the layaway plan jan of 2009. It's still in effect for this year.
Sears Layaway Policy
- A Layaway contract is ninety (90) days
- Sears Layaway Program is available in Sears Full Line, Sears Hardware,
Sears Grands and Sears Essential Stores (not available in Automotive,
Dealer, Outlet Stores, or on Sears.com)
- Must be In-Store Merchandise. Rain Check (merchandise on sale but out
of stock) and special orders can be put on layaway only after the item
arrives in the store. Some exclusions apply.
- Does not affect existing Fine Jewelry layaway program (6/12 mos.)
- Total down payment of $15 or 20%, whichever is greater
- $5 non-refundable service fee in all states except Maryland ($1)
- $10 cancellation fee will apply
at 3:42 PM on Sep. 6, 2009