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Gifts For People You Don't Know

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We’ve partnered with the California Lottery and its Holiday Scratchers® campaign to share thoughtful gift ideas for those individuals who are tough to shop for.

In the rush of holiday present shopping, cookie baking, and party planning, it's easy to forget gifts for certain people on your list you're especially thankful for but don't know as well — especially since you have no idea what they're into! Whether you're confounded by browsing for a coworker or stumped by shopping for your hairdresser, there's always a cool, considerate gift to give those colleagues or acquaintances. Read on for seven clever gift ideas to help you avoid that dreaded "OMG!" moment this holiday season and ensure everyone on your list feels appreciated.