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Flexible Gift Cards You Can Use (just about) Anywhere

A list of gift cards recipients will be able to use (almost) anywhere--stores, restaurants, and even downtown businesses. Read More »
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7 Gift Card SCAMS you can SPOT and EASILY AVOID!

As the popularity of gift cards rise, so does the potential for gift card fraud. Here are 7 gift card scams you can spot and easily AVOID. Read More »
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4 Ways to Buy Bulk Gift Cards and Which is Best

If you want to buy bulk gift cards for your business or a large group of friends, consider these four options. The best one depends on your needs. Read More »

How to Activate Visa® and Mastercard® Gift Cards

What's the point of gift card activation? Quick read on how to activate gift cards and why activating your gift card is for your protection. Read More »
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Who Will Deliver in 2018? Best eGift Cards Overall

For the fifth year in a row, Gift Card Girlfriend reviews the egift card programs from top stores and restaurants. See what's new in 2018. Read More »
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How to Use Visa Gift Cards Online for Partial Payment

When the balance of your gift card is less than the amount due, read these tips on how Visa gift cards can be used online for partial payment. Read More »
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Why Do Visa Gift Cards Cost More than Store Gift Cards?

Visa gift cards cost more than store gift cards because the profits from each are derived differently. Here's a breakdown. Read More »

Are Gift Cards Good Halloween Prizes for Kids?

Have a fall festival, school carnival, of Halloween costume contest coming up? Find 5 gift cards that make perfect Halloween prizes. Read More »
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What are the Best Gift Cards for Holiday Tipping?

Need an easy (cost-effective) way to tip your hairdresser or nanny this holiday season? Here's a list of best gift cards for holiday tipping. Read More »

What Name Should I Put on a Visa Gift Card?

Trying to use a Visa gift card online without a name linked to it? How to activate, register, and link a card properly. Read More »