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5 Things Consumers Need to Know about eGift Cards

The most-talked about gift card of the holiday season isn't even a card. Below are five tips to help you successfully deliver electronic gift cards and safeguard against common pitfalls.Related Articles:Gift Card Girlfriend’s Complete Guide to eGift Cards Ranking eGift Card Features from Top Retailers INFOGRAPHIC: Who Will Deliver the Best eGift Cards in 2014?Electronic gift cards, also known as egift cards, digital gift cards, mobile gift cards and virtual gift cards, all refer to gift codes (see, they're not even cards) that are delivered using technology such as email, SMS text, social media and smartphone apps. Although this new way of gifting is the talk of the 2014 season, relatively few consumers have sent or used digital gift cards to date. But that is about to change. According to a survey by leading gift card manufacturer, Incomm, 75% of respondents will buy at least one digital gift card in 2014. So what should these newcomers watch for when   Read More »
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How do I Schedule Delivery of an eGift Card?

Put your holidays on autopilot by ordering egift cards in advance from over 40 merchants that let you schedule delivery.Image Credit: Two Little Birds Press via EtsyBenefits of Scheduling Electronic gift cards make fantastic last-minute gifts because they can be delivered almost  Read More »

OVER 50 Printable Gift Card Holders for the Holidays

The best printable Christmas, Hanukkah and other holiday gift card holders on the Internet. Quick question: how many gift cards do you plan to buy this holiday season? If you're like most people, you'll buy at least one gift card (probably closer to 4), and you'll spend about $200 total. With all  Read More »
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