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eBay Gift Card Balance
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eBay Gift Card FAQs
What is the GiftCards.com eBay Gift Card?
GiftCards.com’s eBay Gift Card is a plastic or digital gift card pre-loaded (also known as an eGift card) with a monetary value. You may purchase this gift card on GiftCards.com and use it to purchase products online at www.ebay.com.
Who can purchase eBay Gift Cards from GiftCards.com?
Any United States resident aged 18 and older with a valid credit card can order with GiftCards.com. Large gift card orders should go through our Corporate Division, OmniCard.com. Please note that international orders will not be accepted.
How are eBay eGift Cards different from eBay Plastic Gift Cards?
eBay Plastic Gift Cards are physical gift cards sent to recipients via mail and eBay eGift Cards are sent via e-mail and can be printed out. Both plastic and eGift cards have no fees or expiration dates and are redeemable online at www.ebay.com.
Where can I use my eBay Gift Card?
You can use your gift card online at www.ebay.com.
Can I let someone else use my eBay eGift Card?
Yes. Just like a plastic gift card, you do not have to provide any ID to use your eGift card.
When does an eBay eGift Card expire?
Most merchant cards on GiftCards.com do not have an expiration date or fees. However, since every merchant is different, please refer to eBay’s specific terms and conditions found on this page, directly underneath the card image.
Is there a dollar limit on my eBay Gift Card?
eBay GiftCards.com Gift Cards can be purchased in amounts ranging from $10 to $500.
What method of payment can I use to purchase eBay Gift Cards?
GiftCards.com accepts Visa®, Mastercard®, Discover®, and American Express® credit and debit cards registered to United States addresses. We don’t presently accept international orders.
Are there any fees associated with eBay eGift Cards?
You will only be charged the face value of the eBay eGift Card. If you choose a eBay Plastic Card there will also be minimal shipping fees. For more information on shipping, please visit our Shipping Calculator page.
Where do you ship eBay Gift Cards?
Gift cards may be shipped to valid street addresses within the United States. We will accept orders from an APO (U.S. military delivery address) address, but can only ship gift cards to residents of the United States. International orders will not be accepted.
How can I place a corporate gift card order for eBay Gift Cards?
You can place an order for eBay Gift Cards in bulk at OmniCard.com.
How are eBay eGift Cards delivered?
eBay eGift Cards are delivered as follows:
- Your recipient will receive an email message from GiftCards.com that contains your message, selected video or picture (if used) and a link to the eGift card.
- The link will take the recipient to the eGift card where it can either be printed, redeemed online, or shown to the clerk at checkout in the merchant location.
- In some cases, the merchant may specify that an eGift card must be used online. Please refer to redemption instructions on this page, directly underneath the card image, for specific instructions.
- You will also receive a confirmation email. If the recipient does not receive the merchant eGift card, instruct the recipient to check email as well as any SPAM or promotion folders or automatic filters for an email from GiftCards.com.
How long does an eBay eGift Card delivery take?
It can sometimes take up to 24 business hours from the time of purchase to deliver the order unless you specify a future delivery date.
What is the shipping time for GiftCards.com’s eBay Gift Cards?
Like all merchant cards on GiftCards.com, orders placed weekdays between 8 AM and 5 PM EST are typically processed within 24 hours of receiving payment. Orders placed over the weekend may take 48 to 72 hours to process. Once processed, gift card delivery is estimated below and is subject to change.
- USPS Standard Mail: Estimate 5-10 business days (USPS does not guarantee delivery dates for First Class Mail)
- USPS Trackable Mail: 5-8 business days
- UPS Ground: 5-8 business days
- Priority: 4-5 business days
- Express: 2-5 business days
How can I check the balance remaining on my eBay Gift Card?
Here’s how to check the balance on your eBay Gift Card:
- You may check the available balance on your eBay Gift Card by logging into your eBay account at www.ebay.com
- Call eBay at 1-866-540-3229
Can I reload my eBay eGift Card after I've spent the full value?
Most merchant gift cards are not reloadable. Once the value of the card is depleted, the card is no longer valid. However, we recommend keeping the gift card until you are certain that items purchased with the card will not need to be returned.
Can I use a GiftCards.com eBay Gift Card to purchase my online order?
Absolutely! Your eBay Gift Card may be used to make purchases online at www.ebay.com.
Can I cancel my purchase of an eBay Gift Card?
Orders are typically shipped within one business day of the order being placed. Once the order has been shipped, it cannot be canceled.
What is eBay Gift Card’s return policy?
eBay Gift Cards are not returnable to GiftCards.com and cannot be redeemed or exchanged for cash (unless required by law), check or credit.
How long should I keep my eBay Gift Card after using as tender for an online purchase?
Please retain your gift card(s) until you have received your online order and are certain that you will not be returning the item.
Are eBay eGift Cards refundable?
Once an eBay eGift Card has been emailed, it is non-refundable. If the intended recipient does not receive the eGift or accidentally deletes it, ask the recipient to check SPAM folders, deleted email folders or automatic filters. If the gift card is not found, contact Customer Service for assistance.
When is my credit card charged for my purchase?
Your credit card is charged at the time of purchase. This purchase will appear on your credit/debit card statement as GiftCards.com.
Can I buy an eBay eGift Card for myself?
You can buy a eBay eGift Card for yourself. To do so, enter your own email address in the “Recipient Email” fields, and enter your own name as the recipient name. Complete the transaction normally. When you receive your eGift card alert (via email), follow the instructions in the message to retrieve and redeem your eGift card.
What exactly does the recipient receive when I send an eBay eGift Card?
On the delivery date you choose, an email is sent from GiftCards.com to the recipient informing them of your gift, with a link to retrieve it online. The link in the email goes to a page showing eBay eGift Card you created, its value and eGift card number. This page also gives simple instructions for redeeming the eGift card.
Can I buy eBay Gift Cards from GiftCards.com and have you send it to someone else?
Yes! GiftCards.com can ship your eBay Gift Card to anyone with a valid street address within the United States or you can purchase an eGift card and have it emailed to your recipient.
When is the eBay eGift Card sent to the recipient?
The eGift card alert message is sent to the recipient on the date you choose. The delivery date is pre-set to the current date, so if you do not select a different date, the alert message is sent on the same day as your purchase, within hours or sooner after your transaction is complete.
How do I know the recipient actually received the eGift card I sent them?
When the recipient receives the eGift card, you will receive an email message confirming delivery, and a message notifying you that the eGift card has been viewed.
Is my order secure?
The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow generally accepted standards to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and once it is received, including encrypting the transmission of any sensitive information, such as payment card information. If you have any questions about the security of your personal information, you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
What if my eBay Gift Card is lost or stolen?
Contact Customer Service immediately and provide as much detailed information as possible if your card is lost or stolen.
What if someone makes a copy of my printed eBay eGift Card?
You must safeguard your eGift card for your own protection. If someone makes a copy of your eGift card and redeems it for the full amount, your copy will have no value. No matter how many copies are made, the value of the eGift card is tied to the gift card number. When that number is used, the value of the purchase is deducted from the eGift card.
Why was my eBay Gift Card order canceled?
Gift card orders are cancelled for the following reasons:
- Information provided does not match the information on file at your bank
- Delivery address deemed undeliverable
- Your order was not confirmed with our automated call system