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Safeway Gift Card General FAQs
What is the GiftCards.com Safeway Gift Card?
GiftCards.com’s Safeway 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 order goods or services (restrictions apply) at any Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, Carrs, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Haggen, Acme, Jewel, Shaw’s and Star Markets store locations. At this time, gift cards cannot be used for online orders (for pickup or delivery).
Who can purchase Safeway Gift Cards from GiftCards.com?
Any United States resident aged 18 and older can order with GiftCards.com. Large gift card orders should be placed at OmniCard.com. Please note that international orders will not be accepted.
How are Safeway eGift Cards different from Safeway Plastic Gift Cards?
Safeway Plastic Gift Cards are physical gift cards sent to recipients via mail and Safeway eGift Cards are sent via e-mail and are required to be printed out. Both plastic and eGift cards have no fees or expiration dates.
Where can I use my Safeway Gift Card?
You can use your Safeway Gift Card at Albertsons, Safeway, Vons, Pavilions, Carrs, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Haggen, Acme, Jewel, Shaw’s and Star Markets store locations.
Can I let someone else use my Safeway eGift Card?
Yes. Just like a plastic gift card, you do not have to provide an ID to use your eGift card.
When does a Safeway eGift Card expire?
There is no expiration date for your Safeway eGift Card.
Is there a dollar limit on my Safeway Gift Card?
Safeway GiftCards.com Gift Cards can be purchased in amounts ranging from $10 to $500.
What method of payment can I use to purchase Safeway 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 a Safeway eGift Card?
eGifts are delivered electronically and can only be used for online or over the phone purchases. There are no shipping or purchase fees for Safeway eGift Cards.
Where do you ship Safeway 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 and P.O. boxes will not be accepted.
How can I place a corporate gift card order for Safeway Gift Cards?
You can place an order for Safeway Gift Cards in bulk at OmniCard.com.
How are Safeway eGift Cards delivered?
Safeway eGift Cards are delivered as follows:
- Your recipient will receive an email message from GiftCards.com that contains a link to the Safeway Gift Card.
- The link will take the recipient to GiftCards.com and prompt the user to enter the email address that received the eGift card and a captcha must be completed. From there, they will be taken to a page that has a link to the activation page.
- You will also receive a confirmation email. If the recipient does not receive the merchant eGift card, instruct the recipient to check their email as well as any SPAM, promotion folders or automatic filters for an email from GiftCards.com.
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How long does a Safeway 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 Safeway 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 Safeway Gift Card?
You may check the available balance on your Safeway Gift Card in two ways:
- Visit any Safeway store and ask a cashier to check the balance for you.
- Call Safeway at 1-888-413-5003.
Can I reload my eGift card after I've spent the full value?
Safeway GiftCards.com 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. We offer reloadable cards to corporate customers at OmniCard.com.
Can I use a GiftCards.com Safeway Gift Card to purchase my online order?
Safeway Gift Cards cannot be used to make purchases online at this time.
Can I cancel my purchase of a Safeway eGift Card?
Orders are typically emailed to your recipient within a few hours of the order being placed. Once the order has been emailed, it cannot be canceled.
What is the Safeway Gift Card return policy and what are the product exceptions?
Safeway Gift Cards are not returnable and cannot be redeemed or exchanged for cash (unless required by law), check, credit, or payment on any credit or loan account deposits.
How long should I keep my Safeway Gift Card after using as tender?
Please retain your gift card(s) until you have picked it up at a store location and are certain that you will not be returning the item.
Are Safeway eGift Cards refundable?
Once a Safeway eGift Card has been e-mailed, it is non-refundable. If the intended recipient does not receive the e-card 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.
Can I buy a Safeway eGift Card for myself?
Currently, the only way is to have the eGift card sent to your own email address. When you receive the card, click the link to activate and claim the gift card. Upon activation, you should then be able to print a copy of the eGift.
What exactly does the recipient receive when I send a Safeway 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 the Safeway eGift Card you created, its value and eGift card number. This page also gives simple instructions for redeeming the eGift card.
Can I buy Safeway Gift Cards from GiftCards.com and have you send it to someone else?
Yes! GiftCards.com can ship your Safeway 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 Safeway 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 completed.
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 an additional 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, Customer Service.
What if my Safeway eGift 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 Safeway 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 Safeway 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
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