Tomah Buck$ are used just like a check and are drawn from a guaranteed account at a local bank. Tomah Buck$ are valid for one year from date of issue and are redeemable at any Tomah area merchant that accepts checks for goods and/or services. Tomah Buck$ are not redeemable for cash. Suggestions for use include: gas stations, beauty salons, retail shops, grocery stores, restaurants, and gift shops! Write the merchants name on the check when redeeming it. Do not write the name of the person you are gifting the check to. If you have any questions regarding your Tomah Bucks, please feel free to contact the Tomah Chamber & Visitors Center at 608.372.2166.