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How to Send Visa Gift Cards?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you've been asking. Visa® gift cards are some of the most flexible gift cards you can send. Since they can be used wherever Visa is accepted, the cards can be redeemed online, in stores, over the phone or even at the Farmer's Market if the seller accepts mobile payments. Below are seven quick steps to teach you how to easily send Visa gift cards.I already shared the best places to buy Visa gift cards in a previous blog post. As a recap, you can buy them online, in grocery stores, at banks and a variety of other places. Since you typically have to pay an activation fee, make sure to read the terms and conditions on the card you pick to see how much buying the card will cost versus post-sale fees such as non-use charges, reload fees and so forth. Cards with lower activation fees may cost you more on the back-end, but that shouldn't matter if you believe the recipient will use the card quickly. The activation fees at   Read More »
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5 Fancy Gift Card Holders for the Serious Crafter

Several years ago, I went on a DIY gift-making binge. Working full-time, but single and home alone on the weekends, I threw myself into the then-trendy world of making homemade soaps, candles, bath salts, body oils and more. As a newbie to the art, things didn't go so well. Nonetheless, I'm a  Read More »

What is a Gift Code and Can I Use Gift Codes in Stores?

Gift Card Girlfriend answers the gift card questions you’ve been asking. Simply put, a gift code or a gift card code is the primary number on a gift card. For Visa® or MasterCard® gift cards, the code is typically a 16-digit number embossed in raised-lettering on the front of the card--just  Read More »
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