Laws and legal information about the expiration of gift cards.
Gift cards have become an extremely popular method of gift-giving. Gift cards carry a number of advantages over their predecessor, the gift certificate. Generally made of hard plastic and in some cases reloadable, gift cards are easy to carry, easy to package and easy to use. However, they are also easy to forget about. In fact, so many gift cards have been pocketed and forgotten that laws have developed surrounding the funds that are loaded on old gift cards. Read more