Insider Savings: Father's Day gifts; chance to win $500 gift card


by LAURA THORNQUIST / Special Contributor


Posted on May 29, 2012 at 8:33 AM

From personalized Father's Day gifts to a chance to win $500 worth of note paper or office supplies, Laura Thornquist shares today's "Insider Savings" tips.

Father's Day is coming up on June 17, so you have plenty of time to order something special for dad. 

If you like to play an aggressive game of war with dad, check out these personalized playing cards. You can download photos or even have his initials put on the back of these cards for only $5.

You will have to pay for shipping and handling but you are still saving almost $15 on the cards. Just use the promo code: PLAYINGCARDS3 for the discount. 

And, if you don't want to make the cards, there are a lot of other options like travel or coffee mugs, T-shirts, coasters and a lot more. Get 50 percent off the gift by using the code: DAD2012 by June 5.

If you are planning a wedding or graduation party, here is a great giveaway.

123Print is giving one lucky viewer $500 worth of office and paper items for free. 123Print provides everything from address labels to business cards to custom post cards and save the date magnets. You can also get everything you need for an upcoming wedding, graduation, Christmas, Mother's Day cards and a lot more. 

And with $500 to spend, you can get everything you need for any event. I will have all the details on how you can enter to win on my website,

I also have two free cards to tell you about today. is giving new customers a free Father's Day card when you use the code: FREETREAT. You can get it shipped free to you or pay 44 cents to ship to someone else. 

Snapfish is also offering a free greeting card with the coupon code: ONEFREECARD. You will have to pay shipping on this one. This offer expires May 31. It's a great time to stock up on cards.