Whether it is expired or you’re just no longer using it, the generally accepted way to dispose of an old credit card it to chop it up into small pieces before throwing it away. When it came time for Yuka from Clossette to cut up one of her old cards she did some strategic trimming, leaving a portion perfect for creating simple, personalized jewelry. And putting your credit card on a necklace is a far cry more economical than putting necklace on your credit card! [how to make a recycled credit card name necklace]
- Old credit card, on hand
- Jump rings, on hand
- Chain, on hand or $1
Total: Free and up
Identity protection at its best!
Really good idea. You could also save up your expired cards and make multiples on a bracelet (using them like charms). You could also use old ID cards, discount cards (grocery store), etc…