gift cards

Beware the hidden costs of gift cards

gift cardAs 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...

Recession: It's in the (gift) cards

Used to be that when you received a gift card for Christmas from a major retailer like Wal-Mart, you'd use it to buy something fun -- say, that new...