You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Business

  • Making food school kids eat
    Eight-year-old Erik Schneider is a picky eater.That can pose a challenge for Marla Schneider, his mother. She’s picky about nutrition.Schneider typically packs the third-grader’s lunch.
  • Consumer spending drops as car sales stall
    WASHINGTON – U.S. consumer spending fell in July, with a drop in auto purchases accounting for most of the weakness. Income growth also slowed. Consumer spending edged down 0.
  • Soaring stocks, dueling forecasts
    NEW YORK – Is it time to cash out of stocks?
Advertisement

Target reveals gift-card snafu

NEW YORK – Target is getting hit with another lump of coal this holiday season.

The country’s second-largest discount retailer says than an unidentified number of gift cards sold during the holidays were not properly activated.

The Minneapolis chain says the number of cards affected was less than 0.1 percent of the total sold and that it will honor the affected cards.

Customers may bring faulty cards to any Target service desk or call 1-800-544-2943 for help.

The snafu comes less than two weeks after Target was hit with a massive data security breach that affected as many as 40 million debit and credit card holders.

Advertisement