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March 22, 2017

AP The Big Story: Turning extra stuff into extra cash

Do you have extra stuff laying around? Now is the perfect time for a little spring cleaning. But before you

March 10, 2017

Recycle Bank: Are Gift Cards Recyclable?

Because You Asked: Are Gift Cards Recyclable? In the February issue of Recyclebank, GiftCards.com provides insight on how to recycle

March 10, 2017

GoBankingRates: HOW TO ENJOY YOUR MONEY NOW WITHOUT HURTING YOUR RETIREMENT FUND

In this article with Cameron Huddleston, she discusses how much money you need for retirement and ways to reduce your

March 10, 2017

Windy City Live: 4-Star Chicagoan Raising Money for Homeless Shelter

This week’s 4-Star-Chicagoan is helping the homeless get through winter by providing them with heat, clothing and other essential items

February 9, 2017

Huffington Post: Why do Gift Cards Keep Disappearing?

Shelley Hunter, Gift Card Girlfriend, shares insight on what to do if you suspect a gift card has been compromised.

December 6, 2016

Asbury Park Press: Gift cards; don’t let them turn into coal

Gift cards are everywhere this holiday season. Here are tips on how to make the most of the gifts you give and receive.

November 28, 2016

GoBankingRates.com: The Best Gift Cards to Buy This Holiday Season

Love getting the chance to to talk gift cards with reporters. Don’t forget, the best gift card to give is the one the recipient wants most! Here’s a list of the best gift cards to give this holiday season.

November 9, 2016

GoBankingRates.com: 50 Easy Ways to Save for Holiday Shopping

The holidays are coming up and Shelley Hunter, Gift Card Girlfriend, has some tips to share via GoBankingRates.com. When interviewed no how to save for holiday shopping, she suggests using discount gift cards, setting a budget and more. Read it here.

September 9, 2016

Nerd Wallet: You Got a Gift Card You Don’t Want. Now What?

Despite best intentions, the gift card you received isn’t what you wanted. What can you do with a gift card you don’t want? This story will help you out.

September 7, 2016

ABC: 7 ON YOUR SIDE HAS TIPS ON REPLACING LOST GIFT CARDS

Shelley Hunter, Gift Card Girlfriend, talks to consumer advocate, Michael Finney on how to replace a lost gift card.