Gift Cards

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Return Fraud Results In Illegal Gift Cards

It’s an illegal business worth billions and the holiday shopping season is the prime time for return fraud. Thieves take items off store shelves and then take them to the return counter, pretending to have purchased the item.

12/10/2014

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Surveillance Effort By Postal Service Helps Catch Mail Carrier Red Handed

A mail carrier who worked out of a post office in Golden was sentenced for stealing mail from his customers this week.

05/30/2014

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Suspects Bought $20,000 Worth Of Gift Cards At Walmart

The Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Department would like the public’s help identifying three men suspected of credit card fraud.

11/26/2013

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Denver Auditors Denied Access To Gift Card Records

Denver’s auditor plans to sue to get records of how gift cards issued by the human services department were spent.

10/17/2013

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Get A Price Break On Gift Cards For Last-Minute Gifts

Gift cards can be a great idea for that tough-to-buy for someone on your gift list. There’s also a better way to get the best value when you buy those gift cards, often you can get a little something for yourself at the same time.

12/20/2012

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The Pros And Cons Of Gift Cards

To gift card or not to gift card? That is the question. Here are the pros and cons of giving a gift card this holiday season.

11/07/2012

4 On Your Side Consumer Investigator Jodi Brooks works with customer to get gift card refund. (Credit: CBS)

Gift Card Receipts Key To Guaranteeing Payment

When giving a gift card include the receipt, it guarantees the recipient will get the full value of the gift.

03/14/2012

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Brooke’s Bargains: Gift Card Bargains — Do They Exist?

I understand why many people enjoy giving and receiving gift cards. They offer a simple way to give someone on your list exactly what they want because they can pick it out.

11/30/2011

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Gift Card Givers Should Be Wary Of Hidden Fees

E-Gift Cards are becoming popular, but CBS4 Money Saver Suzanne McCarroll warns gift givers about hidden fees.

11/18/2011

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Firing, Resignation In Human Services Gift Card Theft

Denver’s Human Services Department has fired one employee and a second worker quit last Friday in an investigation into stolen gift cards.

02/07/2011

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