Return the Gift Card to the Issuing Retailer
The retailer may exchange the card for cash, but at a discounted rate.
For example, the issuer may refund 90% or less of the face value of the card.
The issuer they refuse to accept a return of the gift card unless you have the purchase receipt.
Can you redeem a gift card for cash?
The fastest way to get cash for a gift card is to sell your card at a Gift Card Exchange kiosk—the yellow one. It’s yellow, it accepts gift cards in one of two ways and prints out a voucher for cash or delivers a Visa® gift card in exchange immediately. Then all you do is take the voucher to a cashier and get paid.
Can I return an unused gift card?
Almost every retailer has a policy that gift cards, once purchased, cannot be returned nor refunded. You may be able to get some store manager to refund a gift card if it’s the store where you originally purchased it and for the same retailer.
Can you exchange a gift card for cash at Walmart?
The cards Walmart collects will be re-sold on CardCash.com, a large online gift card exchange. The site is one of several of a similar nature that see a ton of business after the holidays as consumers dump their unwanted cards for cash or swaps. It competes with sites like Cardhub, Cardpool, Coinstar and more.
Where can I sell my gift cards for cash in person?
Why Sell Gift Cards for Cash?
- Online Gift Card Resellers. A variety of online gift card resellers will give you a cash offer for an unwanted gift card.
- Mall Kiosks and Other Stores.
- Service Centers.
- Grocery Store Machines.
- Online Auctions and Classified.