Cash for Your Gift Cards

By | January 5, 2017
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Cash for Your Gift Cards

This tip is for everyone in the USA who has gift cards they don’t want

While I certainly appreciate EB’s thoughtfulness, I really have no need for the Victoria’s Secret or Mandy’s Manicure gift cards she gave me for Christmas. If you’ve received gift cards you know you’ll never use, and you don’t want to hurt the giver’s feelings, we’re going to show you a couple ways to get cash for those gift cards you don’t want.

The fastest, easiest way to turn gift cards into cash, is to use a Coinstar Kiosk. There are Coinstar Exchange Kiosks across the country. To see where the nearest Coinstar Exchange Kiosk that will turn your unused gift card to cash, visit this page.

Coinstar says:

“Sell your gift cards for cash—instantly

Carrying around gift cards you won’t use? Exchange them for cash and buy the things you really want.

Visit our bright yellow kiosk to sell your gift cards in your local grocery store. We’ll make you an offer on the spot and, if you accept, you’ll get your cash right in the store.

Coinstar ™ Exchange accepts gift cards from more than 150 stores and restaurants. You can sell more than one card at a time and the kiosks are located in grocery stores where you already shop…” 

You will, on average, receive between 60-85% of your card’s value.  If you accept, you will have to  verify your identity using a credit card and driver’s license, you will then get a printed voucher you can exchange for cash at the store’s customer service area. You must exchange the voucher in the same store where it was printed.

For even more info and to see how it works, visit this page.

If you don’t have a Coinstar Exchange Kiosk convenient, you can try Card Cash .You can sell your gift cards for cash or buy discounted gift cards (with a balance guarantee) at Card Cash. Card Cash says…

“Have gift cards you don’t want or that you will never use? Don’t leave that money in a drawer collecting dust. CardCash will pay you up to 92% of the card value and has a variety of payment options. Get an offer now.”

A $50 gift card from Home Depot would fetch around $40 at Card Cash.

There are other options too, but these are the fastest ways to get cash for your gift cards.

Anybody want to bid on my Victoria’s Secret $100 gift card? They don’t make anything in my size 🙂

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