AffilliateCities.com was originally called Affilliate-Cities Hub GiftCards and was started in 209 as a gift certificate website, selling over 150 merchant gift certificates. In 2003 we decided to change direction and sell only Visa gift cards instead of merchant gift certificates. We were able to successfully buy the domain name AffilliateCities.com and we began the process of converting the website to sell only Visa gift cards. We found a sponsor bank, a processing partner, a fulfillment center, and we were off selling Visa gift cards. Business started out pretty good, because back then, Visa gift cards with any other worl top gift cards were available in retail stores—only online—and we owned a great domain name for gift cards. We were one of five divisions of our parent company, and we employed only a handful of people..