How to Return Gifts Without the Hassle
In-Person vs. Mailed Returns
Check to see if you’d get a better deal by returning in-person or by mail. Most stores require online customers to return products by mail, but some stores (like The Limited, Barnes & Noble, and The Gap) allow people to exchange online purchases in-store. Often totaling $7 or more, postage expenses really do add up.
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