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     FAQ      We collected the most frequently asked questions below, enjoy!!

  • How do I verify an item is in stock when placed on the Internet?

    Customers are contacted immediately when an item they buy isn't in stock.

  • What are acceptable forms of payment?

    Check or wire transfer is accepted in the United States. International credit cards are also accepted and you can also pay through Pay Pal.

  • Is it secure to order online?

    We have received orders from several well known companies in the past and we use secure payment methods.

  • Is there a sales tax?

    If you are ordering from within India, then sales tax is applicable. If not, then there are no sales tax applicable to you.

  • What does 5 colors mean when it comes to printing?

    Normally any picture is of 4 color, however recently specific color job for border or depth color make the job 5,6 or more color job.

  • What are the plates made out of?

    Plates are made of Aluminum.

  • Can large files be downloaded from a server? So there is no need for the CD to be sent?

    Yes, link your files to your server or provide us with FTP details.

  • What is "proof"?

    A proof is usually a means of making certain we have set your type correctly and that everything is positioned according to your needs. Generally, we'll create a proof, which is sent to you on-line or if a printed proof is needed then it's an additional expense which may be viewed within our store or sent to you in person.

  • Why is it necessary to look at a proof?

    Your own authorization on the final proof is assurance that you've checked out every aspect of our work and accept it as being accurate. It gives you one more time to check the order before it begins to be manufactored.

  • How many colors can be printed on each side?

    A side can have 4 color processes. Extra colors say 4 +1 is chargeable per color.

  • What types of thickness are available?

    The thicknesses available in Gsm are : 240, 260, 270, 280, 295, 300, 310, 320, and 330.

  • What stock finishing is available?

    1- Casino Finish (American Design Emboss)
    2- Casino Finish (European Linear Emboss)
    3- Glossy / Glossy
    4- Glossy / Matt
    5- Both Sides Matt

  • What types of overcoat finishes are available?

    There are a variety of coats available including: water or solvent based coating, or UV.

  • How do you pack the cards?

    Packaging options include: boxes, plastic cases, vacuum trays, cello wrapping, shrink wrapping, and printed display boxes.

  • Is it possible to provide references?

    Under normal circumstances the answer is no. Yet if you have a low comfort level then this is possible.

  • What if I require samples?

    Samples can be provided with free shipping. You can use DSX or FEDEX.

  • What if DSX or FEDEX aren't options for me?

    Free shipping is available because we feel it is our responsibility to provide you samples and you're right to have them.

  • How do I ship orders?

    We can ship them through FedEx or through regular postal service.

  • Is shipment outside the United States possible?

    Yes, we can send shipments anywhere in the world.

  • What guarantee do I have with my purchase?

    You get a 30-day money back guarantee. Within the first 7 days return the item to get a full refund.

  • Do you allow advertising on your site?

    Yes, but only on our terms.

  • How do I know my order's status?

    You will get an email confirmation after you place an order.

  • What time is it best to order over the phone?

    8:00am - 3:00pm Hawaii Time
    10:00am - 5:00pm Pacific Time
    11:00am - 6:00pm Mountain Time
    12:00pm - 7:00pm Central Time
    1:00pm - 8:00pm Eastern Time

  • What do I need to do to enroll in customer service?

    Email us or call us and our customer service will be happy to help.

  • How long has your business been around?

    This business has been around for 42 years.

  • What happens when I need to cancel my order?

    We don't think you'll reach that decision in life.

  • Do you deliver internationally?

    Yes, this is very much possible.

  • How can I get into contact with you?

    You can go ahead and give us a call at (954) 353-7554, or send us an email at info@tmcards.com to communicate with someone.

  • Can I order card sizes not listed?

    This is very much a possibility, custom orders happens more often than you know.

  • What does it mean that one side is coated? What if the other isn't?

    Coated sides have a gloss to them, while sides that aren't coated have a rough feel to them.

  • What does black centered paper mean?

    Black centered papers is reffering to the adhesive that is used to bind papers that are specialized together, this makes them stiffer and have better properties of the sheets.

  • Is it better to send files as tif or jpg?

    Tiff, because the files are better for printing.

  • Can you work with pantone number?

    Yes, we can work with that.

  • Should the files be left in Photoshop type?

    As long as the font layers are Rasterize so that font problems are avoided.

  • Can your computers read qxp files?

    Yes they can.

  • What resolution artwork is required?

    All artwork that is submitted needs at least a resolution of 300 DPI for best print quality.

  • How many images are allowed in a deck?

    The number of cards you order determines the number of images allowed. One example of this is a deck of 52 cards can have up to 52 different images. You can even have one image on one side of the cards, and another single image on the reverse side of the card.

  • How many cards are in a deck?

    A deck of playing cards has 52 cards, additionally 2 jokers cards making a total of 54.

  • What format should the artwork be submitted in?

    It's best to use 300 DPI( Dots per inches) JPG, BMP, GIF, PCT, and TIFF.

  • How long do orders take to complete?

    Order usually take a few days, but depending on the quality & quantity it could even take up to 3 months.

  • What is the minimum amount of orders required?

    Minimum requirement of 100 decks is a must. If you are looking to order in bulk then we can provide good prices for minimum order of 10000 decks.

  • Is it possible to have text and artwork on both sides of the card?

    Playing cards can be customized as you see fit.

  • How will orders be delivered?

    After you place an order you get logistical information so that you can keep track of it during its travels. We also offer door delivery service or your specific courier service using your own codes.

  • What are lead times? What about shipping time?

    Depending on the order and availability, order times start about 3 days after orders are placed. Air shipping times take between 8-10 days, while shipments by sea is around 30-35 days

  • How is payment applied?

    Payments under $5,000 take place through wire transfer. Orders exceeding $5,000 are can be done through letter of credit. For orders above $20,000 all that is required is 50% of the order total in advance and balance against fax copy of bill of lading / alternatively letter of credit.

  • How is artwork uploaded?

    You can either provide a link for us to use to download your files, or you can upload them on the site yourself.

  • Is it possible to use cards for promotional purposes?

    There are a variety of options you can choose from for your organization including: sparkle, glitter, special shape or form, and many other options that allows you to customize your cards for promotional purposes. You have the ability to design a deck of cards to your specifications, isn't that great?

  • Where are the cards made?

    The facilities where the cards are manufactured are based in India.

  • What sizes do playing cards come in?

    The cards come in the following sizes:
    Regular Bridge Size - 2.25" x 3.5" (57.15mm x 88.9mm)
    Large Size - 4.44" x 2.79" (113mm x 71mm)
    Round Cards - 2.91" Diameter (74mm)
    Poker Size - 2.5" x 3.5" (63.5mm x 88.9mm)

  • What should each side of the card be called, number or suit side?

    When you are designing the numbers or suit side of the card it is the face side. The back of the card is called the design side.

  • What kind of quality is the paper?

    Playing cards are typically designed with black centered stock of board, this makes it so you can't see the suit when held up in the light. The board is also to help prevent the card from bending or folding.

  • Where does the paper come from?

    The paper is produced in various countries including: Slovenia, India, Germany, France, and Indonesia.

  • Is it possible to have text and artwork on both sides of the card?

    Playing cards can be customized as you see fit.

  • How many cards are allowed in a deck?

    If the quantity is small then you can go for 52 or 54, but there is no limit.

  • I experience trouble with the automated quote site. I was afraid to give a lot of information away.

    There is nothing to worry about because the information asked is to eliminate the possibilies of scammers fake inquireis.

  • I still don't understand automated quote site.

    Contact us please.

  • How do I calculate estimates?

    There are online estimates you can use to get started. It's always wise to get the right quote and then call us to talk to our service representatives.

  • What prices are offered?

    Fill out the CUSTOM PRODUCT QUOTE to get a real estimate of how much it is going to be.

  • Can I make 52 or 54 cards for the same price?

    For smaller queries this is possible.

  • Do you save the plates necessary for reorders?

    You are most likely going to have to go with a new plate. Since the plate will use the strength and image quality over time.

We will match or beat any quote worldwide if you could give us a written quote from a known playing card manufacturer. sales@tmplayingcards.com