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how to buy gift cards

Buying Basics

Discounted gift cards is the new way to save money. By buying discounted gift cards for less than face value, you get more for less from your favorite brands! Depending on the retailer, you can save up to 35% on the purchase.

  • Choose from more than 400 retailers, including best-sellers Target, Home Depot, Starbucks, and TJ Maxx.
    • Click the Buy a Gift Card link at the top of any page on the site or
    • Type your favorite retailer into the search box or
    • Add as many cards as you like to your shopping cart.
  • Sign in to your CardCash account. If you are a new user you can create a new account in a few easy steps!
  • When you are ready to complete your purchase, simply choose your method of payment.
  • Pay with a credit card, PayPal account or ACH checking account withdrawal.
  • If you selected digital e-Gift Cards, click “submit order” and your order will be sent to the email address we have on file within 24 hours (pending approval).
  • If you are purchasing physical gift cards go ahead and select a shipping method. We will send the gift cards to the billing address for the credit card you use. Click “submit order”, and then we'll mail you the gift card.
Buy Gift Cards
About CardCash Gift CardsAt CardCash we buy unused gift cards from millions of Americans and then sell those gift cards at a discount to you. What does that mean for you as a buyer?At CardCash we buy your unused gift cards and then sell those gift cards at a discount to others. So, what does that mean?

Some of the denominations of our gift cards are unusual because we literally sell the gift cards we buy in our marketplace. If someone sells us a partially used gift card for $127.93, we buy that card, and then sell it to you at a discount. The card value remains $127.93.

Alerts

If you can't find the gift card you are looking for and the retailer is an approved CardCash retailer, you can set an alert, and we will email you as soon as the card(s) you want become available.

You can even choose a price range that you are looking for. Our inventory is updated multiple times a day, so gift cards become available frequently and popular gift cards get purchased quickly when they become available.

Shipping Information

Standard shipping is FREE at CardCash! If you want to get your gift card sooner, you can contact our customer service at [email protected]

If you purchased a physical card, it will be mailed to the United States billing address you used for the purchase. We send your package through the US Postal Service, so shipping times vary depending upon your location. Here's an estimate of what you can expect:

Shipping OptionArrives within
FREE Standard USPS shipping1-5 business days *
USPS Priority1-3 business days *
USPS First Class with Tracking1-3 business days *
*depending on location

Once you place your order, you can track by clicking on the Order Status tab available on any page on our website.
At this time we do not accept any orders from outside the United States, but we are constantly growing. We are keeping a list of country requests from our customers. Please email us at [email protected]with the name of your country so we can include it on our list, and we will let you know as soon as we are in your area.

Identity Verification

Depending on the type of gift card you are buying, we may require you to verify your identity before the purchase can be completed. Once you are verified in our system, you will not need to be verified again unless your CardCash account information changes.

If you must verify your identity, you will be notified when you buy your gift card(s). To verify your identity, we will call the phone number on your CardCash account. If this verification is required, your order will be processed only after you have verified your identity.

Returns

All sales are final though you can resell your gift card through CardCash if you would like to cash it in. Of course, our CardCash Guarantee ensures that your gift card is a valid gift card, and that its actual value equals the value you purchased. If you have any problems with your order, please email us at [email protected].

Volume Buyers

If you have are interested in buying gift cards in large volumes, please contact us at: [email protected] and and a member of our bulk buying team will reach out to you. All order over $1,000 are eligible for additional savings when paying via ACH checking.

Problem Resolution

We've got you covered! Please consult the CardCash Guarantee to learn more about the protections we provide, and don't hesitate to email us at [email protected]