'Tis the season for gift giving! But what can you give that your recipients are guaranteed to want and need, will fit perfectly, is just their taste, and costs exactly what you want to spend? Money, of course!
"But giving money is tacky and not very thoughtful!" you might say. Well sure, handing someone a wad of money might be considered tacky by some (though not all- feel free to hand me money) and doesn't necessarily show that much thought. That's why I like putting a creative spin on giving the gift of money. I've been working on some new ideas (which I can't reveal until the gifts are given on Christmas) that have me ridiculously excited. I cannot wait to share. In the meantime, here are seven (and counting!) creative, thoughtful, and non-tacky ways to give money as a gift.
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1. Make a Cardboard Tube Dollar Bill Dispenser.
2. Make a Tissue Box Dollar Bill Dispenser.
3. Spell a Name with Dollar Bills and frame it.
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1. Bake a Money Cake.
2. Put Money in Homemade Soap.
More money-giving ideas after the Christmas gifts are opened!