Are Free Business Cards Really Free?

Free Business Cards

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You have probably seen advertisements for “Free Business Cards” somewhere online. How could they possibly afford to hand out free business cards without making someone, someplace pay?

It is a good concern, and one I wanted to know myself. I pick a business that offered so called “Free Business Cards” and started to browse their internet site.

I initially saw that they didn’t just have the free business cards offer, however they likewise offered upgrades to the free plan. Is that how they make their money? Just off of the upgrades?

This certain business also sold magnetic business cards, plastic business cards, metal business cards, and other kinds of business cards. In addition to the business cards, they likewise sold company letterhead, personalized printed envelopes, and various other sorts of workplace stationery.

The free business cards offer was beginning to make a bit more sense.

I would think that the portion of individuals taking the free business cards are primarily business people. Those people most likely also need envelopes, letterhead and other workplace stationery. Perhaps they make their money on the upsell.

But are they truly free?

I decided that I should go ahead and order a few of these free business cards. In this manner I would understand for sure whether or not the business cards are really free.

I chose which business I would order from then went to the order section of the website.

The first thing I had to do was design my business card. After my design I got to the order area, are they truly free after all the work I did?

When I got to the final checkout, there were many alternatives, more upgrades available. I selected not to get extra cards. Then I had to choose not to have my free business cards laminated.

After all of this, I found out that “Free Business Cards” are really free!