- Michelle Yarn
Gift Card Ideas for Everyone on Your List
With the winter holidays nearly here, some people may be struggling to check off everyone on their shopping lists. It can be tricky buying for everyone and there are a lot of options to choose from. Now that we’re down to the wire, the stress can easily take over!
But there’s one choice that’s fail safe, convenient, and will suit everyone on your list. Year after year, gift cards are the most requested gift in America. Annual shopper research by the Retail Gift Card Association found roughly three quarters of U.S. shoppers plan to buy plastic gift cards this year and one quarter will buy egifts.
And it makes sense! Gift cards enable recipients to have the freedom to buy something they truly want without feeling guilty about it, and most can be easily bought and spent in-store, online, or via mobile devices like smartphones.
Here’s a look at some popular gift card choices for your last minute holiday shopping:
For those who love the great outdoors, Bass Pro Shops has nearly 100 retail locations with a wide selection of outdoor-related gear, gifts and apparel inside an immersive outdoors-themed atmosphere.
A Best Buy gift card opens the door to the most advanced technology available, with Blue Shirts there to guide your every choice. They have a wide variety of top brands for TVs, tablets, laptops and even home appliances.
Bouxtie is an app available from the Apple and Android gift stores that allows you to select from top retail brands and instantly send a digital gift card right from your phone. You can also personalize your gift card with a thoughtful video, image or message!
Giant Eagle can provide shoppers with a one-stop shop for gifts thanks to their wide selection of gift cards from more than 200 retailers, restaurants, theaters, hotels, and more. You’re sure to find the perfect gift for your loved ones this holiday season.
Shoppers who choose to buy physical gift cards shouldn’t forget presentation. Many retailers offer a variety of packaging options to help personalize your gifts even more.
With these ideas you are well on your way to giving everyone on your list something they truly wants this year!