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Dance Theatre of Harlem Announces Partnership with GiftCards.com at 45th Anniversary Gala

 A few days before the 2014 Oscars, the Dance Theatre of Harlem was filling its own red carpet with celebrities including Patti Labelle, Ms. New York City, and Goldman Sachs partner  Read More »

Yankee Candle Joins GiftCards.com GiftBrands Program

Yankee Candle, the company that creates warm and inviting homes for every season through their wide variety of creatively scented candles, is the latest addition of national store brands to join  Read More »

When the Money is Gone, You Have the Memories

When I was a younger man, I didn’t take a lot of pictures. I guess it just seemed like I would always have the memories of my life with me. As I have grown older, however, I wish I had done a  Read More »

Getting Older (Doesn’t Have to) Suck Birthday Gift Idea

"Gifting Made Easy" by Gift Card Girlfriend I'm in love with this Getting Older Sucks Birthday Milestone Gift Card Idea. When I saw the Baby Blanket on a Stick or "Baby Blanket Pop," as it's called  Read More »

CMU Students Help in the Fight Against Fraud

Each day our cards account for thousands of transactions. As a Program Manager for our issuing banks, we are required to monitor card activity in order to remain compliant with Bank Secrecy Act (BSA)  Read More »

It Ain’t Easy Being Cheesy

Pittsburgh is known for many things, a smart city, a romantic town, a top place to live, etc. But migration or immigration don't come to mind when thinking of the city of steel. Yet, GiftCards.com,  Read More »

Why Employee Gift Cards are Better than Sunglasses

My friend once received a pair of Prada Sunglasses as an employee reward for completing a project. She loves Prada, so you’d think she’d appreciate the gift. But every other woman on the team  Read More »

8 Random Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Roses are red, Violets are blue. SEO is complicated, But gift cards are not. ~~Anonymous Ah, love is in the air. The month of January is over, and, before you know it, Valentine’s Day will be  Read More »

[Infographic] 6 Last-Minute Valentine’s Day Hail Mary Gift Ideas

The National Retail Federation (NRF) just posted the 2014 results of their annual Valentine's Day survey. For the first time in six years, the number of adults (18 and over) planning to buy  Read More »

Smile Wall

At GiftCards.com, we’re one large family. When we tried to put a family album together, it took up an entire wall! Thus was born the “We Wall,” a fifteen-foot wall filled with photographs of  Read More »