The National Retail Federation predicts that shoppers will bring back more than $46 billion in gifts they don't want this holiday season. So how can you turn that into a win today?
Today on American Morning, SmartMoney.com's Annamaria Andriotis explains how you can handle those returns like a pro.
Some of her tips include:
* Return electronics immediately
* Keep the gift in the package, keep gift receipts and don't remove tags
* When in doubt, take it to the manufacturer
* With gift cards: Don't expect cash back for a balance