ConsumerWatch: Corporate Takeover Could Make Gift Cards WorthlessIf you have an unused gift card sitting in your drawer or wallet, you should think about spending it – and soon, says the California Department of Consumer Affairs. Cards issued by stores that get taken over, or go out of business, can become worthless almost overnight.

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