This is the biggest day for gift returns, according to UPS

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Shipping companies are preparing for millions of people to return all those Christmas gifts they don’t like.

In fact, Jan. 2 could be the biggest day ever for holiday gift returns.

Several shipping companies have dubbed it National Returns Day.

UPS expects a record 1.9 million packages to be returned next Thursday – that’s a 26% increase from one year earlier.

And that prediction is just for UPS – and does not include packages sent through USPS or Fed-Ex.

UPS expects the record numbers because Jan. 2 is the first work day of the new year.

The company also said many people buy online with the intention of returning the product if they don’t like it.

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