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Find any card imaginable! Use our onsite Search or click through our categories. Buy your cards as is or customize the inside with your own verse or closure. You can even add your own image inside at no extra cost! Choose to mail your cards, stamped & addressed, directly to the recipient or shipped with blank envelopes to yourself. Cards are mailed the next business day via first-class U.S. Postal Service shipped from Northern California. Upgraded shipping and International delivery also available. It's easy, fast and affordable. Try it for yourself!

Frequently Asked Questions

What is your delivery time?

All cards are mailed the next business day (excludes weekends & holidays) from your order date. Greeting Card Universe offers the following shipping options:

  • Standard Shipping - 2 to 9 business days from ship date (Up to 10 business days during the holidays)
  • 2nd Day Shipping - 2nd business day from ship date
  • Priority Overnight - Next business day from ship date
  • International - 7 to 20 business days from ship date

Cards are mailed from California. Standard shipping is via USPS while Overnight and 2nd Day shipping is via UPS.

What are the quality of your cards?

We've been in business since 2000 and your satisfaction is priority one for us.

  • Our cards are professional grade, similar to the cards you purchase at your local greeting card store
  • Our cards are printed on 100lb. cover stock and our envelope stock is 80lb., classic crest
  • We offer 100% money back guarantee*
  • Feel free to call 877-347-6784 with any questions

What are my Personalization and Mail to Options?

  • The inside text of all cards can be optionally personalized by you for no extra charge
  • You can send the card to yourself (comes with an extra envelope) or directly to someone else
  • You can send the card out immediately or at a later (specified) date
  • At this time, bulk orders are available for U.S. destinations only

Will I receive envelopes with my cards?

Yes, if the cards are mailed to yourself, you will receive a blank envelope for each card that you purchase.

What is the Pricing for your cards?

You can purchase a single card for $3.50, and mail to anyone in the US for 44 cents postage. Mail it to any other country for 98 cents or lower. For quantity pricing and other shipment methods, please refer to below: Orders of a single card or an assortment of cards in any quantity under 3,000:

Quantity Price Per Card
1$3.50
2 - 4$3.00
5 - 24$2.79
25 - 49$2.49
50 - 99$2.29
100 - 199*$1.99
200 - 499*$1.79
500 - 999*$1.49
Over 1,000*$1.39
* Orders exceeding 99 cards are not eligible for in-store pickup


3. Do you offer bulk discounts?
Orders of an identical card, which includes the same inner verse, in quantities of 3,000 or more:
Quantity Price Per Card
3,000 - 3,999*$1.19
4,000 - 4,999*$1.09
5,000 - 7,499*$0.89
7,500 - 9,999*$0.79
10,000 - 14,999*$0.69
15,000 - 19,999*$0.61
20,000 - 24,999*$0.57
25,000 - 49,999*$0.55
Over 50,000*$0.51
* Orders exceeding 99 cards are not eligible for in-store pickup


4. Is personalization free?
Yes it is. You can personalize the inside text and upload a photo for free. Some cards allow you to personalize the card cover as well.

Other customization options:
  • Specific cards can be customized by its respective artists via a request by you. (look for the artist pallete icon)
  • If you can't find "that right card" anywhere on our site, you can send a request to our artist community and be presented with several options, often within a few hours. There is no charge for customization.
  • All photocard front covers can be customized by adding your favorite pictures and in some cases text.


5. Are these quality cards?
We've been in business since 2000 and your satisfaction is our top priority. Click here to see what our customers say about our the quality of our cards and service.
  • Our cards are professional grade, similar to the cards you purchase at your local greeting card store:
  • Cards mailed from Greeting Card Universe are printed on 111 lb greeting card paper.
  • In-store pickup cards are printed on 100 lb Kodak duplex greeting card paper. Note: 100 lb paper weight is the most common stock used for greeting cards and can be compared to the weight of an average index card. If you desire premium cardstock we suggest you have your cards mailed directly from Greeting Card Universe.
  • Envelope stock is 80 lb., classic crest.
  • 100% satisfaction guarantee*
  • Feel free to call 877-347-6784 with any questions


6. How much does shipping cost

A. Shipping Charges for Cards Sent to Someone Else:
Postage per Card

United States$0.49
United Kingdom*$1.06
Canada$1.15
Mexico$1.15
Europe*$1.46
All Other International$1.75
* Shipped from the United Kingdom.


B. Standard Shipping Charges for Cards Sent to Yourself within the United States:
Cards Shipped Standard Shipping
1$2.00
2$2.50
3$2.75
4$3.25
5 - 9$0.00
10 - 19$0.00
20 - 49$0.00
50 - 99$0.00
100 - 149$0.00
150 - 199$0.00
200 - 249$0.00
250 - 299$0.00
300 - 399$0.00
400 - 499$0.00
500 - 749$0.00
750 - 999$0.00
1000 - 1249$0.00
1250 - 1499$0.00
1500 - 2499$0.00
Over 2500$0.00

C. You can choose Expedited Shipping for Cards Mailed to Yourself or a third Party within the United States. There are no expedited shipping options for cards sent outside the United States. The charges are as follows:
Cards Shipped Priority Overnight 2nd Day
1 - 9$30.00$20.00
10 - 19$48.00$22.50
20 - 49$51.00$25.00
50 - 99$61.00$30.00
100 - 149$71.00$40.00
150 - 199$81.00$50.00
200 - 249$91.00$60.00
250 - 299$101.00$70.00
300 - 399$111.00$80.00
400 - 499$121.00$90.00
500 - 599$150.00$100.00
600 - 699$175.00$110.00
700 - 799$200.00$120.00
800 - 899$225.00$130.00
900 - 999$250.00$140.00
1000 - 1499$300.00$204.50
1500 - 1999$400.00$267.40
2000 - 2499$500.00$334.10
2500 - 2999$600.00$400.70


D. Standard Shipping Charges for Cards Sent to Yourself from the United Kingdom:
Cards Shipped United Kingdom Europe*
1$1.25$2.40
2 - 4$1.35$2.90
5 - 9$0.00$4.00
10 - 20$0.00$8.00
21 - 25$0.00$10.50
26 - 50$0.00$25.50
51 - 75$0.00$32.80
76 - 100$0.00$45.20
101 - 150$0.00$54.70
151 - 200$0.00$64.20
201 - 250$0.00$77.40
251 - 300$0.00$77.40
301 - 400$0.00$103.80
401 - 500$0.00$121.40
501 - 1000$250.00
* Europe includes: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Guernsey, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Republic of, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City


E. International Shipping Charges for Cards Sent to Yourself:
Cards Shipped International* Canada Mexico
1$3.50$1.80$2.80
2 - 4$3.50$1.80$2.80
5 - 9$3.50$1.80$2.80
10 - 20$9.80$4.70$7.20
21 - 25$13.00$6.70$9.70
26 - 50$17.60$9.60$15.90
51 - 75$31.10$17.50$22.50
76 - 100$40.80$19.40$28.40
101 - 150$55.10$30.95$39.45
151 - 200$68.80$40.30$53.30
201 - 250$78.90$47.10$61.10
251 - 300$92.50$54.80$71.30
301 - 400$103.50$58.50$76.50
401 - 500$132.80$72.30$92.30
501 - 1000$250.00
* International shipping excludes the United Kingdom and Europe. See above for shipping rates for the United Kingdom and European countries.

F. You can choose Expedited Shipping for Bulk Orders sent to yourself or a third party within the United States. There are no expedited shipping options for Bulk Orders sent outside the United States. The charges are as follows:
Shipping Cost is Percentage of Total Card Price

Cards Shipped** Priority Overnight 2nd Day
3,000 - 10,00025%15%
10,001 - 20,00030%25%
20,001 - 30,00035%25%
30,001 - 40,00035%25%
40,001 - 50,00035%25%
Over 50,00035%25%
Note - Bulk orders of 3000 or more identical cards will take approximately 7 to 10 days to ship.

Certain countries may charge additional fees, such as custom fees and independent carrier fees. We cannot anticipate these fees and will not be able to reimburse you for any additional fees incurred. Please contact your local customs office or branch office of the US Postal Service to determine what type of fees you may expect based upon the type of merchandise you wish to order. We're sorry but we are not able to designate any packages as gifts.

* We can not be responsible for errors and mistakes out of our control (e.g. user error, late delivery, etc)

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