Gift Cards: Yea or Nay?


As the holidays approach I’ve been thinking a lot about one subject. Gift cards. We all know that gift cards are wonderful presents for teachers or clients or nieces and nephews that we rarely see, but how do you feel about gift cards as stocking stuffers? As in “How did Santa know that you love [...]

I’ll Take You All Out for a Bloomin’ Onion


I am stunned. Stunned, I tell you. As a blogger, I often get pitches in my inbox and today I received this: Dear Shari, dust off your secret shoebox and dig through your drawers and find those unwanted gift cards! According to a recent article from The Wall Street Journal, $41 billion in gift cards [...]