Digital photography has become so inexpensive to produce, more and more online photo companies are offering free incentives to entice new customers.

MyPublisher.comhas an offer for new customers: a free hardback photo album you design yourself online. The books normally cost between $20 and $40. The free offer is for a basic version, those who want something more elaborate can pay money to upgrade.

Vistaprint.comalso has a total of six free personalized photo gifts, including a 2013 calendar featuring a different photo for each month of the year. Keep in mind customers are charged a small fee for shipping. In addition, upon checkout, customers are asked to join a Money Saving club which carries a monthly credit card fee. Some consumers have complained the wording of the offer is misleading.

Elf Yourself and Office Maxhave a joint offer: customers who click here can create a video of family or friends dancing to Christmas music, and also receive a coupon code for a free calendarthey pick up from Office Max stores that features a photo of their Elf Video.

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