Wedding Gifts FAQ
Questions and Answers:Whether you are looking to spend a lot or a little, searching for that perfect wedding gift is easier online. From China and crystal to picture frames and cookie sheets, the possibilities are endless. To simplify and streamline your next wedding gift purchase, we at InfoFAQ have asked the experts some frequently asked questions about purchasing wedding gifts online.
Frequently Asked Questions About Wedding Gifts Online
Are there many websites that specialize in wedding gifts?There are literally thousands of online merchants that offer wedding gifts for sale online. Whether it’s a wedding gift, bride’s maids dresses, or guest-gifts for the reception, shower, or bachelor party.
Do online wedding gift websites provide a gift registry?Some of these websites do provide a gift-registry, which works like the ones in department stores but are online for easy access by invited guests. Not all gift oriented web sites will have a gift registry.
What types of online stores cater to wedding needs?Many of the gift basket web sites have specials and products that are designed for weddings. The same applies to online florists.
Are wedding gifts that are available online usually priced higher than in local stores?In the vast majority of cases the online wedding gift retailers will offer similar products at lower prices due to their low overhead and marketing strategy. Many online stores will price their goods much lower than in regular stores so that they can appeal to web shoppers looking for the best prices.
Can I have wedding invitations made online?
Yes, in fact there is now an online wedding industry that specializes in all the needs you may have in planning and executing your wedding day. This includes having beautiful invitations printed and delivered to your door.
Consumer Safety and Information
Here are some of the sites informing consumers about buying wedding gifts on the Internet:
Gift Registry - www.consumer.gov.tt
Tips to help you choose gift registries.
Wedding Gift Spending - www.truth-it.net
Provides information on The Scam of Wedding Gift Spending.
Wedding Gift Guide - www.consumerreports.org
Find the best wedding gifts, research a gift idea, and learn more about using a bridal registry.
The Consumerist - consumerist.com
Provides stories of wedding registries gone wrong.
The Perfect Gift - www.americanconsumernews.com
Helps consumer buy a wedding gift that will be remembered and cherished rather than returned to the store.
Here are some of the sites informing consumers about buying gifts on the Internet:
Holiday Consumer Tips - www.azag.gov
Helps consumers make the most of their money this holiday season.
Shopping on a Budget - www.ftc.gov
Tips on shopping smart and staying on budget.
Buy Smart - www.dca.ca.gov
What Smart Shoppers Know About Prizes and Gifts.
Shop CPSC - www.cpsc.gov
Toy Safety Tips Before Shopping for Holiday Gifts.
Holiday Waste - www.epa.gov
Consumer Tips for Reducing Holiday Wastes.
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