When you order a gift certificate online, you do not have to wait for the postman to come by. It only takes 1 minute to order and as soon as the payment has gone through, you will receive the gift card by e-mail. Then you can print the gift card and you can write the recipient's name on the gift card yourself.
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The gift certificate is valid for 3 years after issue and can not be exchanged for cash.