Gift Cards will be activated 24-hours after your credit card has been charged. May not be redeemed for cash and may not be used with any other offers or promotions. Gift Cards for events must be redeemed/used by event date. If Gift Cards for non-events are not redeemed by the expiration date, redemption for amount paid but unused may be received for up to five years from issue date. For certificates unredeemed for a merchant no longer in business, a credit will be issued to your Today's Deal account for the amount paid. For questions, contact the above website, or call The Pantagraph 309-820-3359.