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Proof FAQ

What is a proof?
A proof is an emailed or faxed image of how your card will appear when it is printed. For most items, you must select the proof option in order to receive a proof. However, a few items require a proof be purchased and approved before printing. Proofs are not available for all items. Proofs are sent in full color via email. Once you receive the proof email, we encourage you to reply to our email as soon as possible. Your order will not be printed until we hear back from you regarding the proof. Your cardís noted processing time will begin after the final proof approval. If changes are needed on the proof, there is no fee to make the changes. However, if an additional proof is required, fees may apply from $3.00 - $20.00, depending on the manufacturer of the item. Please note that once you have approved your proof, any inconsistencies with the printed product will be your responsibility.
How soon will I receive my proof?
Proofs are typically emailed within 1-2 business days after the order is placed. Proofs for Stacy Claire Boyd items will be emailed within 2-3 business days after the order is placed. Orders must be received by 2:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time on a business day to be considered as an order for that day. Otherwise, the order will be considered Ďreceivedí on the following business day. Once you receive the proof email, we encourage you to reply to our email as soon as possible. Your order will not be printed until we hear back from you regarding the proof. Your cardís noted processing time will begin after the final proof approval.