How Do I Turn My Coinstar Gift Card Into Cash?

Coinstar’s new “Coinstar Exchange” kiosks will give you cash for them.

Coinstar Exchange kiosks—not to be confused with regular Coinstar kiosks—scan your unused gift cards with at least a $20 balance on them and make you an “offer.” The offer is typically 60-85% of the balance remaining on your gift card.

Can you get cash for gift cards at Coinstar?

The new Coinstar Exchange kiosks allow you to sell your gift cards for instant cash at your local grocery stores. If you need immediate cash for your gift cards from over 150 stores, then you can instantly exchange gift cards for cash right in your local grocery store at Coinstar Exchange kiosks.

What gift cards can you get from Coinstar?

Options gift cards can be redeemed at Gap, Old Navy, Banana Republic and Athleta stores across the US, Canada and Puerto Rico, and online at gap.com, oldnavy.com, bananarepublic.com, and athleta.com. Four brands, one card. OptionsCard. There’s absolutely NO FEE when you cash in at Coinstar for Gap Options.

How can I get cash for my gift card?

Here’s the fastest way to get cash for gift cards:

  • Check the balance of your gift card.
  • Take the gift card to a Gift Card Exchange kiosk.
  • Enter the gift card information into the system.
  • Review the cash back offer and decide if you want to accept it.
  • Upon acceptance, print the voucher.

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.