Updated: Oct. 7, 2015
It’s officially the month of October, and you know what that means: only 30 days left until Halloween! The weather for many across the country is turning cooler, leaves are changing color and kids are beginning to put together their costumes ahead of the big day. Now is the time to order if you’re planning to purchase custom invitations, decorations or Halloween cards so they arrive in time — and fortunately, many of our top-rated photo card sites are jazzing up their creepy collections with great discounts and deals. Keep reading to find out where you can get the best products for all of your needs this October.
Haunting Halloween greetings and invitations
Whether you’d like to send Grandma a vibrant photo card showing off the family in their costumes, up your game on invites to your annual Halloween cocktail party or are looking for customized cards the kids can hand out to their classmates during school celebrations, you can probably find it at one of our two top-rated services — Minted and Tiny Prints. Both are offering discounts on their Halloween cards and invitations collections right now.
Minted is currently promoting a 15% discount on its holiday collections, which includes Halloween cards and invites. To take advantage of this discount, use the coupon code EARLYBIRD15Â at checkout. This offer ends Oct. 12, so don’t wait! Minted’s Halloween collection includes all kinds of fun designs and multiple matching collections for those who want their party invitations and decorations to match.
Tiny Prints is home to some of the cutest Halloween designs we’ve seen, from ghosts and goblins to antique lettering, and it’s offering significant discounts on its collection of Halloween cards and invitations: $10 to $50 off depending on how much you spend (minimum $50 order to save). You can take advantage of this discount with the coupon code SPOOKY40OCT. This offer ends Oct. 13.
For your frightful festivities
Throwing a Halloween bash this October? Whether your event is designed to be fun for the whole family or adults only, Pear Tree Greetings has a terrific selection of party invitations, decorations and Halloween photo cards with fun design elements like glow-in-the-dark and cut-out shapes to get it off to a ghoulishly great start. Even better, from now until Oct. 31, Pear Tree is offering 10% off plus free shipping on Halloween orders over $30. All you have to do to take advantage of this deal is enter the coupon code HALLOWEEN10 and select Economy shipping at checkout.
Don’t forget Turkey Day!
Once the last of the treats have been passed out and the costumes have been hung up in the storage closet, it’ll be time to look forward to the next big holiday of the season: Thanksgiving. Those of you wishing to get a great big head start on Thanksgiving cards and other items can find discounts from both Tiny Prints and Minted. The discount from Tiny Prints is a big one — to off Thanksgiving cards and invitations with the coupon code THANKS40OCT. The more you spend, the bigger the discount you get (minimum order of to get a discount). The 15% off deal from Minted we discussed earlier also applies to Thanksgiving cards and invites, with no minimum purchase necessary. You can get that discount with the coupon code EARLYBIRD15. The Tiny Prints offer is good until Oct. 13, while the Minted offer ends Oct. 12.
Jocelyn is a NextAdvisor.com writer with a love for coffee, reading and all things personal security. She covers identity theft, credit monitoring, Internet security software, small business and personal loans, payday loans and photo card services. She has been a guest on several radio shows nationwide as well as interviewed by USA Today, Kiplinger's Personal Finance, MainStreet.com and others, and her writing has been featured in publications including The Huffington Post and Young Upstarts. She is a graduate of Syracuse University with a dual degree in Writing and Rhetorical Studies and Anthropology. Follow her on Twitter @JocelynAdvisor.