CardHub http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Advice To Consumers: Use Gift Cards Right Away http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/advice-consumers-use-gift-cards-right-away <p>Did you get a gift card this holiday season? You're not alone.</p><p>Consumers were expected to spend about $80 billion on gift cards this year, and advocates suggest using them right away to avoid a lost or stolen card.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 12:48:45 +0000 Maria Altman 7719 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Advice To Consumers: Use Gift Cards Right Away