Amazon’s gift card is the form of virtual money which can be used to buy products from their website. You might have heard of Amazon gift card giveaways on social media websites and might have one of them. We can easily create a gift card and can send it to anyone in form of giveaway or can use it later. A gift card is expired after one year of issuance. e.g if you’ve ordered a gift card on 01-01-2017 then it’ll expire on 01-01-2018 and can’t be used. So, it’s recommended to use the gift card as soon as possible. Basically, the card consists of the token number just like the ATM card number but the token number is everything. If someone knows your token number, he/she can use t to buy products from the Amazon. In this article, we’ll explain everything about Amazon’s gift card and how to use Amazon gift card.
Let’s say you want to buy an item from Amazon website using your gift card which is worth 100$. The first thing you need to know about is that there are only selected products which can be purchased using the gift card. Also, we can use the card on products ranging from 0.15-300 (approx. may vary). Now, take an example that your gift card is worth 500$, now if you purchase an item worth 100$, rest of the amount will remain on the card. Also, if purchase amount exceeds than the card’s value, rest of the payment needs to be paid using any payment method as per required. So, we can say that it’s flexible to use the gift card to purchase things from Amazon online shopping website. All you need to take care is, just finish the card’s value within 1 year or it’ll become useless after one year. We’ve shown the step by step procedure to use Amazon gift card.
Step By Step Process To Use Amazon Gift Card
Before proceeding, we want to let you know that you can either add your gif card’s funds to your Amazon account or can use t only while purchasing items. We’ve shown the process for both things and it’s your choice whether to use the card while shopping or adding the funds to your account.
Add Amazon Gift Card Funds To Your Account
- Log in to your Amazon account.
- Once you’re logged in, click on your name in the Menu and it’ll open your account details.
- Now, select Gift Cards.
- On the next page, select Redeem A Gift Card option.
- Enter your claim code and click on Check button.
- Amazon will then verify whether the code is real or not.
- Once your code is successfully verified, select Add To Your Balance option.
You’ve successfully redeemed your Amazon gift card. You can now use the redeemed value to purchase things on Amazon.
Users who want to use the card while purchasing items should follow the steps given below. Keep in mind that if the value of the card is more than the product you’re purchasing, the balance will still remain on your card. But, if the amount exceeds the gift card’s value, then you probably have to pay the rest using any payment method.
How To Purchase From Amazon Using Amazon Gift Card
- Browse the product you want to purchase.
- On the checkout page, select Gift Cards & Promotional Codes.
- Then enter the code and click Apply.
- Click on Continue and you’ve successfully placed your order by paying through Amazon’s gift card.
This is the complete guide to using the Amazon gift card. You can enjoy it any way you want to. It’s flexible to use just like your ATM card. There are no formalities to redeem it. Just enter your code and buy whatever you want to. If you’ve placed a wrong order, you can cancel Amazon order without any charges and cashback will be given quickly as per process. If you’ve some questions regarding the article or the process we’ve shown then feel free to comment down below. We hope that you’re able to use Amazon gift card now.