It’s that time of the year to be looking for the perfect graduation gift for someone in your life. You might have more than one person to buy a gift for this year and that might mean even more work and also even more stress. But it’s not as hard as you may think it is to buy great graduation gifts.
One of the common and more useful gifts given to a college-bound student is a fancy laptop or computer. You can buy a new graduate a laptop that will last them for yours if you invest in one and don’t just settle for the one that is the least expensive.
If you are unsure of what kind of laptop to give as a graduation gift them maybe a gift card from an electronic store would be a great option. Gift cards have the benefit of being able to buy anything. Just make sure that you buy a card with enough money on it to buy a great laptop. Normally anywhere from $400 to $1000 is more than enough.
Another great useful graduation gift would be a cell phone along with paying the bill. When you are a college student you need a cell phone but might not be able to afford one. If you give a college student something they can use at all times its a gift they will cherish forever. Not to mention , cell phones are very important.
Another great gift idea is money. College is expensive. With things like books and housing to pay for along with food it can all bring any parent to tears after looking at the semester bills. You can give a debit like gift card that you can refill with money each time it gets low or you can just send the money to the college itself.
It depends on what you want the student to do with the money you are giving them. If you want it to be used for clothing them a debit card would be a great choice. If you want to use it for books you can go either way. Most people really underestimate the true cost of college books and forget that you have to buy new books every semester for different classes.
If you are short for cash but still want to give a great useful graduation gift then you have a few options. One is a gift basket filled with small things that student needs. The next is anything small and electronic like a calculator or an alarm clock. Both are super important for new students. It’s not as hard as you think to buy great graduation gifts.