There are Many Uses for Free Plastic Cards

A credit card offer may seem like spam mail until you explore uses for the plastic cards within.

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We get it; free credit card offers are spam. But rather than put throw the plastic cards away, here are a few ways to reuse them around your house.

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Credit card offers in the mail often contain an example plastic credit card with contact information to open your “preapproved credit account.” These plastic cards make excellent, disposable pan- and window-scrapers and glue-spreaders. Let your imagination run free and you’ll find more uses for them.

Lane Hug
Dover, New Hampshire