Still Not Sure What To Get For Mother's Day? Consumer Reports Has A Guide For You

Last-minute shoppers wondering what to get for Mother’s Day should check out a collection of useful tips from Consumer Reports. Some of the tips link to older articles, but the advice remain valid:

  • Flowers. Avoid national chains and web sites. Instead, call you local florist.
  • Jewelry. Do your research beforehand. Try to buy from a certified gemologist, and don’t fall for promises of huge discounts.
  • Gift Cards. Avoid them.
    What tips do you have for last minute shoppers? Tell us in the comments. — CAREY GREENBERG-BERGER

    Mother’s Day Guide [Consumer Reports via Get Rich Slowly]
    (Photo: Matt McGee)