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Top Gift Cards for Teens

When I think of what teenagers want, "meals and wheels" top the list. From a ride to Sam's house to $10 for lunch, this group of highly-independent (but actually still quite dependent) people want  Read More »

Top Gift Cards for Families

Several years ago, my family exchanged gifts with another family. Since both tribes had an equal number of kids, we slid presents across the table to each other like a game of Red Rover--everybody  Read More »

Is a Visa Gift Card the Same Thing as a Visa?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking.Short answer: no. Although a Visa® gift card can be used wherever Visa is accepted (online, in stores, over the phone, as  Read More »

What Should I Write on an e-Gift Card?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking. From the super-simple "@TweetaCoffee" at Starbucks, to the full-featured app and website at Dunkin’ Donuts, the one element  Read More »

Gift Card Girlfriend’s Complete Guide to e-Gift Cards

Are you ready for the world of mobile gifting? A couple of years ago, I would have answered “no” on your behalf, but things have changed. The technology is working and we've become cyber-savvy  Read More »

How Digital Gift Cards in Top Stores Stack Up

Looking for a last-minute gift? Although you could run to the store to buy a gift card, sending an e-gift card is even faster. Whether the recipient lives across town or across the country, digital  Read More »

What Name Should I Put on a Visa Gift Card?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking. When ordering, buying or registering a Visa® gift card, enter the recipient's first and last name. Although tempting to  Read More »

When is a Gift Card Better than a Gift?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking. There are few times when I believe a traditional present trumps a gift card, but it does happen. I only break pattern,  Read More »

From Localpalooza to Glocalpalooza

As the Internet, smartphones, tablets, social media or Google Earth bring an ever more globalized world closer within our proximity, we seem equally obsessed with going local. And this, call it,  Read More »

How to Send MasterCard Gift Cards?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking. MasterCard® gift cards, though seemingly generic, are some of the most requested gifts on birthday and holiday wish lists.  Read More »
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