How to Save Your Friends from Grubhub’s Gift Card Hack

When a friend of yours sends you a gift card from a restaurant chain you’ve never heard of, it can be tricky to figure out what to give it.Here’s how you can make sure you don’t end up in a grocery-bout-to-the-stars situation.First things first: make sure your gift card recipient doesn’t have a grubhub account.If…

Why 50 years ago, Netflix was ‘one of the best things to happen to Australian media’

The original Netflix service was launched in 1991.Its first two seasons were popular, but by the time the service launched in the US in 2002, the network had reached an audience of 10.4 billion people and was a major player in online entertainment.Netflix is the second most watched channel in the world, behind only YouTube,…

‘Beautiful’ Gift Cards Are Here to Stay: ‘The Gift Card Bubble Is Here to Last’

Gift cards have been on a tear, with more than $40 billion in spending over the past 12 months.But the future of gift cards is uncertain. The gift card bubble is here to last. Gift cards are a great way to get around, but they’re also a huge drain on your wallet.A recent study by WalletHub found…