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  • Raise sells cut-price giftcards while you shop
  • Raise sells cut-price giftcards while you shop
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Raise sells cut-price giftcards while you shop

How much money do you think is sitting unspent on gift cards? Some estimates put the figure as high as $41 billion. Now, gift card marketplace Raise is on a mission to put those few pounds in forgotten change stuck on cards from that store you hate back into circulation.

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