5 of the Best Gifts for the College Grad

If you’re trying to figure out what to buy for the college grad in your life, you’ll be delighted to see the abundance of gift options available on Amazon.com. No matter your price range, Amazon is a one-stop-shop when it comes to searching for the perfect present. Here are five college graduation gift ideas from Amazon.com to help you get started.

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1. Books

As college graduates make the transition from school to a new career and increased independence, they will need timely advice on how to navigate the world of work, their finances, and life in general. One way to assist your grad is to gift them with a good book. Amazon features a wide selection of career, personal finance, and motivational books for new grads.

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2. Gift cards

If you would rather give your graduate the option of picking out his or her own gift, Amazon’s gift card selection offers a variety of choices. Amazon has its own line of branded gift cards, which offer a choice of delivery options. Amazon gift cards can be emailed, printed, sent as a greeting card, or mailed in a gift box. You can also choose among gift cards from top retailers like Nordstrom, Sephora, Starbucks, and Whole Foods. For the grad who loves eating out or catching the latest film, there is a great selection of restaurant and movie theatre gift cards.

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3. Home improvement services

If your grad is moving out of the nest and into a new home, then home repair and installation services are a must. Get help with projects such as ceiling fan installation, toilet replacement, and USB wall outlet installation. Take the stress out of searching for a home improvement expert when you arrange for the work to be done by a professional within the Amazon Home Services network.

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4. Laptop/weekend bag

You’ll want your newly minted grad to look stylish and put together for the first day of work or a celebratory weekend getaway. Accomplish this when you buy from Amazon’s collection of lightweight work and weekend bags.

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5. Watch

Now that your graduate is getting ready to take on a whole new world, it will be important to be on time for important interviews and meetings. Instead of constantly glancing at a mobile phone display screen, your grad will be able to keep track of time with a sophisticated wrist watch. Amazon has options ranging from traditional men’s and women’s time pieces to trendy smartwatches.

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