– $20 Gift Card Giveaway

It’s back to school time and that means books!  Books for studying, books for reference, and books just to enjoy.  Who couldn’t use an online gift card for books at say…Barnes & Noble?

Gift cards make such a great gift and can be your one stop shop when you’re shopping for them.  A place to go when your child comes home from school holding that tattered birthday invitation for this evening, that’s been sitting at the bottom of their backpack for two weeks.  Or…it can’t possibly be the in-laws anniversary already (didn’t we just celebrate that?), and you know that your husband didn’t pick up a gift. is your portal for hundreds of retailers and the electronic gift cards they offer, including;, Home Depot, Barnes & Noble, CompUSA and so many more large and small businesses.

It’s a super easy site to navigate, you can view all the retailers offered alphabetically or by category.  After browsing through their offerings, I’m quite certain there is something for everyone there (even the pickiest person!).

And there’s an added bonus. is a green choice.  Since it’s all done online, no gas is used, no paper, no waste!  A simple, eco-friendly way to shop.

Once you decide on the gift card you’re going to send, you’ll have a choice of the amount the retailer offers and locations the recipient can use it at.

Then will redirect you to the secure page at the retailer, you follow the on screen instructions to complete your purchase and your gift card will be sent via e-mail to whomever you want.  (You can even have it sent to yourself, if you would like to print it, in order to have something ‘tangible’ to gift.)

There are no fees incurred by using, it’s just a convenient way to browse a lot of e-gift card options in one place and be able to checkout with minimal internet browsing and clicking.

Thanks to one reader will win a $20 eGift Card to Barnes & Noble.

To enter visit and tell me which other retailer on their site, you would like to shop at (besides those mentioned in this post).  You can enter daily.

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Open to US Residents ages 18+, ends September 6, 2010 at 11:59 PM CST. Winner will be notified by email and have 48 hours to respond or a new winner will be chosen. By entering this giveaway you are stating that you have read my **Privacy/Rules statements and agree to them.

Disclosure of Material Connection: I received no compensation for posting the above information. I was not required to write a positive review.  The opinions I have expressed are my own and this product may not have the same results for all people, please do additional research of your own when purchasing products mentioned in reviews. is supplying the giveaway item and is responsible for fulfillment, this giveaway has no affiliation with Barnes & Noble.

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