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Bankruptcy & Gift Cards – State Attorney Generals can help

Bankruptcy & Gift Cards – State Attorney Generals can help

Today’s piece is a follow-up to this story I posted on June 18th about a local spa in Missouri – Spa 151 that went out of business, leaving gift card holders with worthless cards they could…

Giftcardblogger featured on CofeBuz

Giftcardblogger featured on CofeBuz

Giftcardblogger.com and our sister website Giftcardrescue.com are both featured in this article by Cofebuz regarding Web 2.0 marketing. Cofebuz is a marketing and business blog. The article, “Web 2.0: Marketing by Providing Value”, talks about Giftcardrescue.com…

Free $25 Shell Gas Card with Shell Credit Card Application

Free $25 Shell Gas Card with Shell Credit Card Application

Citi Cards is offering a free $25 Shell Gas Gift Card when you apply and are approved for a Shell Card and purchase 100 gallons of shell gasoline within the first 90 days of opening the…

Free $75 Gas Card from Expedia with hotel stay

Free $75 Gas Card from Expedia with hotel stay

For a limited time, Expedia.com is offering a free $75 gas card (MasterCard) when you book and stay for 4 nights at participating hotels in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. You can also get a free…

Logan’s Roadhouse to accept Bennigan’s and Steak and Ale Gift Cards

Logan’s Roadhouse to accept Bennigan’s and Steak and Ale Gift Cards

More good news for holders of bankrupt Bennigan’s and Steak & Ale Gift Cards. According to this story, Logan’s Roadhouse will begin accepting unused gift cards from Bennigan’s and Steak & Ale restaurants. This follows a…

Boscov's Department Store files for bankruptcy – Will still redeem gift cards

Boscov's Department Store files for bankruptcy – Will still redeem gift cards

Boscov’s Department Store, America’s largest family-owned independent department store, filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday, August 4th. According to this story from the Associated Press, the company blamed it’s current predicament on the current…

Texas Roadhouse to accept Bennigan's and Steak and Ale Gift Cards

Texas Roadhouse to accept Bennigan's and Steak and Ale Gift Cards

Finally, a bit of good news for holders of bankrupt Bennigan’s and Steak and Ale Gift Cards. Texas Roadhouse has announced that holders of Bennigan’s and Steak and Ale Gift Cards gift cards can bring them…

Mervyn's files for bankruptcy protection – Will honor existing gift cards

Mervyn's files for bankruptcy protection – Will honor existing gift cards

Mervyn’s department store has filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. Mervyn’s stores will remain open and business will continue as the company goes through the bankruptcy process. According to this story from MarketWatch.com, the company has…

Bennigan’s and Steak & Ale file for Bankruptcy

Bennigan’s and Steak & Ale file for Bankruptcy

Another one bites the dust. Bennigan’s and Steak & Ale, both owned by Texas-based Metromedia Restaurant Group file for chapter 7 bankruptcy protection. This will result in the closing of more than 300 corporate-owned locations. According…