Quick Answer: What Do You Say When Someone Gives You Money?

What do you say when someone gives you money as a gift?

Etiquette When Receiving Money

Show Your Appreciation – If you are lucky enough to receive a cash gift – for your birthday or perhaps your wedding – thank the giver for their generosity both at the time of the gift (if given in person), and with a thank you note.

How do you respond to a request for money?

Here are seven ways to politely say no when you’re asked for money.

  • Make It Your Rule.
  • Respond Promptly.
  • Be Clear, To-The-Point, & Polite.
  • Be Aware of What You Can Give.
  • Offer to Help in Other Ways.
  • Consider Your Relationship.
  • Be Wary of Discussing Financial Details.

How do you politely refuse to give money?

If you don’t want to get involved with lending money to friends and family, here are 6 tips to help you say no:

  1. Make it Your Policy. Make it your policy not to lend money to friends and family.
  2. Be Direct and Brief.
  3. Ask for Time to Decide.
  4. Offer to Help in Other Ways.
  5. Give Money as a Gift.
  6. Don’t Disclose Financial Details.

How do you accept a generous gift?

  • Accept graciously and say “thank you” genuinely.
  • Resist the urge to reciprocate.
  • Resist the urge to turn down the gift or deflect the compliment.
  • Enjoy the gift or compliment.
  • Acknowledge (to yourself) if you have a negative reaction and examine why this is so.
  • Donate if you must.