How to Check Your Visa Gift Card Balance


November 13, 2009 | 26 Comments

How to Check Your Visa Gift Card Balance

Prepaid Visa gift cards can be used at most stores or to even pay your bills. But they're different from store gift cards in that a cashier can't check the balance before you make a purchase. It's important to know the balance before making a purchase or you may be stuck paying out-of-pocket to cover the remaining balance on a transaction. Unfortunately, there's no one-size-fits all …

21 Easy Gift Card Holder Ideas


November 6, 2009 | 3 Comments

21 Easy Gift Card Holder Ideas

Does the idea of simply handing over a gift card to a friend leave you cold? Statistics show people love receiving gift cards for Christmas, but you can warm up this simplest-of-all gifts by personalizing the gift-card holder. For those without time, a glue gun and dedicated craft room, we've assembled the following 21 ideas for dressing up your gift cards. …