Just in time for Valentine’s Day, research is out on who loved what for the holiday gift giving season.
Tada.com polled 6,581 online shoppers, immediately after they checked out from 2,987 online retailers, to find out what they liked and disliked about holiday gifts they received last Christmas.
Women were happier with gifts than men, but women admit they offer hints and lists to ensure success. Gen X and Gen Y weren’t afraid to return gifts.
In the best and worst presents category, it’s notable that books came up on both lists. Well, duh — you don’t give people books if they want something else. I’m still reeling from socks being on the worst present list. I give socks — almost every year — really cool, fun socks that no one buys for themselves because they are too expensive. And I ask for socks — I got the furry thermal ones in cool colors, and I love them! If you want to see the entire study, click here
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