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Reliable site for selling gift cards

190 84 September 3, 2019 at 12:02 AM
I have some giftcards from Apple Store that I may never use. what is best way to convert it to cash or something more useful?
Anyone has experience with raise.com?

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Generally, most of those buy back gift card places will cost you a decent percentage of the gift card. Raise for example, at best will give you 85%. You can try selling it on Ebay, but you will lose 13%+shipping costs and obviously will have to sell somewhat below the face value to get someone to buy it (and run the risk of getting scammed)...not worth it at all.

Your best bet is to offer it for like 10% off to a friend or relative that is an Apple fan boy, trade it with said same for some other gift card they have that you may be able to use or to give it as a gift to someone instead of what you usually might buy them. There are enough Apple fan boys around who mindlessly buy their grossly overpriced products and it should not be too difficult to unload Apple gift cards lol. Usually you have to revert to the resellers like Raise for stuff to much less popular places.

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I dont mind seling at 85% lost if it minimize chance of getting scammed. Is raise.com or cardcash.com reliable? Any risk on the seller end of getting scammed for selling eGiftcard? I dont want buyer using it and then claim there was no balance on it and want a refund/dispute.

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Generally, most of those buy back gift card places will cost you a decent percentage of the gift card. Raise for example, at best will give you 85%. You can try selling it on Ebay, but you will lose 13%+shipping costs and obviously will have to sell somewhat below the face value to get someone to buy it (and run the risk of getting scammed)...not worth it at all.

Your best bet is to offer it for like 10% off to a friend or relative that is an Apple fan boy, trade it with said same for some other gift card they have that you may be able to use or to give it as a gift to someone instead of what you usually might buy them. There are enough Apple fan boys around who mindlessly buy their grossly overpriced products and it should not be too difficult to unload Apple gift cards lol. Usually you have to revert to the resellers like Raise for stuff to much less popular places.

My 2 cents.
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I dont mind seling at 85% lost if it minimize chance of getting scammed. Is raise.com or cardcash.com reliable? Any risk on the seller end of getting scammed for selling eGiftcard? I dont want buyer using it and then claim there was no balance on it and want a refund/dispute.

I can't speak to that. They are generally not something I would use since they rip people off on the trade in and do not offer a serious enough discount on a purchase to be worth the hassle.
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I have some giftcards from Apple Store that I may never use. what is best way to convert it to cash or something more useful?
Anyone has experience with raise.com?
I post on Craigslist offering to meet up at a store. I buy what they want with the gift card and then hand the item to them and they give me the cash.
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