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Free and Discount Gift Cards & Gift Certificates

Gift cards save money, time and gas

A growing number of people are using discount gift cards, or gift certificates, just like coupons to get a discount on shopping and dining.

Gift certificates can be either mailed through the post office or emailed directly to the recipient with a number to use to retireve the online gift certificate. Other sites let your print or personalize your own gift certificate. If you want to buy a gift card, browse our links to well known brands here.

Two ways to save on gift cards is finding free gift cards or gift cards that offer discounts.

Free Gift Cards

Companies that offer free gift cards usually require filling out a form, completing a survey or some form of participation. The rewards can be lucrative.

Some offers range in the hundreds of dollars towards free purchases at selected businesses or places of your own choice, depending on the rules. Find free gift cards from our affiliates.

Buy Gift Cards Online

Almost all businesses have a gift card or gift certificate program. It is a convenient way to give a gift without giving the wrong gift. Buying gift cards online saves time and gas. Select from many name brands that provide gift cards. Find Gift Certificates from online companies.

Restaurant discount gift certificates

Restaurant.com has thousands of restaurants in its database that accep their discounted dining coupons. Save 60% or more when they have special sales. Find Restaurant.com gift cards from Restaurant.com

Using Gift Cards

When using gift cards, be sure to read the restrictions and date expirations. Some gift cards may start being charged after a period of time or non use.

Gift cards are usually in the form of a plastic credit card. Online gift cards are received by email to the gift giver or receiver and printed from a computer. Some companies will mail out gift cards, often with free shipping.

Gift cards and gift certificates are interchangeable. Both provide a way to give credit for a future purchase. The term gift certificates was more popular in the days before plastic gift cards.

Our links leads to major companies who provide coupons and codes to publishers like Entertainment Magazine.



Gift Card Tips

A Consumer Guideline for Giving Giftcards

Bankrate, Inc. (NASDAQ:RATE) published its Fourth Annual Holiday Gift Card Study. The study examines new trends, expiration dates, fees, and dormancy policies associated with gift card purchases. See report and suggested tips...

Surge in Holiday Gift Card Popularity Meant Many Americans Chose Their Own Gifts

With the growing popularity of gift cards as holiday gifts -- overall sales will total $24.8 billion, up $6 billion from last year (1) -- many Americans were selecting their own gifts now that the holiday excitement is over.

As more than half of Americans have said they would like to receive a gift card this holiday season (1), Wal-Mart (NYSE:WMT) , the world's largest retailer, predicts that last year's gift card redemption trends will continue.

"With more than 127 million weekly shoppers, consumers have told us how they are likely to spend their gift cards this season and Wal-Mart has stocked its stores to meet their needs," said Steve Bratspies, Wal-Mart's vice president of marketing.

"Many shoppers will use their gift cards to purchase the big-ticket electronic items they wanted to find under the tree, such as video game consoles and HDTVs. Another group of gift card recipients will use their cards on practical items that they need, such as food and the latest CDs to make their New Year's celebrations complete."

Gift cards purchased during the holiday season are most heavily redeemed in the first weeks after Christmas, which means Americans will enjoy shopping for their own gifts into the new year. With no expiration date and the flexibility to redeem gift cards online at walmart.com, gift cards are truly a gift that keeps giving. VIsit our ionline links to Walmart.

Gift Cards have versatile uses

Often, there are no shipping or handling charges when you purchase the gift card online and have a confirmation emailed or snail-mailed to the recipient. Some Web sites provide a gift certificate cards to send with birthday, holiday or personalized greetings. Read more...

Gift Cards Ranked No. 1 Choice for Birthdays

Survey reveals men spend the most on spouse or significant other while women spend the most on their children. Continue reading...

Holiday Shopping- 'Tis The Season for Giving



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Gift Card Index


Free Gift Cards

Apple, Best Buy, WalMart or Target Free Gift Cards, Victoria's Secret, J.C. Penney, Chili's Outback, Costco, eBay and many more.

Gift Cards & Certificates

Dozens of popular merchants with gift certificates that can be sent by mail or email. Some discount gift cards.

Coupons

Discount coupons to download or print online from major merchants. Use instore or online.

Free Shipping & Codes

Free shipping online offers and free shipping promotional codes.

Promotional Codes

Travel, air, car promo codes from major travel companies.

Food Gift Certificates

Restaurant.com gift cards and coupons from thousands of restaurant in many US cities.

Amazon Groceries

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Major Online Gift Card Retailers

Fandango Bucks

Give the gift of movies anytime Good for any movie available for ticketing on Fandango.com. Got a movie fan on your gift list? Get a Fandango gift card featuring their favorite movie art!

Give the gift of movies!

Walmart Gift Cards

Online Gift Cards: $10-200 The Walmart GiftCard is sent by email within hours of ordering to use at walmart.com. Now give a gift that is always the right color or size. The Online Gift Card (gift certificate) is perfect for the holidays, or any time of the year. It arrives by email within hours, there is no shipping charge to you, and the recipient can choose just what they have in mind. More Walmart promotions and online deals.

Macy's Gift Cards

Purchase and Redeem Your Macy's Gift Cards Online. Create your card online. Personalize gift cards with a photo. Delivered by email. Find more Macy's online fashions.

Coupons.com

Print Free Coupons. With hundreds of free printable coupons from familiar consumer brands, Coupons.com is the undisputed leader in providing print-at-home coupons to consumers looking for savings! Coupons.com works with well known companies such as General Mills, Kimberly-Clark, Johnson & Johnson, and Unilever offering many local in-store coupons.

Free Local Grocery Store Coupons Access over $100 in printable grocery & drugstore coupons right from your browser. Contains no adware or spyware.

Gift Card Mall

Giftcardmall.com has online access to hundreds of the best retail branded gift cards like Nordstrom, Home Depot, iTunes and AMC. Gift cards are delivered by email or traditional mail! A huge range of denominations and shipped only within the United States, the cards can be used online or on location as the issuing retailer. Customized gift cards are also available by uploading photos and images. Shop GiftCardMall.com Today!

GiftCards.com

GiftCards.com products include Visa Debit Gift Cards for any occasion, Visa Virtual Gift Cards that can be used online, Photo Gift Cards for a more personal touch, and Discounted Merchant Cards sold at up to 25% off the face value! Save up to 25% off at your favorite retailers.

Gap Gift Cards

Gap.com - Gift Cards ship free. Buy giftcards online. Can be used online and at any Gap or babyGap store. Also for Banana Republic, Piperline or Old Navy. More online deals from the Gap.

GiftCertificates.com

Gift cards and gift certificates for over 200 popular merchants, GiftCertificates.com is your Online Gift Card Superstore! Choose from hundreds of popular stores and restaurants including Omaha Steaks, Macy’s, Bed Bath & Beyond, Staples, Barnes & Noble, Old Navy and hundreds more! Most products can be shipped or e-mailed and used either online or in retail stores (depending on merchant participation). For all occassions- holidays, birthdays, anniversaries and for yourself. See links to GiftCertificates.com.

Movie Ticket Gift Cards

Loews Cineplex Entertainment Gift CardsGiftCertificates.com is fulfilling all Loews Cineplex Entertainment Gift Cards orders with AMC Gift Cards, which can be used at both Loews and AMC Theatres. When combined, both Loews and AMC hav more than 185 years of success and proven leadership in the exhibition industry.

AMC Theatres Gift Cards are good for movies and concessions with no expiration date. Good at any AMC theatre in the U.S. AMC is the most recognized theatre brand in the country with nearly 400 locations in the US where our gift cards can be redeemed.

Relax the Back

Giftcards from Relax the Back are available in all price ranges from $25-$500 Give the Gift of Comfort and Joy. Good on all products in both store and online.

Groupon

Groupon features a daily deal on the best stuff to do, see, eat, and buy in a variety of cities across the United States and has been recently featured on the Today Show, Good Morning America, and named the #1 Hottest Website for 2010 by Fox Business News!

Hammacher Schlemmer Can't decide?

Give a Hammacher Schlemmer Gift Certificate Card and let them choose from an enormous online catalog. Easy to redeem through the catalog, in stores or online. Standard delivery is free. Send a free gift message. Your gift certificate arrives blank to allow you to customize it with the name of your intended recipient. $25-$200 denominations.