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gift card

n.
A plastic card that is linked, as by an identification number or an embedded microchip, to an account containing a specified amount of money, given as a gift to be redeemed at a specified store or business.
Translations

gift card

n (US) → Gift Card f; (= voucher also)elektronische Guthabenkarte; (= greeting card also)elektronische Glückwunschkarte
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74 in the category, reports CardHub, which has released its list of 2014's most popular gift cards, as well as eight tips for managing gift card spending over the holidays.
com)-- Retail Card Closeouts (RCC) has launched the 2014 version of the Gift Card Grab Bag ticket which features discounted gift cards, gift certificates, travel vouchers, rebate vouchers and more.
Under prior law and guidance, revenue from gift card sales was recognized in the tax year of receipt; however, under regulations as modified and clarified by a series of revenue procedures, such revenue may be deferred in certain situations.
According to the survey of over 1,000 consumers, conducted by the Retail Gift Card Association (RGCA), 71.
I have occasionally taken my gift card and run, but most of the time, I shop.
For state escheat and unclaimed property reasons, a common business model is for gift cards to be sold and managed by a separate gift card company (Giftco) and redeemed by either an affiliated party or an unrelated third party under a gift card service agreement.
Dippin' Dots reports that it will launch an online gift card program this summer, which will allow consumers everywhere to order Dippin' Dots gift cards online that can be sent to recipients via e-mail.
Over half (57 percent) of American consumers say they purchased at least one gift card within the past year, an increase of 5 percent from six months ago (when last measured).
At least one major issuer, American Express, acknowledged having sold some gift cards this holiday season that had been compromised and used somewhere along the firm's gift card distribution chain before they reached the consumer.
Summary: Postilion, a leading provider of software solutions for self-service banking and payments and a division of S1 Corporation (NASDAQ: SONE), today announced that Marks & Spencer has completed the implementation of a gift card program based on Postilion solutions.
OKLAHOMA CITY -- Six out of 10 Americans received a gift card this holiday season, and thanks to the Gift Card Weekend, they can now get more than they had hoped.
The customer can then select the value of the gift card, add a personal message, and enter the cell phone number of the recipient.