Frequent flyer and credit card points programs are another source for consumers, says Testa. Many of these programs offer cash back options, too, but the gift card may have a higher face value for the points required.
Rewards can be redeemed for clothing store, flower shop and movie gift cards. Check with your credit card provider or airline program for details.
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