We’ve written several articles on eShopBlog about how to save money using discounted gift cards and where these cards can be purchased. There’s absolutely no risk if you buy from Costco because the gift cards are new and unused. There’s very minimal risk if you buy from places like Plastic Jungle Gift Cards, Cardpool Gift Cards, and ABC Gift Cards because they will guarantee the amount on the card. Even buying gift cards off eBay is pretty safe because eBay’s buyer protection policies are in place and eBay sellers are very proud of their seller ratings and feedback.
Buying gift cards off Craigslist, however…
While most gift card sellers on Craigslist are honest, there are a few who do try to take advantage of naive folks or those that are too trustworthy. Folks that have been scammed by sellers on Craigslist will sometimes post their story on Craigslist to warn other buyers and the stories usually go something like this:
28 December 2012
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