Everything you need to know about digital gift cards

Gift cards make it easier to pay for products and services, but do you know what is even more convenient than the usual branded plastic gift cards, digital gift cards. In this article, I tell you everything you need to know about digital gift cards.

About Gift Cards

Gift cards are prepaid cards used as an alternative method of payment for the purchase of products and services. They are used in retail stores, restaurants, and just about anywhere they are accepted.

They exist in two forms, Physical Cards and Gift Cards, also called Codes and Digital Gift Cards.

But today we are going to focus on digital gift cards.

Digital gift cards

These are also known as Ecodes and Electronic Gift Cards. These are electronic codes purchased online and sent to your email address or phone number.

Retail stores, banks or appropriate outlets (eg restaurants) issue these codes and they are redeemed at those outlets or any location that accepts them. They are used to purchase items and/or services.

Digital cards like Apple Gift Cards, Steam Gift Cardsand Google Play Gift Cards are popular cards that can be redeemed at appropriate stores.

Note that you can only redeem certain digital codes online.

Benefits of digital gift codes

  1. Freedom of choice:

Like all forms of gift vouchers, digital cards give you the freedom to choose what you want to buy up to the amount shown on the card.

  1. More practical:

As these are not physical cards that you have to carry around, they are more convenient as the details are on your device and you have access to them at all times.

  1. They cannot be lost:

Unlike physical cards which you can misplace, digital codes are ordered online and sent to your email address or phone number (whichever is provided), and the details are easily accessible via your device and the contact details provided.

  1. You can resell them for cash:

Yes, it’s true! With gift card exchanges, you can sell your Egift card for cash. The process is transparent and fast. For more information on redeeming gift cards, Click here.

Examples of electronic gift cards

  1. Visa electronic gift card
  2. Amazon eGift Card
  3. Bestbuy eGift Card
  4. Apple eGift Card
  5. Google Play eGift Card

And more!


With the rapid rise of technology, the process of redeeming digital codes is much smoother and easier when purchasing items and people are getting more into it because who doesn’t want a simpler life? , is not it ?

The world is changing and technology has made almost every aspect of our lives easier, even with gifts, shopping and shopping services.

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Michael N. Clark