By Karla Bowsher, MoneyTalksNews.com
Whether it’s a tacky sweater from a relative or a useless knickknack from a co-worker, it doesn’t have to go to waste. Unwanted gifts can be turned into everything from karma to cash.
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Here are six options…
1. Exchange it. Unwanted gift cards can be traded in for more useful gift cards – and even for cash. Check out 4 Top Sites for Selling Unwanted Gift Cards to learn your options.
2. Return it. Stores like Kohl’s and Walmart accept returns even without a receipt. Both issue store credit, although Walmart issues cash for items under $25. Other stores may do the same, especially right after the holidays – just call and ask.