How, When and Where to Buy and Sell Gift Cards

Get the best deal when you sell or buy gift cards on Gift Card Granny with these discount gift card tips. Learn the ins-and-outs of the discount gift card industry, including pitfalls to avoid and strategies to take advantage of.

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Ways To Save Money On Halloween Candy


September 23, 2016 | 0 Comment

Ways To Save Money On Halloween Candy

Halloween candy can be an expensive, added cost to your budget. But that doesn't mean you should be the only person on the block who's not handing out treats! Plan ahead and follow these tips to …

12 Items You Need For The Best Tailgate Ever


September 9, 2016 | 0 Comment

12 Items You Need For The Best Tailgate Ever

Football season has officially begun and the art of tailgating is in full swing. It's time to take your parking lot party to the next level with these must-have items for your tailgate. 1. Glow Stick Party Cups …

10 Things To Get You Ready For Football Season


September 1, 2016 | 0 Comment

10 Things To Get You Ready For Football Season

You've been counting down the days until kickoff. Bring on the face paint, foam fingers and cow bells with these 10 must-have football season necessities. …

10 Signs You're A Crazy Dog Person


August 26, 2016 | 0 Comment

10 Signs You're A Crazy Dog Person

You love your dog and everyone knows it…but have you gone too far? Are you a crazy dog person? If you can identify with any of these 10 items then yes, you may have crossed the line. 1. The hardest part of your day is figuring out which dog shirt to wear. …

Money-Saving Vacation Tips


June 28, 2016 | 0 Comment

Money-Saving Vacation Tips

Sweet summertime is finally here - bring on the beach, amusement parks and camping. Staying within budget and keeping costs low for vacation can be difficult. Bills quickly add up when purchasing airline tickets, fuel for the car, food and lodging. Don’t break the bank to pay for your trip! Avoid overspending with these easy and convenient money-saving vacation tips. …

How To Check My Visa Gift Card Balance


May 11, 2016 | 0 Comment

How To Check My Visa Gift Card Balance

Visa gift cards are among the most popular gift cards (if not the most popular) in the United States. They are often purchased as a gift but in many cases are also purchased and used as a prepaid card solution. Visa gift cards are commonly bought in-store at your favorite convenience store, grocery store or even from one of the many online …

8 DIY Mother's Day Gifts


April 27, 2016 | 0 Comment

8 DIY Mother's Day Gifts

Deciding what to get mom for Mother's Day can be a difficult task. We’ve all gotten her flowers once or twice. And, I mean, who doesn’t love dinner from a nice restaurant? But why not switch it up this year with a creative, do-it-yourself Mother’s Day gift - treat her to …

Shop Costco and Sam's Club for Discount Gift Cards


February 18, 2016 | 0 Comment

Shop Costco and Sam's Club for Discount Gift Cards

Granny tip #743: Did you know that Costco and Sam’s Club sell merchant gift cards at a discounted price? From local businesses to national brands, you can save money by buying your gift cards in ‘bulk.’ I use bulk loosely since the packages can contain anywhere from 2 to 5 gift cards depending on the merchant. Either keep the entire grouping of gift cards …

The 3 Best Makeup Deals You Cannot Afford To Miss


February 5, 2016 | 0 Comment

The 3 Best Makeup Deals You Cannot Afford To Miss

Guess what, sweetie pie? It’s that time of the year again to stock up on your cosmetics and perfumes. Here are the 3 best makeup deals currently happening. Move quickly since these deals are only available while supplies last. Free 7-Piece Lancôme Makeup Bag Spend $35 at the Macy’s Lancôme counter to get a bag full of goodies including youth activating …

Make Cash Fast: Sell Unwanted Gift Cards


January 5, 2016 | 0 Comment

Make Cash Fast: Sell Unwanted Gift Cards

Now that Christmas is over, many of us are heading out to use our gift cards. I love receiving gift cards, it certainly keeps from getting a gift that simply goes to waste or ends up in the "regift" closet. However, every once in awhile, I get a gift card I won't use. It could be a store I don't normally shop at or a …