Free Online Happy New Year Cards

Happy New Year card next to a lit sparkler
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Send your friends and family some warm wishes for the new year with a festive New Year's card. A New Year's card is a great option for those who procrastinated and never sent other holiday cards. And it still will be a happy surprise for the recipient even if you have already sent them another greeting card over the holiday season. These online New Year's cards are free, quick, and easy to send. They come in many different designs—from quirky cards to sophisticated sentiments—so you're sure to find one that suits your style.

Here are five free online New Year's greeting cards in a variety of styles.

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    Happy New Year Dots

    A teal and gold Happy New Year online card


    This free online Happy New Year card from Punchbowl holds nothing back with its deep teal color and bright gold dots. The inside of the card is a white linen texture with more gold dots and text that reads, "This has been a year like no other. Cheers to the New Year!" There's plenty of room to add your custom message before sending it. You also get to send along a virtual envelope that you can decorate with liners, stamps, and postage.

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    Happy New Year Fireworks

    A burgundy and gold card that says "Happy New Year"


    Another beautiful Happy New Year card from Punchbowl has a deep burgundy background with gold fireworks that give it a festive look. Inside the card, there are more fireworks and the greeting: "Sending you love from afar! Hope to see you soon. Happy New Year!" There's room to leave your own message before sending it off to your loved one.

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    Happy New Year Snowflakes

    Card with snowflakes that says "Happy New Year!"


    This Punchbowl New Year’s greeting card carries on the festive feel of the holiday season with its beautiful snowflakes set against a midnight blue background. On the inside, the card reads: “Wishing you all the best for the year ahead!” There’s also lots of space for a personalized message on the card.

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    Happy New Year Countdown Clock

    A black and yellow Happy New Year card with a clock


    Yet another Punchbowl creation, this online New Year's greeting card gets straight to the point with a picture of a gold clock and the phrase "Happy New Year!" that pops against a black background. Inside it says "5…4…3… 2…1…Happy New Year!" Before sending this greeting card, you can add a personalized message, customize the virtual envelope, and even include a gift card for the recipient.

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    Happy New Year Bird

    A colorful bird on the cover of a Happy New Year card

    Got Free Cards 

    A colorful bird in blue, red, and pink carries along with it a banner that says "Happy New Year" on this sweet New Year's greeting card from Got Free Cards. The inside is left blank, so you can add your own well wishes to the recipient for the new year. Besides being able to send this card via email, you can also download and print it to send through the mail. Plus, you can add your own photos, text, stickers, verse, or freehand digital drawing to the card.