Akshay Mehrotra, Co-founder and CEO of EarlySalary
Pune, August 2021: The festival celebrating the special bond of brother and sister is just around the corner. Raksha Bandhan is the ideal occasion to make your sibling feel the ‘love and care’ with a token of endearment. People celebrate the occasion whole-heartedly but wait a minute, what about a special gift for your siblings to make them feel special and give them an everlasting memory?
The day of Rakhi arises with the promise of safety, health, and long life. At the same time, several gift options like electronic products to health and fitness products are available on the e-commerce site, but coming up with an amazing gift idea every year is not an easy task, especially if you are running low on funds.
Here are few tips that will help you to choose a pocket-friendly gift for this Raksha Bandhan:
Bags: From Clutches to handbags, bags have always been a must-have possession for fashionistas. Instead of giving a regular bag, gift your sister an elegant silk tote bag that is beautiful and useful. Baguette and satchel bags are also currently in trend. Do proper research first before picking a bag for your sister. If she is a working woman, you can gift her a large bag to hold all her essentials. You can purchase these gifts with an EarlySalary digital SalaryCard. It does instant conversion of transactions above Rs. 500 into low-cost EMIs, prepay any time at no cost. It also has dynamic tenure available in your desired EMIs.
Get Some Gadget Gifts: Electronic products as gifts are a trend now. It gives us chance to explore video making, graphic designing, language coding, and gaming. If your sibling is currently studying, then gifts such as headphones, tablet, and laptop are proven as a good gift idea. Although it is costly, you can get a good experience with new financial innovations like Buy Now Pay Later, which offers simple ways to pay for online purchases in multiple installments with low-cost and zero-cost EMIs. Digital lending apps like EarlySalary have tie-ups with e-commerce companies and provide a discount and hassle-free EMI option to their customers.
Towards better health: Health should be the priority during a festive season. It is important to stay healthy and fit so that you can enjoy your festival properly. It’s good to give some health through a fitness bar, fitness snakes and healthy seeds, and more. You can motivate them to do regular exercise and do yoga. You can also gift a resistance band to your sibling which is affordable exercise gear that is meant to make your muscles stronger and can be used with a variety of exercises.
Raksha Bandhan is an occasion when you have the chance to show you care and concern for your loved ones. And gifts are the best way to make it happen. EarlySalary is one such platform which has opted Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) option. In this option, consumers can purchase the product and pay back the total amount after a few weeks or convert it into a monthly EMI plan.