Eric Scott, filling for Jim Gearhart this morning, was discussing gift cards and whether they make good gifts for someone or not.

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Are gift cards just an easy way to cross someone off your Christmas shopping list or is it a good gift for the person or persons in your life that have everything?

Have gift cards taken away the ability to make our gifts personal and that we put thought into it? If you are going to give a gift card, wouldn't it be just as easy to put cash in a card and be done with it?

Take the poll below and let us know what you think about giving gift cards as Christmas presents.