Van Gogh was once a resident of Brixton, South London and, that's why he's on their money, also, Brixton's got it's own money.
But, I liked Van Gogh before ever knowing that.
A gift certificate is completely different from cash.
No, it's not. They're both pieces of paper you can exchange for goods and services.
You're missing the point.
Actually, a gift certificate is worse than cash, because you can only use it in one place.
And it expires.
At least it shows some thought.
It shows defective thought. You're trading perfectly good money for something that does the same thing, only not as well.