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December 1st, 2010 Movies For A Year Holiday Giveaway

The holidays are upon us. In true holiday spirit, will be ringing in the new year by giving away movie passes for a full year to one of our lucky fans, customers, or followers.

How to Enter

All of the following actions are mandatory in order to enter the giveaway:

  • Fill out the following submission form:
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  • Comment on this Blog Post. Be sure to include your name.
  • “Like” us on the GiftZip Facebook. (Already a fan? No worries, this is waved for you.)
  • Comment on the Movies For a Year post on Facebook letting us know you’re entering.

Additional entries will be awarded for the following (Not mandatory, but increase your chances):

1 Entry:

  • Share. Suggesting our Facebook page to friends. Screenshots of this can be sent to
  • Follow. Follow us on Twitter @giftzip (a follow and unfollow with not count toward an entry)
  • Retweet. Retweeting the giveaway on Twitter. (Each RT will count for one entry for up to 5 entries.)
  • Subscribe. Subscribe to the Youtube Channel.

10 Entries:

  • Blog. Blog about Links to blog posts can be sent to

50 Entries:

  • Buy a eGift card, take a screenshot of your purchase order, & send to


  • Entrants must be legal U.S. residents.
  • Entrants must follow submission process.
  • A maximum of 69 entries will be accepted per person.

Timeline & Prize

Submission Deadline: All entries must be submitted by midnight EST on January 1st, 2011.

  • The winner will receive $520 in Fandango Bucks to be paid every 4 months for 12 months in chunks of $130 Fandango Bucks. This adds up to $10 a week for 52 weeks or the price of a movie ticket each week for a year.
  • Prize will be delivered electronically (via e-mail) on the 3rd of each month. Winners are responsible for printing their own Fandango Bucks.
  • Fandango is in no way affiliated with this giveaway.

Winner Selection Process

  • The winner will be selected at random.
  • The more entries you submit, the greater chance of being selected as the winner.

Fine Print

We retain the right to delete or disqualify any entries we deem inappropriate or as an abuse of’s terms and conditions.

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Top 5 Reasons To Give eGift Cards Over Traditional Plastic Gift Cards

October 5th, 2010

Gift cards are on the top of everyone’s wish lists. Despite their desirable status, traditional plastic gift cards can be limiting, wasteful, and easily lost. So, the next time you plunge into your wallet to purchase a gift card for a friend or a loved one, remember these 5 reasons why it might be best stay at home in your bunny slippers and give a virtual eGift card instead.

  1. Go Green. eGift cards provide shoppers and recipients with a paperless option for gift giving, promoting greener practices and reducing the use of PVC. Each year, 75 million lbs of PVC ends up in landfills due to plastic gift card waste. For more information on the harmful effects of traditional gift cards, be sure to read our Our Vision.
  2. Never Lose a Gift Again. eGift cards ensure that gift cards cannot be lost, allowing recipients or senders to reprint or resend a gift card whenever necessary.
  3. Shop From Home or On The Go. eGift Cards allow individuals to shop from the convenience of home or on the go, making it the ideal gift for the bustling holiday season or any time.
  4. Save Time & Money. A $25 eGift card will cost you $25 dollars, ensuring you will not have to pay convenience fees. Additionally, eGift cards can be delivered by e-mail, saving you the time and money that packaging and shipping requires.
  5. Select from Hundreds of Retailers. The eGift card portal has over a hundred retailers to choose from, assuring that you will find several desirable retailers tailored to your needs and that you are not limited by the constraints of one store, mall, or area code.

About is a portal to the web's eGift cards promoting greener gift giving and reducing the use of wasteful plastic.