About Visa Gift Cards
Visa is the world's most widely-accepted credit card company. They help over 200 countries connect people, governments, businesses and financial institutions. From financial inclusion to advancing digital currency, Visa offers its consumers and clients secure and cutting edge solutions to their financial needs.
Adding Visa Gift Cards to Apple Pay or Google Pay
Before you add a Visa Gift Card to your Apple Pay or Google Pay accounts, make sure it's activated.Apple Pay
If you already have Apple Pay set up on your device, open the Wallet app and tap the plus sign icon (+) or “Add card”. Take a picture of the gift card with your phone or manually enter in the information. Tap next. If need be, verify the card with the issuing bank or gift card provider. After confirming, tap next.Google Pay
Open the Google Pay app and tap “Payment.” Then, tap the plus sign icon (+) or “Add credit or debit card” button. You can take a photo of the Visa Gift Card or enter it in yourself. You may be asked to verify your payment method before proceeding. Enter in the provided verification code.
Activate your Visa Gift Card
To activate a Gift Card Granny Visa gift card, visit our Activate Visa page and enter in the 16-digit gift card number and 3-digit security code.
If you obtained a Visa gift card from another provider, there should be a phone number you can call or a website you can visit to activate your card. Make sure the gift card information is handy when you make the call or visit the website.
Check your Visa Gift Card balance
Please have your gift card ready when you check the balance.
If you purchased or received a Visa gift card right from Gift Card Granny, visit our Visa balance check page for current balance information.
For Visa gift cards not purchased on Gift Card Granny, you must contact the financial institution responsible for your gift card in order to check the balance— Visa is unique in that it doesn’t provide gift card balances or transaction information for its gift cards.
Here are the most common issuing banks and providers of Visa gift cards:
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Visa Gift Card Fees
See our Visa Gift Card fee schedule.