Advantages of gift certificates
Sometimes the main issue when choosing a gift can be a limitation in financial resources. If it is precisely known that it wants to receive the hero of the occasion as a present, a gift certificate to any store can be a good solution. Adding a little bit of money, the donee will be able to fulfill his dream and purchase the desired item.
A gift certificate will help in cases when you need to congratulate somebody, the affiliation of which is not known. For women will be the most versatile certificate in the cosmetics shop and perfumery or in beauty parlour. Men suitable certificate to a sports store or salon equipment.
Young people will surely enjoy gift certificates for any entertainment. For example, bowling, rides, or Billiards. To give it must be one of those people who loves visiting these places, otherwise the certificate runs the risk to remain not cashed. The main advantage of such a gift is received it decides and chooses when he will go to entertainment.
Gift certificates do not limit the person in a gift. They only put the frame in the choice limited to a certain store or salon. Besides, choosing a more expensive thing, a person can pay the remaining amount. Or, conversely, to buy not one, but several any items.
Certificates obtained in any of the large chain stores, can be redeemed in any store that is part of the holding, regardless of its territorial location, ie it can be another city or even region.
Cons of gift certificates
The downsides of such a universal gift little, but still they are there. The main limitation of the validity period of the certificate. This means that the cash it needs for a specific length of time specified on the reverse side.
Another important point is that if the certificate will be paid for the purchase, the amount of which is less than the stated on the form, the difference will not be refunded.
Also the validity of the certificate extends only to goods and services represented in the organization where you purchased such a present: a particular store or retail chain, a specific gym or beauty salon.
In many stores when you purchase goods at the gift certificate are not eligible for the discount buyer.
The gift card amount can vary in wide range: 500-10000 rubles and more. But not every person agrees to advertise the cost of their gift. In this case, the certificate as a gift does not fit.