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Wasted Gift Cards

by Scrvpvlvs
Dec 17, 2009 7:19 AM–In 2006, $8 billion was spent on gift cards that will never be redeemed---a bigger impact on consumers than the combined total of both debit- and credit-card fraud.

Two articles on the wasteful choices people often make when giving gifts:


Humbug or wise man? By Heather A. Davis, an interview of Wharton Professor Joel Waldfogel

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by Blogger Chris
January 21, 2010 9:53 AM–I would like to send you an e-mail (related to your google bookmarklets post) but I cant seem to find your contact information. I found your bookmark search post very helpful, I have now changed the tag for craigslist to "cl" and wikipedia to "wiki" so I can search those sites directly from my url bar just like I now search my bookmarks (thanks to you). I wanted to add others like an amazon search, ebay search, etc. only I dont know where to find the url to use once I add a new search engine ex. ( Can you guide me to where I could find that url so I can add some cool custom searches? Thanks!  

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