Gift Cards 101: Did You Know?

There is no time like the ‘present’ to start enjoying gift cards! 🙂 Their popularity is easy to understand. Back in the day, the consumer gifting market was taken by storm when retailers began selling gift cards. Now, they are standard fare, enjoyed by many! Everyone knows that gift cards are convenient, valuable and make terrific gifts. Here are some fun facts for the Gift Cards 101 class.

Gift Cards 101

Did You Know?

Learn more — and enjoy — gift cards with these fun facts!

  • Gift cards are a *really* popular Wish List item — everyone wants one.
  • People love to receive gift cards. That’s because they can choose exactly what they want from their favorite store.
  • Giving gift cards is easy and fun. Plus, they’re affordable with available denominations starting at just $5.
  • Some people prefer digital gift cards. Others love plastic. All good.
  • For those of us that trouble justifying purchasing expensive items for ourselves, luxury gift cards are ideal. Spoil ’em!
  • Quick send options like text and email bring surprise and delight.
  • With so many payment options to choose from, gift cards are easy to buy. Whether you prefer credit cards, PayPal or cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, Dash or more — the answer is always Yes.
  • There are more kinds of gift cards than you can imagine! At, you’ll find more than 300 of the most popular and well loved retail and restaurant brands.
RestaurantsElectronics Apparel & Wearables
Streaming & GamingDepartment StoresArts & Crafts
Sports & OutdoorsHealth & BeautyTeens, Tweens, Kids
Fuel & AutoHoliday GiftsHome & Garden
Travel ExperiencesCharityJust for Fun!

Shop at for hundreds of retail brands in these categories and more!
  • With photos and personal messages, your warm and loving intentions shine brightly through.
  • The free digital wallet bundled with an account makes managing and spending your gift cards secure and effortless.
  • Some gift cards can be used at more than one place because they’re owned by the same parent company (like GAP Options and Landry’s)
  • Gone are the days of collecting $20 from each parent at the soccer game. Group gifts are here!
  • If you *REALLY* don’t know what to buy them, the ever flexible eGifter Choice Card is the ultimate. #freedomofchoice

Written by Team eGifter