STORY FROM USA TODAY: Disney's paper stock certificates are heading off to Never Never Land. The stock certificates, with images of Mickey Mouse, Dumbo and Tinker Bell on them, have long been collector's items and a fixture in many children's bedrooms. They are a popular gift among parents, grandparents, uncles and aunts who want to teach kids about the stock market. But The Walt Disney Co. said that it will stop issuing the paper stock certificates to shareholders on Oct. 16.
Disney will no longer be issuing stock certificates! Deadline to order is October 15, noon, PST. (Quantities are limited, 100% returns on unfulfilled orders)
Your Walt Disney Stock gives you a share in one of the world's leading media conglomerates. Home to the most exciting characters and theme parks on the planet, Disney's recent ventures include The Walt Disney Cruise Line and women's lifestyle magazine Jane. Disney owns a large portion of ABC, Buena Vista Motion Pictures, and Miramax Films.
YOU MAY STILL BE ABLE TO BUY A SHARE
Effective October 16, 2013 Disney Company will no longer be issuing negotiable stock certificates. The negotiable Disney stock certificate as shown today will soon be piece of history. Own or gift the iconic Disney stock certificate with the images of the famous Walt Disney, Mickey Mouse, Bambi, Cinderella, Pinocchio, and Donald Duck. A favorite and all-time top seller for OneShare.com, this is FINAL 24 HOURS to own a "Piece of the Magic!"
OWNING OR GIFTING ONE SHARE IS NOT GOING AWAY; just the stock certificate. After the deadline, anyone can still own or gift one share of Disney stock with OneShare.com, but ownership will be held electronically and the recipient will receive a non-negotiable certificate of acquisition. This is FINAL 24 HOURS for you to own the negotiable stock certificate before Disney makes the permanent change!
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