one for them, one for you
Gift cards aren't just an easy present — they're big business, with the industry projected to reach $160 billion this year, according to Gift Card Granny. Restaurant gift cards remain popular, and stiff competition for your dollars means many chains are offering limited-time bonuses with holiday gift card purchases. As with regular gift cards, be sure to read the fine print; most of these promotional cards are good for only a couple of months, and you'll often have to use them in a single transaction. Here are 60 places where you can snag a little something for yourself while checking people off your list.