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    Ask This When Buying Cancer Bracelets

    Cancer bracelets are the perfect accessories for raising awareness about cancer screening, support, research and more. These bracelets can remind people to get valuable check-ups, which can lead to people catching cancer before it spreads. Cancer bracelets are also helpful when raising money online or at fund-raising events. Bracelets can be made of a variety of materials and can be worn for any occasion. Additionally, there are cancer bracelets for a number of different forms of cancer, so you can wear a cancer bracelet more personal to you. Some of the best places to buy cancer bracelets are Choose Hope, Bravelets and Fundraising for a Cause. If you are looking to buy cancer bracelets for yourself, here are some questions you should ask.

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    Why wear a cancer bracelet?
    Perhaps you have a loved one or family member who is suffering or has died due to a specific form of cancer. You yourself may be suffering from cancer and may want to give a message of hope to others. Wearing a bracelet more personal to you will give the bracelet special meaning and ensure you wear it every day.
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    What materials are cancer bracelets made of?
    You will find many silicone bracelets in a variety of different colors, each representing a specific form of cancer. These bracelets are inexpensive, trendy and easy to sell. However, there are also leather, metal, nylon and even beaded bracelets that can raise cancer awareness, while appearing more sophisticated and suitable for formal occasions as well as being worn casually.
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    How much do they cost?
    Purchasing silicone bracelets will only cost around a couple of dollars. Other bracelets can cost up to $50. You won't raise as much money buying silicone bracelets but every dollar can make a difference.
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    Will I get a tax deduction?
    If you are buying a bracelet at fair market value, you are not likely eligible for a tax deduction, even if the proceeds are going to a charitable organization. Only direct donations to non-profit organizations will give you a tax deduction.
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    Is it comfortable?
    You should be able to wear a cancer bracelet nearly everyday or it defeats the purpose of buying one in the first place. Make sure you measure your wrist before buying to make sure you get the proper size and choose a bracelet that for you to wear.
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    Where are the best places to buy cancer bracelets?
    Cancer bracelets are sold all over the web from a number of different online stores, but in particular Choose Hope, Bravelets and Fundraising for a Cause. Each of these places offers a variety of cancer bracelets in the hopes of fundraising and raising cancer awareness.
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    Am I buying to raise money myself or to donate?
    When buying cancer bracelets to raise money by selling them to others, choose a wholesale place like Fundraising for a Cause where you can purchase bracelets in large quantities. If looking to donate yourself, you'll be paying a little more per bracelet, but some of that money may be going to cancer research.
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    How much goes to cancer research?
    When buying cancer bracelets to raise money by selling them to others, choose a wholesale place like Fundraising for a Cause where you can purchase bracelets in large quantities. If looking to donate yourself, you'll be paying a little more per bracelet, but some of that money may be going to cancer research. 
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    What type of cancer do I want to raise awareness of?
    There may be specific types of cancers you wish to raise awareness or money by wearing a bracelet tailored to that specific cancer. For instance a pink bracelet can be worn to represent breast cancer, while a yellow bracelet may represent childhood cancer.