It's a Time Consuming Effort, but a Million a year are Exchanged
by Deirdre Blake
posted Dec 5 2013 9:50AM
It's expensive and one of the more time-consuming efforts of the holiday season--christmas cards.
Each year we buy and make billions-- finding just the right saying with the best picture. The practice is more than 150 years old now and the Hallmark card people say this is the busiest card-buying time of the year, with an estimated 2 billion exchanged in the U.S. alone.