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Last-Minute Shopping Boosted Holiday Sales

It's official. When it comes to holiday shopping, we're a nation of procrastinators. Official tallies of holiday sales show the week of Christmas was golden for retailers, with sales rising over last year's numbers.

Gift Cards Are Retailers' Last Hope For Holiday Cheer

The books are nearly closed on the holiday shopping season and it looks like sales in bricks-and-mortar stores were about as bad as last year. But there's one last present the big store chains haven't unwrapped: gift cards.

Secrets to cash back shopping deals

Shhhh ...don't tell, but there is a great way to make money online without doing anything. Seriously. Swagbucks is a probably the easiest way I make...

Gift cards deals to die for

To give, or not to give a gift card? No matter how impersonal it may seem, this holiday season it's a proposition that will be hard to resist....

Beware the hidden costs of gift cards

As we start to buy gifts for family and friends, we may decide to go the easy route and get a gift card. But think twice before you choose that...

Gift cards from the dollar store

Here are four words I never thought I'd be using together in the same sentence: dollar store gift card. So far, I've found two dollar stores that...

Begin your Christmas savings now

I've reached the age where the loved ones I gift are beyond toys, and I've taken to giving gift cards so they can buy their heart's desire. I'm also...