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    17 Unexpectedly Useful Gift Ideas For Procrastinators

    Just in case you, uh, forgot about Christmas.

    1. Get a Netflix gift card as a physical card or by email.


    Denominations for e-delivery are anywhere between $25 and $100. Physical gift cards come in $30 or $60 increments. Netflix costs ~$96 per year.

    Cards can be redeemed at

    2. Purchase a Hulu Plus gift card (up to $100) for your TV-obsessed friend.

    Hulu Plus starts at $8 per month ($96 per year) for limited commericials.

    3. Spotify gift cards are available at major big box retailers like Target.


    They can be redeemed at

    4. Send an iTunes gift via email to buy songs, apps, or an Apple Music membership.

    5. You can also gift specific apps by going to the App Store page, tapping the share button (top right), and selecting "Gift."

    6. Google Play gift cards for movies, music, books, apps, and more are also available by email.

    7. The ultimate gift for an online shopper: Amazon Prime.


    Who would say no to free two-day shipping and much, much more? It's $99, and a great splurge for the Amazon lover in your life.

    8. A one-year Dropbox Pro subscription ($99) offers a terabyte of space for photos, videos, documents, and other files.

    9. The gift of CrashPlan ($60 per year) will make sure all files on their Windows or Mac computer are backed up continuously.


    Best part is: no storage limits!

    10. Give the gift of a ✨clean home✨ with a Handy gift card for $50.


    Handy's home cleaning services are available in 35 locations in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. Check all available cities here.

    11. A TaskRabbit gift card can be used to hire someone who can build Ikea furniture, take down the Christmas lights, or do just about any chore they despise.


    TaskRabbit is available in 18 U.S. cities, plus London. Check availability here.

    12. Because *nothing* is better than pizza, both Pizza Hut and Domino's offers e-gift cards.

    Pizza Hut

    13. Get Munchery, the heat-and-serve meal delivery service, on you.


    Munchery is available in the SF Bay Area, New York, L.A., and Seattle. The gift cards can be emailed or printed in any denomination.

    14. Treat your giftee to a round of groceries with Instacart (must be logged in to view this page).

    Check to make sure Instacart is available in their area (only U.S. cities are supported for now). Then, log in to Instacart and click this link to select a gift card amount.

    15. If they live on the East Coast, opt for a FreshDirect gift card.


    This grocery service specializes in New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut deliveries.

    16. On the page of any Kindle e-book, you can select "Give as a Gift" to email it directly to your recipient or print out a code to be hand-delivered.


    17. Kindle Unlimited ($60 for a six-month subscription) offers them unlimited reading from 1 million+ books and listening from thousands of audiobooks.

    Membership can be gifted for six months ($60), 12 months ($120), or 24 months ($240).

    Print out the e-gift and wrap it up in one of these 10 adorable gift card package DIYs!

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