News About The Gift Card Industry (Page 19)

The gift card industry changes quickly. Stay up-to-date on all things gift cards with our latest articles covering Bankruptcies, new websites, changing regulations, fraud, mobile gift cards, electronic gift cards and more.


October 1, 2018

FAQs: Gift Card Expiration Dates, Fees And More

Gift cards do not and cannot expire in less than five years of the purchase date. However, it’s important to remember that there may be fees associated with an expired card, causing funds to be drained from the balance. Learn more about rules, regulations and suggestions on what to do with an expired gift card. Gift Card Expiration In the past, …

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August 29, 2018

How To Redeem An iTunes Gift Card

If you’re lucky enough to have an iTunes gift card, it’s time to get shopping! Whether you’re a music fan, book worm, movie lover, or game junkie; all you have to do is follow these steps to redeem and use your iTunes gift card. How To Redeem An iTunes Gift Card Find the 16-digit redemption code on the back of the …

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August 6, 2018

Redeem And Use Your Amazon Gift Cards

It’s time to put your Amazon gift card to good use. Whether you’re purchasing a year’s worth of Kleenex or trying to find a new computer, the steps below will teach you how to use your Amazon gift card. How To Redeem Your Amazon Gift Card Find the claim code on the back of the Amazon gift card Go to the …

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July 31, 2018

The Skinny On Electronic Gift Cards

Wondering what the deal is with electronic gift cards? Read below to learn more. What Is An Electronic Gift Card An electronic gift card is also known as a digital, virtual, mobile or eGift card. While they’re like plastic or physical cards they come in the form of a gift code. How Do You Send An …

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June 27, 2018

How to Use A Google Play Gift Card

A Google Play gift card can purchase anything from Android apps to eBooks. But there’s only one catch…you’re missing out if the gift card isn’t being used! The tips below will help you quickly and easily redeem your Google Play gift card. Redeem Google Play Gift Card 1. Go to the Google Play Store app on your phone or tablet 2. …

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May 30, 2018

How To Send Digital Gift Cards

Use these 7 steps to easily send an electronic gift card. How To Send Electronic Gift Cards 1. Pick the brand of your choice. The majority of stores have digital gift cards available for purchase but there are still a select few who only carry plastic. Have a backup brand in mind if the store you want doesn’t provide …

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May 23, 2018

Where To Sell Your Gift Card For Cash

Let’s paint the picture. Sweet Aunt Gertrude hands you a birthday card. Inside is a gift card for a store that, to put it nicely, you just don’t like. While you appreciate the gesture, you haven’t shopped at that store in nearly 15 years. So, what do you do? You can’t tell her you won’t use it. And you know you can’t re-gift it because …

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May 3, 2018

Get Cash And Discounts With Gift Cards

Wondering about what to do with a gift card you won't use? Or how about saving more at your favorite stores? This manual discusses what you need to know about buying and selling gift cards. Sell A Gift Card Chances are you have extra cash in your junk drawer, wallet or purse. And, no, I’m not talking about dollar bills or coins. I’m talking about …

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April 11, 2018

How Much Money Is On My Amazon Gift Card

Amazon gift cards are great! They can be used to purchase nearly anything. But the gift card isn’t doing you much good if you don’t know how much the card is worth! Use the steps below to check the balance on your Amazon gift card. How Much Money Is On My Amazon Gift Card Visit ‘ …

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April 4, 2018

2018 Saving And Spending Trends

Gift Card Granny surveyed more than 3,000 members to determine the latest money saving and spending trends for 2018. Data surrounding financial topics such as spending habits, investing and monthly savings was analyzed. 68% of respondents stated they could do a better job of saving money. Only 27% expressed satisfaction with their saving efforts. 77% of respondents own a rewards credit card, with 40% earning …

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