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Appropriateness of Gift Cards for Young Children? — Good Questions

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Dec 14, 2012 01:08 AM
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by Regina Yunghans last modified Dec 13, 2012

Q: Every year I ask my sister what my niece and nephew (now ages 6 and 9) want for Christmas, and every year she suggests, "Just give them gift cards". Especially when they were younger, this never sat well with me. Mostly because when I have witnessed them opening gifts during past holidays, they clearly show their like or, especially, dislike of something received. How appropriate is it to give a child a gift card vs giving them a gift? More importantly, how do you teach them to be grateful for anything received, whether they like it or not? More Read More...






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