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Tips and tricks

  1. Sign up for Hot Topic emails. When you subscribe to the Hot Topic email newsletter, you will be the first to hear of new promotions and sales. You will also get sent exclusive coupons and discounts.
  2. Get deals and coupons. Go tot he coupons & deals page on for active sales, promo codes, and coupons.
  3. Check out their flash sales. Hot Topic is sort of famous for its flash sales. You can recognize the sale on the website by the large banner at the top of the page counting down the seconds until the sale ends. These sales have the best deals all year.

Answers to your questions about Hot Topic gift cards

Where are Hot Topic gift cards sold?

Gift cards can be purchased both in-store and online at You may also be able to find Hot Topic gift cards at other retailers like grocery stores and malls however it is not guaranteed that any given location will have a gift card.

However, you can always find a deal on Hot Topic gift cards right here at Gift Card Granny.

What type of gift cards does Hot Topic offer?

Hot Topic offers traditional plastic gift cards and eGift cards. Both forms can be used online or in-store. 

Where can I check the balance on my Hot Topic gift card?

There are a few different ways you can check your Hot Topic gift card balance.

Do Hot Topic gift cards expire?

No, your Hot Topic gift card will never expire. In fact, gift cards offered through Gift Card Granny have a 100% lifetime guarantee to never expire or lose value.

Can you return a Hot Topic gift card?

No, gift cards cannot be returned to Hot Topic under any circumstances.

Can I use my Hot Topic Gift Card online?

Yes, of course! Your Hot Topic gift card can be applied to any online order, phone order, or in-store purchase. To apply your gift card to an online order, you will need your gift card number present. Checkout as you normally would, then when you get to the payment method, choose the gift card option. You will be prompted to enter the gift card number.

How much can I buy a gift card for?

Buy one for as little as $10 or as much as $100. There are a wide variety of denominations to choose from.

Does Hot Topic have a policy to replace lost gift cards?

If something happens and you misplace, damage, or believe your gift card has been stolen, contact customer service immediately. This way, if the gift card has some remaining value they can cancel the card and reissue a new one with the leftover balance. It is important to keep your gift card number in case this happens.

About Hot Topic

Hot Topic has over 600 stores where you can find the best in pop culture, rock fashion, and accessories. 

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