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EXCLUSIVE: Yusuf/Cat Stevens Concert Ticket Mix-up Leaves Some Fans Upset

Those buying through a third party site were issued a gift card to serve as their electronic ticket. But for security reasons, the venue was only honoring tickets bought from the site directly.

12/04/2014

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Dom Giordano Has Heated Discussion With Pa. Governor Tom Corbett

Dom Giordano got into a heated discussion this morning with Governor Tom Corbett over a program that allows Gateway Health to use funding from the Department of Public Welfare to distribute $25 Walmart gift cards to recipients for going to the dentist.

02/06/2014

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The Benefit Of ‘De Minimis’ Gifts

The IRS does not make you pay taxes on what is called a “de minimis” gift fringe benefit – a business gift so small it’s not worth reporting.

12/13/2013

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3 On Your Side: Organizing And Selling Your Gift Cards

Did you get a gift card this holiday? Well what about an e-gift card? Whether it’s the old fashioned type or the new fangled version, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice for getting the most out of them.

12/27/2012

Senator Bob Casey speaks at a press conference on the Gift Card Consumer Protection Act. (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Senator Casey Sponsors Bill To Ensure Gift Cards Don’t Lose Value

Pennsylvania U.S. Senator Bob Casey is co-sponsoring a bill to help consumers get what they’re paying for, buying gift cards.

12/11/2012

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The Pros And Cons Of Gift Cards

To gift card or not to gift card? That is the question. Here are the pros and cons of giving a gift card this holiday season.

11/07/2012

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The Viggle App

Who knew that being a couch potato could be so rewarding? Viggle rewards people for watching TV and checking in via the app.

08/14/2012

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Bucks County Community Swaps Gift Cards For Firearms

On the heels of a successful gun buyback program three years ago, a Bucks County community is again offering supermarket gift cards in exchange for firearms.

07/23/2012

Stigall Show Log 5.18.12

Chris talks to Phillies OF Hunter Pence about his upcoming charity event, Steve Cordasco about Facebook’s IPO, CBS 3’s Beasley Reece to preview the Sixers and Phillies weekends, and Breitbart.com’s Larry O’Connor about biography discovered of President Obama claiming he was born in Kenya.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–05/18/2012

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NJ Committee Advances Bill To Stop Christie Plan To Seize Unused Gift Card Value

A New Jersey Senate committee has cleared a measure that would halt a plan by the Christie Administration to seize the unused value of gift cards two years after their purchase, a plan that is forcing the issuers of some of those cards to stop doing business in the Garden State.

05/18/2012

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Two More Gift Card Companies Say They’re Ready To Quit New Jersey

Their names may be unknown to you, but InComm and Blackhawk Network are two companies that act as middlemen for retailers. Their cards come with all kinds of brand names.

04/06/2012

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AmEx Pulls Gift Cards From NJ Over Proposed Un-Redeemed Value Law

The fact that American Express has decided to stop selling its gift cards at New Jersey retail stores is the latest salvo in an ongoing battle over what happens to un-redeemed card values.

04/03/2012

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BLOG: Convert Gift Cards Into Frequent Flyer Miles

By Jim Donovan: United Airlines has launched what it’s calling the Mileage Plus Gift Card Exchange. MileagePlus frequent flier members will now be able to convert the remaining value of unused or partially used retail […]

02/15/2012

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3-On Your Side: Getting The Most Out Of Unwanted Gift Cards

So did you receive any gift cards this holiday that you really didn’t want? Or maybe you have a handful of gift cards with small balances remaining and you don’t know what to do with them?

01/04/2012

(The egiftcardday.com web site offers a hundred different gift cards that can be delivered via e-mail.   Credit: Ed Fischer)

Out of Time For Holiday Shopping? ‘E’-Gift Cards May Save Your Bacon

The time for Christmas shopping is quickly drawing to a close. But there are many people who still have gifts to buy.

12/23/2011

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