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Gift Ideas For $50 or Less

Updated on September 25, 2013

Sticking To Your Budget

Gift giving for the holidays, special occasion's or birthdays do not have to be cumbersome. Giving a gift show you took some time and thought into what you gave. Gift cards are great to give in a pinch but some gift cards charge fees, or they loose value if not used by a certain time. Since many of us do not have tons of time on our hands, having some ideas will shorten the time spent gift shopping. If you have a large number of people to buy for finding gifts that are nice to give and nice on the wallet. For those with not a lot of time buying online is ideal. One reason I like Amazon is that they offer free shipping if your dollar amount exceeds $50. Here you will find gifts for $25 or less, and at the bottom of the page, gifts for $50.

Here are some ideas to stretch your dollar. Use coupons and make sure you read the fine print. If you have three coupons for a store that read "20% off one item" work the deal. I will go through and buy each item separately to save. It may be a slight inconvenience but is work it. If you have three $40 items you save $8 for going through the checkout with all your items. Do each item separately and save $24. Check out E-Bay for hard to find items, collectibles and more. How about visiting your dollars store to check out if there is anything there that would be good for a stocking stuffer. Last but not least shop after the holidays for deals on gifts for next year.

Fun Stuff for the Little Ones

Shopping for babies and toddlers offers a wide variety of toys, stuffed animals and other gadgets to keep any child entertained. The toys of today help children develop their hand, eye coordination and their first stages of learning. Check out these great gift ideas. A happy baby makes for happy parents.

Gift Basket and Gourmet Ideas

Many people love getting gift basket or other gourmet items especially if they entertain or love to cook.  This is a  good way to satisfy someone who may love chocolate, popcorn, dipping sauce or loves to cook Italian.  Hope these gifts give you inspiration for those that love gourmet food items or love to cook. 

Gift Baskets Something Sweet & Savory Snack Gift Basket Something Sweet & Savory Snack Gift Basket

Great for the holidays, or just because you care. Included for the sweet tooth there is peppermint crunch popcorn clusters, butter toffee pretzels, traditional butter cookies, and cashew roca. On the savory side, there's Sonoma Jack cheese with toasted sesame crackers, smoked almonds and a savory snack mix.


Games For All

Nothing like having a good game to play with the family or friends. This is a good way to spend a family night where you can sit around with your kids and have some fun.  Good way to stay connected to your kids and friends.  Picked games for various age groups and even for the grown ups.  


Operation Spongebob Edition
Operation Spongebob Edition

Here you get to operate on Spongebod and test your skills at the operating table.


Gifts for Under $50

Here is a list of a variety of gifts for under $50. The gifts listed above are $25 or less which does fill a big need when it comes to gift buying. When wanting to spend a little more here are some ideas for all that may be on your list. From the man in your life or that special woman. For your son, daughter or your favorite Aunt here are some ideas.

Great gifts for $50 and under.

Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1-7)
Harry Potter Paperback Box Set (Books 1-7)

If you are a Harry Potter fan this would make an excellent gift with this Box Set Series of the Harry Potter books.


More Gift Ideas

These are some great links to other hubs I have written that have ideas on them. For instance we all need a good bottle of wine to take to a dinner or party. Or how about the movie buff in your family? If you have a reader you need to buy for there are two Hubs on books.

Red Wines for Under $15.

Ancient Board Games Still Played Today, Great Gifts.

If you love classic Movies From the 1940's.

Motorcycle Accessories for Women; for those that ride or a passenger there are some great thing listed here.

Reviews of the tops selling GPS

Reviews of the top selling Digital Camera's

List of 10 Scary Books.

List of some Great Books to read.

Ed Hardy By CHRISTIAN AUDIGIER FOR WOMEN 3.4 oz Eau De Parfum Spray
Ed Hardy By CHRISTIAN AUDIGIER FOR WOMEN 3.4 oz Eau De Parfum Spray

Ed Hardy stuff is very popular and you are bound to know someone that would enjoy this perfum.



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