Duo Busted For $80,000 Target Gift Card Scam

Duo Busted For $80,000 Target Gift Card Scam

We at Consumerist have always warned of the downside to buying gift cards, but we never thought to tell you not to buy gift cards with stolen credit cards and then use those gift cards to buy $80,000 worth of electronics at Target. Because that’s exactly what a pair of gentlemen stand accused of doing at Target stores in Long Island. [More]

Target Wants To Scan My ID To Buy Canned Air

Target Wants To Scan My ID To Buy Canned Air

If you’re buying beer or renting a car, you probably understand why someone would want to see a photo ID. But Consumerist reader GyroMight was perplexed when he went to pick up some aerosol computer duster at Target and had to fork over his license to make the purchase. [More]