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KB Toys to honor gift cards through January 11, 2009

KB Toys to honor gift cards through January 11, 2009

KB Toys will honor gift cards through at least January 11, 2009. According to this story by Reuters, the toys retailer has entered into an agreement with the NY State Attorney General to honor outstanding gift…

Check Gift Card Balance

Check Gift Card Balance

Here is how to check your gift card balance. The first step is to read the information at the back of the card. Gift cards typically provide you at least one of the following ways to…

Gift Cards not to buy

Gift Cards not to buy

Avoid buying gift cards from retailers that are in trouble. The following is an updated list of major retailers that have recently filed for bankruptcy or have closed all stores. There may still be people out…

More gift card deals and promotions for the week

More gift card deals and promotions for the week

Applebee’s – Applebee’s is offering a free $5 bonus gift card when you purchase a $25 Applebee’s gift card. Offer end date unknown. Click here for details. Best Western – Best Western Hotel is offering a…

List of Gift Cards Sold at Giant Supermarket

List of Gift Cards Sold at Giant Supermarket

Below is the list of Gift Cards sold at Giant Supermarket. Not all cards are available in all stores. Call your local Giant store for complete list. Books – Movies – Music – Entertainment iTunes AMC…

Electronics for Gift Cards – Trade your Electronics for Gift Cards

Electronics for Gift Cards – Trade your Electronics for Gift Cards

Swap your electronics and get gift cards in return. This article from WGRZ News in Buffalo, NY, an NBC affiliate lists various websites that allow you to trade your electronics for cash or gift cards. I…

Gift Card Deals and Promotions for the Week – 12/17/08

Gift Card Deals and Promotions for the Week – 12/17/08

Bonefish Grill – Bonefish Grill is offering a free $20 gift card when you buy a $100 gift card. You can order the cards online and get free shipping when you buy $250 in gift cards….

Gift card legal compliance, escheatment and unclaimed property services by NRA

Gift card legal compliance, escheatment and unclaimed property services by NRA

The National Restaurant Association (NRA) has partnered with CardFact, Ltd., an Ohio based gift card services company to offer gift card legal compliance consultancy service to its members. State gift card laws have become more complex…

No Purchase Fee Visa Gift Card from FirstMerit Bank

No Purchase Fee Visa Gift Card from FirstMerit Bank

FirstMerit Bank is rolling out a no purchase fee Visa Gift card. The only spoiler is that the cards can only be purchased at FirstMerit’s Bank Branches and are not available online. This is exciting news…

KB Toys to redeem Gift Cards during Bankruptcy

KB Toys to redeem Gift Cards during Bankruptcy

As announced in this post, KB Toys has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and will be closing all stores. The main question, as far as this site is concerned, is whether they are going to…